Clay Aiken

Clay Aiken

Clay Aiken  American Singer


Who is he dating right now?

Clay Aiken is currently single.


Clay Aiken has been in relationships with Jeff Walters (2010 - 2011), Devin Finn (2010) and Reed Kelly (2008 - 2010).

Clay Aiken has had an encounter with Jaymes Foster-Levy (2003).


Clay Aiken is a 42 year old American Singer. Born Clayton Holmes Aiken on 30th November, 1978 in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, he is famous for American Idol, Spamalot, New York Times Bestseller, UNICEF Ambassador. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Clay Aiken is a member of the following lists: American pop singers, LGBT rights activists from the United States and 1978 births.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating3 1 year, 7 months 7 months, 20 days 22 days
Encounter1 - - -
Total4 1 year, 7 months 5 months, 22 days 22 days


First Name Clay
Middle Name Holmes
Last Name Aiken
Full Name at Birth Clayton Holmes Aiken
Age 42 years
Birthday 30th November, 1978
Birthplace Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Gay
Religion Born-Again Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Leesville Road High School, Raleigh, NC
University University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Occupation Text Singer, Actor, Author, Philanthropist, Advocate, Activist, Humanitarian
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame American Idol, Spamalot, New York Times Bestseller, UNICEF Ambassador
Music Genre (Text) Pop music, Pop, soft rock, R&B, acoustic
Music Genre Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 2003–present
Music Style Adult Contemporary, Pop Idol, Pop, Dance-Pop, Teen Pop
Music Mood Intimate, Gentle, Sentimental, Passionate, Reserved, Warm, Soft, Innocent, Sophisticated, Amiable/Good-Natured, Refined/Mannered, Sweet, Romantic, Dramatic, Earnest, Theatrical, Bittersweet, Reverent
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar
Record Label RCA, Decca
Brand Endorsement AccuView (Tour Sponsor) [2004], Disney (Tour Sponsor) [2004], McDonalds (Tour Sponsor) [2005]
Clothes Size 40
Shoe Size 13
Official Websites,,,,,
Father Vernon Grissom (Birth Father, Did not raise Clay, Died February 2, 2004), Ray Parker (step father) (Raised Clay, Considered "Dad" to Clay, Died July 4, 2002)
Mother Faye Parker
Brother Brett Parker (Half brother, son of Faye and Ray, In the Marines), Jeff Parker (step brother) (Son of Ray)
Sister Deb (Half sister, daughter of Vernon & 1st wife, 22 yrs older than Clay, shot herself Feb 2001)
Family Member Alvis Aiken (grandfather) (Grandfather on Mother's Side), Joseph Aiken (grandfather) (Great Grandfather, master fiddler, in Library of Congress folk culture archive), Roscoe McGhee (grandfather) (Pop, No relation, husband of Amaryllis, like grandfather to Clay), Catherine Clayton (grandmother) (Grandmother on Mother's Side), Amaryllis McGhee (grandmother) (Nanny, Mom's friend from work, no relation, but like 2nd grandmother)
Friend Chinh (Best Friend from childhood, Vietnamese), Natalie (Childhood friend Clay used to walk home & play with), Brian Hutchinson (Co-worker at Winn-Dixie, Popular kid at Clay's school who never made fun of him), Jessye (School friend Clay hung out with and "borrowed" dad's car without permission to impress), Audra Brown (Best friend, Clay had crush on from childhood to college, took to Prom), Erin Cates (According to Clay "most desireable girl in high school", Clay lied to mom in order to take her on date to masquerade ball), Kristy Hall (Longtime friend and project director for Bubel/Aiken Foundation), Quiana Parler (Backup Singer and Friend), Diane Bubel (Mother of autistic child, Mike, Clay helped, encouraged him to tryout for AI, foundation named after them), Fran Skinner Lewis (Knowledgeable in non-profit, Clay trusted her to run his charity), Angela Fischer (Backup Singer and Friend), Nick Leisey (Childhood friend, right-hand man), Tyra Banks
Associated People Romie Aiken (Great Grand Uncle, brother of Joseph Aiken, musician), Don Aiken (Uncle, Brother of Faye, 2 years younger than Faye), Donald Aiken, Jr (Cousin, Son of Don & 1st wife), Lelia Aiken (Aunt, 2nd Wife of Don, Best Friend of Faye from HS), Cyndi & Danny (Cousins, Kids of Lelia from 1st marriage), Jerry Aiken (Uncle, Brother of Faye, 7 years younger than Faye), Dianne Taylor (Aunt, 2nd Wife of Jerry), Jessica & Lee (Cousins, Kids of Jerry & Dianne), Mary Helen Grissom (Aunt, younger Sister of Vernon, called Mer Helen), Jeffrey & Casey (Cousins, Kids of Deb, Jeffrey 1 month older & Casey 2 years younger than Clay), Jimmy & Bobby (Cousins, Kids of Aunt Mer Helen), Willie Earl Parker (Step Uncle, oldest Brother of Ray, died when Clay was 12), Shirley Parker (Step Aunt, Wife of Willie Earl), Ricky, Felix & Karen (Step Cousins, Kids of Willie Earl & Shirley), Christine Parker (Step Aunt, oldest Sister of Ray, matriarch of family), Vernon, Sharon, Terry & Marty (Step Cousins, Kids of Christine), Wilton (Step Uncle, 2nd oldest Brother of Ray, married to another Shirley), Randy, Gary, Keith, Alan & Chris (Step Cousins, Sons of Wilton & Shirley), Gerald (Step Uncle, 2nd youngest Brother of Ray, Married to Mamie), Lois (Step Aunt, youngest Sister of Ray), James (Step Uncle in law, husband of Lois), Kim, Beverly, Kevin & Tamara (Step Cousins, Kids of Lois & James), Yvonne & Yvette (Granddaughters of Amaryllis (Nanny), childhood friends of Clay), Donna & Joan (Daughters of Amaryllis (Nanny), considered Aunts to Clay, although no relation), Jeff Flake (YMCA director, mentor to Clay)
Pets Raleigh (Dog - Border Terrier), Durham (Dog - Border Terrier)
Favorite TV Shows Jericho, The Closer, The Office
Favorite Songs Super Bass (Nikki Minaj) [2011]

Clayton Holmes Aiken (né Grissom; born November 30, 1978) is an American singer, television personality, actor, political candidate, and activist. Aiken finished second place on the second season of American Idol in 2003, and his debut album, Measure of a Man, went multi-platinum. He released four more albums on the RCA label, Merry Christmas with Love (2004), A Thousand Different Ways (2006), the Christmas EP All is Well (2006), and On My Way Here (2008). Since then he has released two more albums, both with Decca Records: Tried and True (2010) and Steadfast (2012). Aiken has also had eleven tours in support of his albums. In all, he has sold over 5 million albums, and is the fourth-highest-selling American Idol alumnus.

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Clay Aiken42 SagittariusSinger
Jeff Walters-
Devin Finn-
Reed Kelly39 VirgoDancer
Jaymes Foster-Levy63Music Producer


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Parker FosterMale8th August, 200813 years oldJaymes Foster-Levy


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Posted commentsView all comments (80)

mamamariamJul 25, 2012

Just noticed that this site needs to update Clay Aiken's Discography and Filmography. since 2008 Clay has put out 2 more CDs, the first one being Tried and True in 2010 and the second one is Steadfast in 2012.
He has also appeared as a contestant on The Celebrity Apprentice recently in 2012.

royalleJun 1, 2011

Clay has a relationship with Jaymes Foster. They have a child.

Kyleigh12Jul 6, 2010


MartyJun 8, 2010

This has become a joke. All the fun is gone when obscure people are being voted to the top and the others are voted down. I know that most of my group has left this site.

LlanaJun 6, 2010

who the heck are all these Turkish people we have never ever heard of?

clarisse47Feb 5, 2010

i love clay aiken!!

PatJan 6, 2010

Clay is such a cutie! Am really looking forward to his new CD with Decca.

u4loveJul 11, 2009

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Alyscat6Alyscat6Jul 2, 2009

hes gay

smith916Jul 2, 2009

Clay is a cutie! Love him! When is he touring again?

KendallJun 24, 2009

He`s dating Reed Kelly, isn`t he? I used to be a fan but it seems he`s changed over the years.

claysmyheartJun 6, 2009

It has been a joy watching Clay these past almost 7 years . He is unique and his pipes of perfection are like none other!

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