Clay Aiken: Returning to Spamalot

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You can't blame Clay Aiken for singing a happy tune these days.

The American Idol finalist's son, Parker Foster Aiken, was born in North Carolina last week. Now, we're received word word that the singer will reprise his role as Sir Robin in the Broadway musical Monty Python's Spamalot.

Aiken performed the part earlier this year from January to May; he'll return to the show from September 19 to January 4.

Spamalot Actor

According to Variety, Aiken’s initial run in Spamalot "had a noticeable effect on box office. Weekly sales ... surged the week Aiken joined the cast and took a steep tumble ... after he departed."

Makes sense to us. People love Clay Aiken.

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