• The 'American Idol' contestant who Katy Perry kissed said it made him 'uncomfortable' - but he's happy for the chance to promote his music

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Benjamin Glaze, the "American Idol" contestant who Katy Perry kissed during his season 16 audition , shared his thoughts on the controversial moment that aired on ABC on Sunday night's episode.
    He called the kiss "uncomfortable" and said he "wanted to save it for my first relationship" and "wanted it to be special."
    Speaking to the New York Times , Glaze said that if Perry asked him before kissing him, he would have said no because he "was raised in a conservative family."
    Glaze added that although the kiss was unwanted, in a sense, the airtime and exposure was "a great opportunity to get...
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