Gary Jules, Photo by Gary Aguirre

By Gina Carbone

Gary Jules is a secret “American Idol” fan. So when Adam Lambert sang “Mad World” on Tuesday night’s show, the man who helped make that song famous was watching.

“I was actually sneakily watching it,” Jules told Seacoastonline by phone Wednesday from his home in Asheville, N.C. “I heard the piano line at the beginning — if you’re me, that means ‘time to wake up.’”

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Curt Smith of Tears for Fears, Gary Jules, and Adam Lambert all perform "Mad World."


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