From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Still, in terms of album sales, she is in tenth place among former Idol contestants. Post- IdolCook had a fair amount of success. Because the show kept SoundScan tallies under wraps until the confetti fell, he debuted 11 songs in the Hot at once. The biggest winners and finalists have transcended Idol and become pop stars:
And those people who follow the show fanatically, as though it were the NFL, still track his moves, just as they follow the progress of even the most briefly glimpsed Idol semifinalists.
American Idol and its great colony of semi-stars, like David Cook
He presented the first and second series of Rainbowthe first episode of which aired in October The show took its lumps following Phillip Phillips' cruise to the title, from infighting among judges and a disastrous attempt to force a female winner to a decline in ratings and sponsors. But does that translate into a singer people want more from? This is a good week to be an American Idol alum. Retrieved 12 April