American Idol Alum Booking Fees – Check them Out!

Want to book an American Idol alum for a gig? A list of booking fees that include some Idols can be found via Degy Booking International.

Not surprisingly, Daughtry, Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood are at the top of the heap. If the figures are correct, Clay Aiken is still commanding a decent fee.

We Are The Fallen (Carly Smithson) $5-10k
Blake Lewis $10k+
Lee DeWyze $15-25k
Crystal Bowersox $15-25k
Danny Gokey $30k+
David Archuleta $30-40k
David Cook $30-50k
Adam Lambert $40-50k+
Kellie Pickler $50-60k
Fantasia $50-75k
Clay Aiken $85-100k+
Jennifer Hudson $100k+
Daughtry $200-300k+
Kelly Clarkson $350-500k+
Carrie Underwood $350-500k+

Thanks to Ozarka for compiling these.  Keep in mind  I haven’t confirmed these figures with a second source–there could be some wrong or out-of-date info on the list.

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