American Idol Top 100 Hits

Fred Bronson compiled the Top 100 hits from Billboard’s Hot 100 for Billboard Magazine. It’s no surprise that Kelly Clarkson dominates the list. She’s got 10 songs in the Top 20 alone. Clearly, she is the biggest POP star American Idol has (or may ever) produced.

Of course, Carrie Underwood has sold a gazillion records, even outselling Kelly up to this point in the US, but her domination in in the country genre, and the Hot 100 is all about CHR.

Other Idols making an appearance on the chart include: Kris Allen, Adam Lambert, David Cook, David Archuleta, Taylor Hicks, Phillip Phillips, Elliott Yamin, Clay Aiken, Ruben StuddardKatharine McPhee, Fantasia, Lauren Alaina, Scotty McCreery, Jennifer Hudson, Josh Gracin, Kellie Pickler, Diana DeGarmo, Blake Lewis, Bucky Covington, Bo Bice, Kimberley Locke, Mario Vazquez,

Here are the Top 20. For more check out the full article on Billboard Magazine


1. Since U Been Gone – Kelly Clarkson
2. Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You) – Kelly Clarkson
3. No Air – Jordin Sparks and Chris Brown
4. Behind These Hazel Eyes – Kelly Clarkson
5. Breakaway – Kelly Clarkson
6. Home – Phillip Phillips
7. Because of You – Kelly Clarkson
8. My Life Would Suck Without You – Kelly Clarkson
9. Before He Cheats – Carrie Underwood
10. It’s Not Over – Daughtry
11. A Moment Like This – Kelly Clarkson
12. Tattoo – Jordin Sparks
13. Home – Daughtry
14. This is the Night – Clay Aiken
15. Sorry 2004 – Ruben Studdard
16 Miss Independent – Kelly Clarkson
17. Wait For You – Elliott Yamin
18. Inside Your Heaven – Carrie Underwood
19. Already Gone – Kelly Clarkson
20. Walk Away – Kelly Clarkson

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