This week’s American Idol Billboard Update.
- After last week’s Grammy-fueled bounce, it was a slow week for sales and new releases, according to Billboard.com. DAUGHTRY climbs from #9 to #2, though sales fell 17% at 84, 000 copies. He hangs on to the #1 spot on the Rock Album chart.
- tobyMac’s “portable sounds” debuts at #10 on the Billboard 200. It debuts at #1 on the Christian Album chart. Mandisa guests on one of the cuts, “Lose My Soul.”
- Chris Daughtry’s single, “It’s Not Over” debuts on the Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart at #29. It’s also #1 on the Hot Adult Top 40 for the second week in a row.
- Carrie Underwood’s new single “Wasted” climbs to #8 on the Hot Country Singles and Tracks chart.
- Keane’s “Somewhere Only We Know” re-entered the Hot Digital Tracks and Hot Digital Songs charts at #19 and #26 respectively. Blake Lewis performed the song on American Idol’s Top 12 Guys performance night.