Check out this week’s Idol Billboard charts here. Record sales are extremely sluggish this week overall. According to Billboard, “Every top 10 title on The Billboard 200 experienced a sales hit of 27% or more.
Congratulations are definitely in order for Carrie Underwood. According to Ken Barnes at Idol Chatter Carrie Underwood’s CD, “Some Hearts” has been officially certified by the RIAA for 5 million units shipped. To
Let’s Do The Numbers Soundscan numbers are in. Taylor Hicks debut album dropped last Tuesday, and his first week numbers came in just shy of 300, 000 at 298, 199. Taylor’s number came in under Season 5 4th place finisher Chris
Billboard Update (Issue Date: December 23, 2006) Although DAUGHTRY moves down the Billboard 200 chart from #3 to #7, his sales stay steady at 155, 000 for the week. DAUGHTRY’s 3 week total is 615, 000. Platinum
Billboard Update (Issue Date: November 4, 2006) This Week|Last Week [peak position] THE BILLBOARD 2008 — Ruben Studdard, The Return 22 24 Carrie Underwood, Some Hearts 52 32 Clay Aiken, A Thousand Different Ways 177