Idol Billboard Update for Issue 5/03/08

I’m super-duper behind because of the site move! Here is this week’s Idol Billboard Update:


  • Daughtry, Daughtry is #15 on the the Billboard 200. Jordin Sparks, Jordin Sparks is right behind him at #16. The Idol Gives Back bounce is still in effect.
  • “No Air”, Jordin Sparks /w Chris Brown hangs in at #3 on the Billboard Hot 100. It’s #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 Airplay chart, #2 on the Pop 100 #2 on the Pop 100 Airplay, (she was #1 last week “Bleeding Love”, Leona Lewis switched places with her) #8 on the Hot R&B Hip-Hop charts, #6 on the Rhythmic Top 40 chart, #25 on the Hot Adult Top 40 Tracks chart, #4 on the Hot Digital Tracks and Songs charts, #4 on the Hot Candadian Digital Singles chart and #3 on the Canadian Hot 100. That’s a lot of charts. Here’s wishing Jordin a speedy recovery from her throat ailments so she can continue to promote her record…
  • Check out the Idol Effect on Mariah Carey’s sales numbers in the Idol Billboard Update. Downloads of “Always Be My Baby” performed by David Cook were up 300%. “Hero” sung by Brooke White was up 274%.

Sales numbers compiled by Kirsten.

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