Idol Billboard Update for Issue 7/05/08

This week’s Idol Billboard Update is here.


  • The Idols all fall into negative territory this week on both the album and download charts. Only the Jordan Sparks single “One Step at a Time” sees a sales increase this week from 11K last week to 14K this week, for a total of 114K. It continues to languish on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart at #7. After 5 weeks on that chart, it has yet to graduate to the Billboard Hot 1oo.
  • “Time of My Life, ” David Cook debuts on the Hot 100 Airplay chart at #67. It falls down the Hot 100 from 41-51. Sales for the single are decreasing (from 44K last week to 35K this week; from 23-30 on Hot Digital Songs). However, radio play on AC and Hot AC in particular, is increasing. It rose 13-11 on the Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart and 20-16 on the Hot Adult Top 40 Tracks chart.
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