Idol Billboard Update for Issue 9/13/08

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  •  The charity single “Just Stand Up!” featuring Carrie Underwood debuts on the Hot 100 at #78.   It debuts on the Hot 100 Airplay at #72.
  • David Archuleta’s “Crush” debuts on the Hot Adult Top 40 Tracks chart at #36. It falls on the Billboard Hot 100, from 15-31, but rises on the airplay charts.   It debuts on the Hot 100 Airplay at #75, Pop 100 Airplay, it climbs 36-25, Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks, it climbs 26-23 and the Mainstream Top 40, 31-26. It falls 6-20 on the Hot Digital Tracks chart, and 6-22 on Hot Digital Songs.
  • David Cook’s “Time of My Life” falls 35-36 on the Billboard Hot 100.   Hot 100 Airplay, 28-29, Pop 100, stays steady at #39, Pop 100 Airplay, falls 37-40, Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks, holds steady at #3. Mainstream Top 40 climbs a bit, 29-28, Hot Adult Top 40 Tracks, it’s been at #7 for a few weeks now, it falls off the Hot Digital Tracks chart, Hot Digital Songs, it falls 45-61.   We’ll see how Cook’s Oprah appearance on Monday influences his chart numbers in the 9/27 issue…
  • Josh Gracin’s “Unbelievable (Ann Marie)” debuts on the Hot Country Songs chart at #57.
  • Jennifer Hudson’s “Spotlight” is a Top 10 R&B hit, climbing from 10-8 on the Hot R&B Hip-Hop Songs and Airplay charts. Mainstream R&B/Hip Hop chart, it climbs 23-21, Hot Adult R&B Airplay it climbs 5-3. Jennifer’s got a club hit–it climbs 12-9 on the Hot Dance Club Play chart.
  • Jordin Sparks “One Step at a Time” watch.   Hot 100, it holds steady at #17, Hot 100 Airplay, it climbs 26-19,   Pop 100, it climbs 9-8, Pop 100 Airplay, it climbs 9-6, Mainstream Top 40, it climbs 10-7, Hot Adult Top 40 Tracks, it climbs 24-21, Hot Digital Tracks, it falls a bit from 14-15, the same on Hot Digital Songs, from 16-17. She’s just sold enough downloads to be eligible for a gold single.   Her total: 544, 637. Not too shabby! Jordin has managed to   succeed on the charts without a lot of Idol buzz after her season. The marketing peeps at Jive?   Evil geniuses.   At least when it comes to marketing to teenagers…

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