Idol Record News

I haven’t quite decided how I’m going to do this yet.   There will be weekly posts where readers can post and discuss Idol releases and sales numbers.   I’ve got some info sent to me by one of our resident numbers crunchers, Kirsten.   Check it out after the jump.

Here are this week’s Idol releases:

Sherman Pore – Season 6 Auditioner – Album – “For My Lady Love” – Part of
the proceeds from every CD will go to City of Hope’s programs in cancer
research, treatment and education.   More info here.

Mandisa – Season 5 Contestant (9th) – CD Single – “Only The Wolrd” –
contains “Only the World” and “True Beauty” – Sparrow Records. Available at Amazon.

And some numbers:

Idol Songs in the top 50:

4 Daughtry “Home”  73660 (26%)  517200 (now Gold)
7 Kelly Clarkson “Never Again”  63809 (0%)  304748
12 Carrie Underwood “Before He Cheats” 57103 (6%) 1285614
22 Carrie Underwood “I’ll Stand By You” 38904 (-37%) 339147
26 Elliott Yamin “I’ll Wait For You” 34525 (276%) 115632
39 Daughtry “It’s Not Over” 24493 (7%) 1243805

Songs featured on Idol this past week:

1 Maroon 5 “Makes Me Wonder” 163908 (25%)  715397
41 Maroon 5 “This Love” 20913 (365%)  855512
183 Thicke “When I Get You Alone”  6223 (999%) 18566

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