Idol Sales News – Week Ending 10/05/08

Idol Related Sales Numbers after the jump (Billboard issue date 10/18/08)

Digital Download Numbers
8 David Cook “Light On” 109, 035 (NEW) Total: 109, 035 (NEW)
16 David Archuleta “Crush” 66, 677 (-7%; lw 71, 631) Total: 633, 306 (12)
28 Jordin Sparks “One Step At a Time” 42, 520 (-5%; lw 44, 762) Total: 789, 856 (27)
38 Jennifer Hudson “Spotlight” 32, 486 (145%; lw 13, 241) Total: 177, 097 (99)
56 Carrie Underwood “Just a Dream” 21K (-4%) Total: 250K (58)
71 David Cook “Time of My Life” 18K (20%) Total: 933K (88)
76 Daughtry “What About Now” 17K (-6%) Total: 392K (75)
95 Jordin Sparks “No Air” 12K (-12%) Total: 2.51M
133 Kellie Pickler “Don’t You Know You’re Beautiful” 8, 598 (71%; lw 5, 033) Total: 95, 004 (OFF)
153 Kellie Pickler “Best Days of Your Life” 7, 681 (NEW) Total: 7, 681 (NEW)
195 Jennifer Hudson “If This Isn’t Love” 6, 455 (NEW) Total: 6, 455 (NEW)

Bucky Update:
A Different World: 260K
It’s Good to be Us: 79K
I’ll Walk: 71K

Album Numbers
2 Jennifer Hudson “Jennifer Hudson” 217, 185 (NEW, lw 535) Total: 217, 720 (NEW)
9 Kellie Pickler “Kellie Pickler” 43, 165 (NEW, lw 27) Total: 43, 192 (NEW)
62 Carrie Underwood “Carnival Ride” 9, 160 (0%; lw 9, 154) Total: 2, 359, 480 (54)
79 Daughtry “Daughtry” 7, 136 (-7%; lw 7, 657) Total: 4, 243, 558 (65)
109 Jordin Sparks “Jordin Sparks” 5, 431 4 5, 244 927, 246 (114)

OFF:
Carrie Underwood “Some Hearts” 5.4K (lw 5K) Total ~6.55M
Kristy Lee Cook “Why Wait” 2.5K (lw 3.2K) Total: 16K (153)
Bucky Covington …Bucky Covington 1.8K (lw 1.5K) Total: 370K
Kellie Pickler “Small Town Girl” 1.2K (lw 1K) Total: 789K
Kelly Clarkson “Breakaway” 900 (lw 900) Total: 6.02M
Josh Gracin…We Werent Crazy 600 (lw 600) Total: 66K
Clay Aiken “On My Way Here” 500 (lw 500) Total: 153K
Kelly Clarkson “My December” 400 (lw 300) Total: 776K
Kelly Clarkson “Thankful” 300 (lw 300) Total: 2.71M
Chris Sligh “Running Back To You 300 (lw 300) Total 12K (SS)
Mandisa …True Beauty 300 (lw 300) Total 97K (SS)
Elliott Yamin “Elliott Yamin” 200 (lw 200) Total: 516K
Clay Aiken “Measure of a Man” 100 (lw 100) Total: 2.78M
Clay Aiken “Thousand Different Ways 100 (lw 100) Total: 528K
Fantasia “Fantasia” 100 (lw 100) Total: 517K
Katharine McPhee “Katharine McPhee” 100 (lw 100) Total: 373K
Blake Lewis “Audio Day Dream” 100 (lw 100) Total 303K
Bo Bice …See the Light 100 (lw 100) Total: 61K
Phil Stacey …Phil Stacey 100 (lw 100) Total: 36K
Brooke White “Songs from the Attic” 100 (lw 100) Total: 9.9K
Ace Young “Ace Young” 100 (lw 100) Total: 9.9K
Taylor Hicks “Early Works” 100 (lw 100) Total 3.8K

Rounded numbers from Ken Barnes at USA Today’s Idol Chatter.

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