Idol Sales News – Week Ending 11/16/08

Idol Related Sales Numbers after the jump (Billboard issue date 11/29/08)


Digital Download Numbers
14 David Archuleta “Crush” 72, 001 (24%; lw 58, 265) Total: 991, 657 (19)
30 Carrie Underwood “Just a Dream” 38, 502 (100%; lw 19, 234) Total: 385, 421 (61)
61 Jordin Sparks “One Step At a Time” 24K (-4%; lw 24, 998) Total: 980K (49)
71 David Cook “Light On” 21, 127 (17%; lw 18, 089) Total: 247, 367 (67)
79 David Archuleta “Little Too Not Over You” 17, 296 (NEW) Total: 17, 296 (NEW)
85 Jennifer Hudson “Spotlight” 15K (-10%; lw 18K) Total: 294K (68)
121 Kellie Pickler “Best Days of Your Life” 11, 656 (1, 202%; lw 895) Total: 27, 886 (OFF)
127 David Cook “Time of My Life” 11K (14%; lw 9K) Total: 1M **NOW PLATINUM*
128 Jordin Sparks “No Air” 11k (1%; lw 10K) Total: 2.57M
134 David Archuleta “Touch My Hand” 10, 321 (NEW) Total: 10, 321 (NEW)
145 Daughtry “What About Now” 10K (3%; lw 9K) Total: 470K (128)
185 David Archuleta “Angels” 8K (-23%; lw 10K) Total: 42K (111)
191 Carrie Underwood “All-American Girl” 8K (37%) Total: 784K (OFF)

Off-Chart:
Bucky Covington 7K (3%; lw 7K) Total: 109K (198)

Album Numbers
2 David Archuleta “David Archuleta” 182, 927 (NEW; lw 197) Total: 183, 124(NEW)
33 Jennifer Hudson …Jennifer Hudson 21, 575 (-18%; lw 26, 342 ) Total: 434, 636 (16)
34 Carrie Underwod …Carnival Ride 21, 098 (80%; lw 11, 717 ) Total: 2, 432, 359 (49)
78 Kellie Pickler …Kellie Pickler 8, 761 (46%; lw 5, 966 ) Total: 100, 904 (90)
107 Daughtry …Daughtry 6, 362 (11%; lw 5, 712) Total: 4, 280, 080 (94)
188 Jordin Sparks …Jordin Sparks 3, 728 (-1%; lw 3, 744) Total: 952, 702 (154)

Idol Related Albums:
46 David Foster “Hit Man” 15K (NEW) Total: 15K (NEW)

Off-Chart
Carrie Underwood …Some Hearts 6.6K (51%; lw 4.4K) Total: 6.58M
Bucky Covington …Bucky Covington 2K (lw 2K) Total: 382K
Elliott Yamin …My Kind of Holiday 1K (lw 700) Total: 4K
Kelly Clarkson …Breakaway 1K (lw 900) Total: 6.03M
Kellie Pickler …Small Town Girl 900 (lw 700) Total: 794K
Kristy Lee Cook …Why Wait 900 (lw 800) Total: 22K
Josh Gracin “We Weren’t Crazy” 500 (lw 500) Total: 69K
Kelly Clarkson …My December 400 (lw 300) Total: 778K
Clay Aiken …Merry Christmas With Love 300 (lw 100) Total: 1.36M
Clay Aiken …On My Way Here 300 (lw 200) Total: 154K
Mandisa …True Beauty 300 (lw 300) Total: 99K
Mandisa …It Christmas 300 (lw 400) Total: 1K
Kelly Clarkson …Thankful 300 (lw 200) Total: 2.71M
Elliott Yamin …Elliott Yamin 200 (lw 200) Total: 517K
Fantasia …Fantasia 200 (lw 100) Total: 518K
Chris Sligh “Running Back To You” 200 (lw 200) Total: 13K
Brooke “Songs from the Attic” 200 (lw 200) Total: 11K
Katharine McPhee …Katharine McPhee 100 (lw 100) Total: 373K
Blake Lewis …Audio Day Dream 100 (lw 100) Total: 304K
Bo Bice “See The Light” 100 (lw 100) Total: 62K
Ace Young “Ace Young” 100 (lw 100) Total: 9K
Phil Stacey “Phil Stacey” 100 Total: 36K

Rounded numbers thanks to the amazing Ken Barnes over at Idol Chatter.

Please post numbers as you find them. Thanks.

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