Idol Sales News – Week Ending 12/30/07

Idol Related Sales Numbers after the jump (Billboard issue date 1/12/08)

(Finally! We have some numbers)

Digital Download Numbers
10 Jordin Sparks “Tattoo” 219, 837 (200%; lw 73, 350) Total: 859, 883 (9)
36 Daughtry “Over You” 85, 531 (247%; lw 24, 628) Total: 704.714 (48)
64 Carrie Underwood “So Small” 54, 379 (246%; lw 15, 729) Total: 484, 655 (82)
68 Carrie Underwood “Before He Cheats” 51, 434 (343%; lw 11, 599) Total: 2, 018, 864 (115) **Now 2xPlat**
76 Daughtry “Home” 45, 861 (273%; lw 12, 284) Total: 1, 227, 073 (105)
99 Daughtry “It’s Not Over” 36, 871 (319%; lw 8, 807) Total: 1, 580.604 (151)
135 Carrie Underwood “Jesus, Take the Wheel” 27, 902 (388%; lw 5, 720) 1, 140, 815 (OFF)
183 Elliott Yamin “Wait For You” 22, 308 (229%; lw 6, 778) Total: 836, 469 (OFF)

Album Numbers
11 Carrie Underwood “Carnivale Ride” 71, 604 (-67%; lw 215, 812 ) Total: 1, 694, 118 (7)
28 Daughtry “Daughtry” 43, 585 (-59%; lw 107, 176 (80%)) Total: 3, 618, 490 (21)
40 Jordin Sparks “Jordin Sparks” 36, 481 (-59%;lw 88, 833 (44%)) Total: 407, 313 (28)
65 Carrie Underwood “Some Hearts” 22, 846 (-51%; lw 46, 925 (50%)) Total: 6, 188, 197 (55)
76 Blake Lewis “Audio Day Dream” 19, 842 (-64%; lw 55, 301 (-4.5%)) Total: 230, 734 (44)
123 Elliott Yamin “Sounds of the Season” 10, 793 (22%; lw 8, 821 ) Total: 56, 107 (OFF)

Off Chart
Kellie Pickler “Small Town Girl” 6k (lw 13.5K (69%)) Total: 698K (169)
Kelly Clarkson “Breakaway” 6K (lw 14K) Total: 5.93M
Kelly Clarkson “My December” 5K (lw 11K) Total: 737K
Elliott Yamin “Elliott Yamin” 5K (lw 11K) Total: 482K
Clay Aiken “Merry Christmas With Love” 3K (lw 8K) Total: 1.4M
Bucky Covington “Bucky Covington” 2.5K (lw 7K) Total: 316K
Bo Bice …See the Light 1.5K (lw 4K) Total: 36K
Fantasia “Fantasia” 1.3K (lw 2K) Total: 501K **NOW Sold Gold**
Mandisa “True Beauty” 1.3K (lw 3K) Total: 66.5K
Katharine McPhee …Katharine McPhee 800 ( lw 1, 200) Total: 365K
Clay Aiken A Thousand Different Ways 400 (lw 800) Total: 522K
Taylor Hicks “Taylor Hicks” 400 (lw 700) Total: 699K
Constantine …Constantine 300 (lw 500) Total: 23K
Clay Aiken “All Is Well” EP 200 (lw 400) Total: 52K
Mandisa …Christmas Joy 200 (lw 500) Total: 2.8K
Ruben Studdard …The Return 100 (lw 200) Total: 236K
Paris Bennett Princess P 100 ( lw 100) Total: 20K
Kimberley Locke …Based on a True Story 100 (lw 200) Total: 17K
Kimberley Locke “Christmas” 100 (lw 200) Total: 2.2K

Album Updates:
Jim Verraros “Rollercoaster” Total: 4, 000
Ayla Brown “Forward” Total: 3, 000
Jon Paul Lewis “Stories From Hollywood” Total: 1, 000
Nikki McKibbin “Unleashed” : not found in SoundScan system
Lisa Leuschner “Reality” Sold less than 100

Number of albums sold this week:14.51 million units. Down, 43.2% from last week (25.57 million units) but up 2.4% from the same week last year (14.16 million units)

Rounded numbers from Ken Barnes Idol Chatter

BB Chart Alert

Digital Download Numbers from LAST WEEK
9 Jordin Sparks “Tattoo” 73, 350 (11%; lw 66, 046) Total: 640, 046 (8)
48 Daughtry “Over You” 24, 628 (9%; lw 22, 564) Total: 619, 183 (41)
82 Carrie Underwood “So Small” 15, 729 (lw 13K) Total: 430, 276 (92)
115 Carrie Underwood “Before He Cheats” 11, 599 (lw 9K) Total: 1, 967, 430(135)
105 Daughtry “Home” 12, 284 (lw 10K) Total: 1, 181, 212 (120)
151 Daughtry “It’s Not Over” 8, 807 (lw 7.5K) Total: 1, 543, 733 (168)
OFF Elliott Yamin “Wait For You” 6, 778 Total: 814, 161 (OFF)

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