USAToday Complete Chart of Idols Sales Numbers

For those who love NUMBERS–I love numbers. Who doesn’t love numbers?

…check out Ken Barnes’ Ultimate SoundScan Sales/Download Checklist.

Ken has gathered Sound Scan numbers for all the Idol releases and listed them by rank. Check out the Top 10 after the jump.

1. Kelly Clarkson: 9.4 million total
Breakaway: 5.9 million
Thankful: 2.7 million
My December: 740, 000

2. Carrie Underwood: 7.9 million total
Some Hearts: 6.2 million
Carnival Ride: 1.7 million

3. Clay Aiken: 4.8 million total
Measure of a Man: 2.8 million
Merry Christmas With Love: 1.4 million
A Thousand Different Ways: 522, 000
All Is Well EP: 53, 000

4. (Chris) Daughtry, Daughtry: 3.6 million

5. Ruben Studdard: 2.5 million total*
Soulful: 1.8 million
I Need an Angel: 451, 000*
The Return: 236, 000

6. Fantasia: 2.3 million total
Free Yourself: 1.8 million Fantasia: 502, 000

7. Bo Bice: 706, 000 total
The Real Thing: 670, 000
See the Light: 36, 000

8. Kellie Pickler, Small Town Girl: 702, 000

9. Taylor Hicks, Taylor Hicks: 699, 000

10. Josh Gracin, Josh Gracin: 695, 000

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