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  1. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Taking a New 'Look' at an Old Carrie Underwood Song

    6:14 pm 2/24/2014

    A viral wedding video propels the country singer's 2009 track onto the digital songs tally. Also: Scotty McCreery's very long journey continues into the Country Airplay top 10.Read more

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  2. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Andrew Garcia Returns -- With a Comedy Hit?

    7:22 pm 2/16/2014

    The season nine alum breaks new genre ground and is the 71st Idol to appear on Billboard magazine's surveys.Read more

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  3. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Scotty McCreery Continues to 'See' Upward Climb

    10:00 am 2/10/2014

    Also: Mandisa's "Overcomer" stands strong on Christian Songs.Read more

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  4. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Colton Dixon Reaps Benefits of Winter Jam 2014 Tour

    8:00 am 2/3/2014

    The season 11 alum’s debut album gets a huge Billboard 200 rebound, thanks to live dates. Read more

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  5. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Lee DeWyze Brings the 'Fight' to Adult Top 40

    2:19 pm 1/24/2014

    Season nine champ scores with 'Fight,' Second Release from 'Frames' album. Also: Jennifer Hudson's current hit breaks into the top 10 of the Adult R&B chart.Read more

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  6. 'American Idol' on the Charts: From 'American Juniors' to Billboard's Hot 100, It's Lucy Hale

    11:17 am 1/16/2014

    The "Pretty Little Liars" star's first single gains immediate airplay and sales. Also: Winter Jam 2014 tour is good for Colton Dixon’s chart fortunes.Read more

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  7. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Candice Glover Debuts With First Post-Win Single

    10:00 am 1/11/2014

    "Cried" bows on Adult R&B eight months after the season 12 finale. Also: Daughtry's "Waiting for Superman" powers up the Hot 100.Read more

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  8. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Colton Dixon Joins the Christmas Hit Parade

    10:00 am 12/22/2013

    The season 11 finalist debuts on Christian Adult Contemporary with "Jingle Bells." Also: "The Sound of Music" continues to climb ev'ry chart.Read more

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  9. 'American Idol' on the Charts: For Carrie Underwood, the Sound of Music Is Ka-Ching!

    8:00 am 12/13/2013

    The soundtrack to NBC's live musical event follows in the footsteps of Broadway, film versions. Also: After half a year, Fantasia’s “Without Me” is closing in on No. 1.Read more

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  10. 'American Idol' on the Charts: Kelly Clarkson Wraps Up Two More No. 1s

    10:00 am 11/8/2013

    The season one winner shares victory with her mother-in-law, Reba McEntire. Also: season four champ Carrie Underwood adds to her total of chart-toppers.Read more

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