Simon Fullers American Idol is a reality tv singing competition with its contestants and alumni making strides all over the world.
American Idol has spearheaded the success story of successful singers such as Fantasia Barino, Philip Philips, Chris Daughtry just to mention a few of which seasoned singers, Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood are both benefactors.
Who has sold more records Kelly Clarkson or Carrie Underwood?
One of the many alumni of American idol bagging successes in terms of cash and records is Carrie Underwood. The Songstress has sold 11.5 million albums, 13.9 million singles and has 2.4 million radio plays. Again Carrie has five Guinness World Records, 15 Academy of Country Music Awards, seven Grammy Awards, and 11 Billboard Music Awards.
Seaon 1 winner, Kelly Clarkson has sold 10.6 million albums, 15.9 million tracks and has had 4.2 million radio plays.
Clearly, Songstress Carrie Undewood has sold more records than any other American idol contestant by far with Kelly Clarkson placing 2nd followed by season 5 4th place Chris Daughtry who has sold 7.4 million albums.