Season 11 star Colton Dixon released his debut single, "Never Gone," last week, and it's already topping the charts! The single debuted at #1 on the Christian Digital Songs survey and it reached #1 on the Christian/Gospel Digital Songs chart. Read more about this accomplishment from The Hollywood Reporter. The American Idols have now accumulated 359 #1s to date, counting all national, domestic charts compiled by the Billboard Information Group. The seventh place finalist is the sixth contestant from Season 11 to land on the Billboard charts.
The Hollywood Reporter article also notes that Season 11 third place finalist Joshua Ledet's EP, which debuted and peaked at No. 9 in July, is in its 13th week on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.
Want to know what "Never Gone" is about? Checkout the lyric video and sing-along!