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Phillip's Debut Earns Idol Another No. 1 Hit

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Season 11 winner Phillip Phillips hits No. 1 again, bringing the total Idol No. 1s to 370! Phillip's debut album, The World From The Side Of The Moon, just reached #1 on the Top Rock Albums chart.


Phillip has been wildly successful since he took the Idol crown in May. His coronation song,"Home" is officially the best selling Idol coronation song of all time and the first to go double platinum!


The Billboard charts are either based on sales, airplay, or a combination of sales and airplay. The American Idols have now accumulated 370  #1s to date, counting all national, domestic charts compiled by the Billboard Information Group.


Find out how many #1 hits your favorite Idol has below:


American Idol #1s by Contestant


Kelly Clarkson - 79


Carrie Underwood - 65


Chris Daughtry (Daughtry) - 39


Fantasia Barrino - 31


Ruben Studdard - 16


Jennifer Hudson - 15


Clay Aiken - 12


Mandisa - 15


Kimberley Locke - 8


David Cook - 9


Adam Lambert- 10


Scotty McCreery-10


Josh Gracin - 7


Jordin Sparks - 7


Phillip Phillips - 6


Colton Dixon - 4


David Archuleta - 4


Kellie Pickler - 4


Elliot Yamin - 4


Kris Allen- 3


Taylor Hicks - 4


American Idol Finalists - 2


Bo Bice - 2


Jason Castro - 2


Bucky Covington - 2


Blake Lewis - 2


Chris Sligh - 2


Paris Bennett - 1


Diana DeGarmo - 1


Lee DeWyze - 1


Tamyra Gray - 1


Casey Abrams - 1


William Hung - 1
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