Best Songs by American Idol Contestants


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The Top Ten

Since U Been Gone - Kelly Clarkson
Best Idol alum song and the biggest Idol alum song in the world along with Kelly's other smash hit "Because of You"
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2Before He Cheats - Carrie Underwood
SMASH IT! THIS DESERVES TO BE NUMBER 1! I absolutely love Carrie, she is a great role model.
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3Because Of You - Kelly Clarkson Listen to sample

4Jesus, Take the Wheel - Carrie Underwood
It's a song that's very easy for someone to sing it. And anyone can do an amazing job (if they're good singers of course). Also, I love the lyrics. And Hollie Cavanagh really nailed it when she sang it!
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5Kelly Clarkson - Irvine Listen to sample

6Mr. Sensitive - David Cook Listen to sample

7Cowboy Casanova - Carrie Underwood Listen to sample

8Battlefield - Jordin Sparks Listen to sample

9My Life Would Suck Without You - Kelly Clarkson Listen to sample

10If This Isn't Love - Jennifer Hudson

The Contenders

11Already Gone - Kelly Clarkson Listen to sample

12Used To - Chris Daughtry Listen to sample

13Tattoo - Jordin Sparks Listen to sample

14Behind These Hazel Eyes - Kelly Clarkson Listen to sample

15No Air - Jordin Sparks
Really?! Not even on the list? , I'm so disappointed
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16Crying On a Suitcase - Casey James Listen to sample

17Terrified - Katharine McPhee Listen to sample

18Crush - David Archuleta Listen to sample

19Undone - Haley Reinhart
Love this song. I heard it on step up revolution and I couldn't get it out of my head. Her voice is amazing and the song is just awesome plus the lyrics are just so wow.
I love this song and Haley!
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20I'm On My Way - Kellie Pickler Listen to sample

21One Step at a Time- Jordin Sparks
I liked it because it was angelic and innocent :) keep it up Jordin
Such a great song! Jordin's voice is great.
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22Home - Daughtry Listen to sample

23Whataya Want From Me - Adam Lambert Listen to sample

24Live Like We're Dying - Kris Allen Listen to sample

25Crazy Glue - Jessica Sanchez Listen to sample

26Let's Don't Call It a Night - Casey James Listen to sample

27Light My Fire - Michael Johns

28Over It - Katharine McPhee Listen to sample

29Light On - David Cook Listen to sample

30Over You - Daughtry Listen to sample

31Gone, Gone, Gone - Phillip Phillips Listen to sample

32You Set Me Free - Angie Miller
It's an amazing song!
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33Come Back to Me - David Cook Listen to sample

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