Most Robbed American Idol Contestants

This list is dedicated to those who were shockingly eliminated, and deserved another chance for the title.

The Top Ten

1 Adam Lambert Adam Lambert Adam Mitchel Lambert is an American singer, songwriter and stage actor. Since 2009, he has sold over 2.5 million albums and 5 million singles worldwide.

He should won the season.

2 Pia Toscano

She was definitely THE BEST in her year. ABSOLUTELY ROBBED! She should've won hands down.

Pia should've won easily but realistically, her voice was too good for this show.

3 Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Kate Hudson is an American singer, actress and spokesperson. She rose to fame in 2004 as a finalist on the third season of American Idol, coming in seventh place.
4 Haley Reinhart Haley Reinhart Haley Elizabeth Reinhart is an American singer, songwriter, and voice actress from Wheeling, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago.

The young female voters who always power voted as a humongous voting block to pick the winners in 8 out of the last 9 seasons of Idol, always voted for young cute guys. In season 10, they voted for the young cute guy, Scotty, and the girl, Lauren, they were shipping Scotty with. Meanwhile, Haley was too old for Scotty. Nevertheless, she is the true winner of American Idol season 10 because she was astronomically far more talented than either Scotty or Lauren.

Haley was easily the best singer and performer in season 10 and she should have won. Unfortunately she was sabotaged by the judges and the producers and then robbed by the teeny boppers who do most of the voting.

Haley is definitely the most robbed American Idol contestant. Her voice is so unique and her style is so different and interesting. She should have been in the TOP 2 with Scotty.

I have refused to watch this show since Haley lost. She was in a completely different league from Lauren and Scotty. The fact that she lost was laughable.

5 Mandisa
6 Chris Daughtry Chris Daughtry Christopher Adam "Chris" Daughtry is an American musician and actor, best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for the rock band Daughtry and as the fourth-place contestant on the fifth season of American Idol.
7 Colton Dixon Colton Dixon Michael Colton Dixon is an American Christian singer-songwriter and musician from Murfreesboro, Tennessee. He placed seventh on the eleventh season of American Idol.
8 Michael Johns

He was amazing! He should have been up in the finale with David Cook.

9 Sabrina Sloan
10 Angie Miller

The Contenders

11 Siobhan Magnus
12 Lilly Scott
13 La'Porsha Renae
14 Melinda Doolittle

One of the best top 5

15 Jasmine Murray
16 Jessica Sanchez Jessica Sanchez
17 Gabby Barrett
18 Tamyra Gray
19 Gina Glocksen
20 William Hung William Hung William James Hung, also known as Hung Hing Cheong, is a Hong Kong-born American former singer who gained fame in early 2004 as a result of his rather colorful audition performance of Ricky Martin's hit song "She Bangs" on the third season of the television series American Idol. He is also a motivational more.

Has more charisma than that farmbot Carrie Underwood.

21 Allison Iraheta
22 Todrick Hall
23 James Durbin

HE WAS ROBBED ALL THE WAY! - rowdyfan0629

Not to me he wasn't. Such a screamer. He always came across as "playing at" being a rock star, so karaoke. I never saw what was so great about him. Now I hear he's with some metal band screaming his head off. He must be very happy.

24 Kellie Pickler
25 Casey Abrams

Definitely! I think that nobody ever really appreciated his talent and that's crazy because he is really talented, he knows how to play a bunch of instruments and on the top of that he has an amazing personality! I don't get why nobody saw that. I love Scotty, Lauren and Haley so much, but I think Casey deserved to be as succesful as they were.

26 Angela Martin
27 Kenzie Hall
28 Austin Wolfe
29 Jillian Jensen
30 Briana Oakley
31 Constantine Maroulis
32 Josiah Leming
33 Carly Smithson
34 Latoya London
35 Christina Christian
36 Ricky Smith
37 Trenyce
38 Vonzell Solomon
39 Nikko Smith
40 Chikezie Eze
41 David Archuleta David Archuleta David James Archuleta is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and actor. At ten years old, he won the children's division of the Utah Talent Competition leading to other television singing appearances.
42 Leneshe Young
43 Jermaine Sellers
44 Sundance Head

Go check out his music on iTunes if you doubt this guy. Amazing talent!

45 Tori Kelly Tori Kelly Victoria Loren "Tori" Kelly is an American singer, songwriter and record producer who slowly gained recognition after starting to post videos on YouTube at the age of 14. When she was 16, Kelly auditioned for the singing competition television series American Idol.
46 Elliott Yamin Elliott Yamin Efraym Elliott Yamin is an American singer known for his hit single "Wait for You" and for placing third on the fifth season of American Idol.
47 Sanjaya Malakar
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List Stats

200 votes
47 listings
5 years, 293 days old

Top Remixes

1. Jennifer Hudson
2. Pia Toscano
3. Mandisa
1. La'Porsha Renae
2. Colton Dixon
3. Haley Reinhart
1. Chris Daughtry
2. Pia Toscano
3. Haley Reinhart


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