American Idol Finale Tops Ratings, iTunes Sales Ranks and Sets New SMS Records

    This year’s American Idol finale not only excelled in eyeballs this year – 32 million viewers, up 3% from last year ­- but winner David Cook was able to parlay his win into a sales coup on the iTunes platform. He had the top 4 selling songs as of last night. (The no longer available for free Gossip Girl is still the top selling TV show.)

    American Idol Finale Tops Ratings, iTunes Sales Ranks and Sets New SMS Records 1

    Also a record 97.5 million viewer votes were cast. Imagine how many would vote if non-AT&T subscribers could SMS in their choices?

    Source: Cynopsis Digital