American Idol is a reality singing competition show that was created by Simon Fuller. Airing since 2002, American Idol has transformed itself into one of the most beloved shows on TV. The concept of the American Idol is to find solo singers based on the votes given by the audience. Viewers are allowed to choose the winners through telephone, internet or SMS text voting.
Over the years, American Idol has become the launching pad for many talented singers including Kelly Clarkson, Kris Allen, Fantasia Barrino, Phillip Phillips, Taylor Hicks, David Cook and many others
Following, we would like to present you with a list of the highest earning American Idols, based on the revenues they generated in 2013. Curious to see who are the most famous former stars of the show? Let’s take a look at the countdown.