Contestants pay a price in time spent and out-of-pocket expenses. ... Every year,
tens of thousands of singing hopefuls audition for Fox's "American Idol.
The American Idol judges and host are making a lot of money, but how about the
contestants? Will it pay off for them? Wikipedia writes that the winner of the ...
ARE AMERICAN IDOL CONTESTANTS PAID FOR BEING IN THE
COMPETITION? Once a contestant reaches the Top 10 and in some seasons the
Top 12, they ...
Carrie Underwood tops our rich list of former "Idol" contestants, all of whom made
$1 million or more over the past year. The 10 Top-Earning American Idols ...
Mar 1, 2012 ... Making it onto American Idol doesn't mean you have it made financially. ... Once
chosen for the top 12, Idol contestants are provided room and board, although ...
Ever wonder whether Adam Lambert paid for those outrageous ...
Feb 23, 2010 ... It's not just the winner who cashes in on “American Idol,” according to last ... it
chooses, binding the contestant to pay 15 percent of his earnings, ...
Feb 25, 2010 ... And the rest of the top five Idol finalists don't do too badly, either. ... season's
American Idol finalists, five of them are guaranteed to walk away from ... tells the
Times they're “shocked that they give [finalists] that much money.
Apr 6, 2016 ... He may not be the most successful "American Idol" contestant, but Clay ... It's
hard to think she needed the money either—she had a net worth ...
American Idol Finalist C.J. Harris Arrested on Drug Charges ... 'American Idol'
finalist Curtis "C.J." Harris has been arrested in a drug bust and charged with ...
Feb 3, 2016 ... Seven former American Idol finalists tell us what life was like after the show.