Beating out contestants from ten other seasons, Kelly Clarkson topped Forbes' list of top-earning "American Idol" contestants.
From May 2011 to May 2012, the "Stronger" singer earned about $8 million, far surpassing the following two who tied for the second spot, Carrie Underwood and Chris Daughtry, who each took in $5 million.
Leading viewers through a star-studded night of energetic musical performances, Adam Lambert played host to Sunday's (December 16) VH1 Divas 2012 concert showcase.
Held at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium, the "American Idol" rocker helped get things going with a rendition of David Bowie's "Let's Dance" while being followed up by fellow "Idol" alum Kelly Clarkson - as the newly engaged singer offered up an inspired delivery of her new ditty dubbed "Catch My Breath."
It's always quite the entertaining spectacle, and this year looks to be no different as the stars are set to converge at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles for the 2012 VH1 Divas on Sunday night (December 16).
With live red carpet video coverage available below beginning at 8/7c, the red carpet is sure to be abuzz as special guests this time around include Miley Cyrus and Demi Lovato, as well as newly engaged "American Idol" alum, Kelly Clarkson.
Celebrating the kid in all of us, Ginnifer Goodwin and Jordin Sparks were on hand for the grand opening of "New Fantasyland" at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida on Thursday (December 6).
The "Once Upon a Time" star looked cute in a long-sleeved black dress while the 6th season "American Idol" winner smiled brightly in a sleeveless textured gray dress as they posed with King Mickey and Parks and Resorts Chairman Tom Staggs.
Partnering with Excedrin Migraine to get the word out, Jordin Sparks attended the launch of the "Managing Migraines: Know Your Triggers, Know Your Treatment" campaign at the Herald Square in New York City on Wednesday (November 14).
The "American Idol" winner looked stylish in her fall outfit of a black coat, animal-print scarf, black skirt with tights and knee-high black boots.