American Idols on Twitter

Many of the American Idol contestants, both current and former, are popping up on Twitter. Unfortunately, I can’t guarantee that these are all real.

In fact, I can guarantee that some are fakes, as some have multiple accounts claiming to be that person. For now, I’m listing the multiples until I can determine the authoritative account.

American Idol Top 13 Party

Season 8

Kris Allen (winner)

Adam Lambert (2nd place)
@RealAdamLambert (I believe this one is real)

Danny Gokey (3rd place)

Allison Iraheta (4th place)

Matt Giraud (5th place)

Anoop Desai (6th place)

Scott MacIntyre (8th place)

Megan Joy (Corkrey) (9th place)
@idolmeganjoy (not at all convinced this is real)

Alexis Grace (11th place)

Casey Carlson (top 36)

Muhammad Alis Celebrity Fight Night XV - Show

Season 7

David Archuleta (2nd place)

Jason Castro (4th place)

Brooke White (5th place)

Michael Johns (8th)

Season 6

Jordin Sparks (winner)

Blake Lewis (2nd place)

Melinda Doolittle (3rd place)

2008 American Music Awards - Arrivals

Season 5

Taylor Hicks (winner)

Katharine McPhee (2nd place)

Elliott Yamin (3rd place)

Chris Daughtry (4th place)

Season 4

Carrie Underwood (winner)

Season 3

None known

Season 2

None known

Kelly Clarkson in concert in Barbados, watched by gal pals Rihanna and Katy Perry

Season 1

Kelly Clarkson (winner)

Justin Guarini (2nd place)

Cast and Crew

Ryan Seacrest (host)

Paula Abdul (judge)

Kara DioGuardi

Randy Jackson (judge)
@Rjackson_Dawg (probably not real)

Nigel Lythgoe (producer)

Sy Smith (backup singer)

If you know of and American Idols on Twitter that I missed, please post them in the comments. I’m not interested in the legion of American Idol fan accounts on Twitter at this time.

3 Comments on “American Idols on Twitter

  1. Kris Allen versus Adam Lambert – The Numbers |

    […] I looked at the number of Twitter followers each American Idol finalist had. This was a surprise. Kris has nearly two times the followers that Adam does. It’s not […]

  2. Liz

    It looks like Megan Joy has a Twitter: @idolmeganjoy

  3. Scott

    Kimberley Locke of season 2 has a twitter account which is definitely authentic

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