Reality show contestants have always believed in attaining the ultimate prize in order to rise to prominence or make headway in their respective industries.
However, this has not been the fate of some contestants of the reality tv series and singing competition – American Idol.
Musical talents like Haley Reinhart, Jennifer Hudson, and Christ Daughtry have changed the status quo and risen above what others might term failure.
Who is the most successful nonwinner of American Idol?
After taking fourth place in the fifth season of American Idol, Christ Daughtry is currently the most successful non-winner in the history of this competition.
In 2006, the star performer created a band, Daughtry. The debut album which was in like manner named after the band instantly took the number one spot on the Billboard 200.
Christ Daughtry’s net worth is currently estimated at 8 million dollars.