Daughtry is an American rock band formed and fronted by namesake Chris Daughtry, who was a finalist on the fifth season of American Idol. Their self-titled debut album was released in November and reached number one on the Billboard Daughtry is the debut album by American rock band Daughtry, released on Novem, by RCA Records. The band is fronted by American Idol fifth. Editorial Reviews. Product Description. Chris Daughtry's sturdy rock presence and distinctive vocal style won the hearts and minds of American Idol Season 5. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of "Daughtry" on Discogs. With noted rock producer Howard Benson at the board, Daughtry's is the first Idol album with most of the songs written or co-written by the singer. Chris. As a finalist on colossal televisual event that is American Idol in , Chris Daughtry was always not your typical run-of-the-mill contestant. It's safe to say voters got it wrong when they left Chris Daughtry with a fourth-place finish on Season 5 of American Idol. Listen to Daughtry on Spotify. Daughtry · Album · · 12 songs. Daughtry is the self-titled debut studio album from American rock band Daughtry, the band formed and fronted by American Idol fifth season finalist Chris. Formé par le chanteur et guitariste Chris Daughtry, candidat finaliste de la cinquième saison de l'émission American Idol en , le groupe du même nom se.