Ranking the Top 5 American Idols of All-Time Tweet Daughtry, David Cook, Ruben Studdard? Did they even MAKE the cut as some of the best American Idols of all time? According to the New York Times, these are the top 5 beginning with #5 who I completely forgot about. Do you even remember her?? #5: Nadia Turner Check out #'s 1-4 HERE!