List of Billboard 200 number-one albums of 2020

This is a list of the albums ranked number one in the United States during 2020. The top-performing albums and EPs in the United States are ranked on the Billboard 200 chart, which is published by Billboard magazine. The data is compiled by Nielsen SoundScan based on each album's weekly physical and digital sales, as well as on-demand streaming and digital sales of their individual tracks.

Starting on the issue dated January 18, 2020, Billboard updated the methodology to compile the chart by incorporating official video data from YouTube, along with visual plays from streaming services like Apple Music, Spotify, Tidal, and Vevo.[1]

Chart historyEdit

Issue date Album Artist(s) Ref.
January 4 Fine Line Harry Styles [2]
January 11 JackBoys JackBoys and Travis Scott [3]
January 18 Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial Roddy Ricch [4]
January 25 Rare Selena Gomez [5]
February 1 Music to Be Murdered By Eminem [6]
February 8 Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial Roddy Ricch [7]
February 15 Funeral Lil Wayne [8]
February 22 Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial Roddy Ricch [9]
February 29 Changes Justin Bieber [10]
March 7 Map of the Soul: 7 BTS [11]
March 14 My Turn Lil Baby [12]
March 21 Eternal Atake Lil Uzi Vert [13]
March 28 [14]
April 4 After Hours The Weeknd [15]
April 11 [16]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Billboard 200 to Include Official Video Plays From YouTube, Streaming Services". Billboard. December 13, 2019. Retrieved December 15, 2019.
  2. ^ Caulfield, Keith (December 29, 2019). "Harry Styles' 'Fine Line' Spends Second Week at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart". Billboard. Retrieved December 30, 2019.
  3. ^ Caulfield, Keith (January 5, 2020). "Travis Scott-led 'Jackboys' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200, As Christmas Albums Depart Chart". Billboard. Retrieved January 6, 2020.
  4. ^ Caulfield, Keith (January 13, 2020). "Roddy Ricch Returns to No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart With 'Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial'". Billboard. Retrieved January 13, 2020.
  5. ^ Caulfield, Keith (January 21, 2020). "Selena Gomez Earns Third No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With 'Rare'". Billboard. Retrieved January 22, 2020.
  6. ^ Caulfield, Keith (January 26, 2020). "Eminem Scores Historic 10th No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With 'Music to Be Murdered By'". Billboard. Retrieved January 27, 2020.
  7. ^ Caulfield, Keith (February 2, 2020). "Roddy Ricch Returns to No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart, Billie Eilish Surges Post-Grammys". Billboard. Retrieved February 3, 2020.
  8. ^ Caulfield, Keith (February 9, 2020). "Lil Wayne Achieves Fifth No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With 'Funeral'". Billboard. Retrieved February 9, 2020.
  9. ^ Caulfield, Keith (February 16, 2020). "Roddy Ricch Returns to No. 1 for Fourth Week on Billboard 200 Albums Chart". Billboard. Retrieved February 17, 2020.
  10. ^ Caulfield, Keith (February 23, 2020). "Justin Bieber Earns Seventh No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With 'Changes'". Billboard. Retrieved February 24, 2020.
  11. ^ Caulfield, Keith (March 1, 2020). "BTS Achieves Fourth No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With 'Map of the Soul: 7'". Billboard. Retrieved March 2, 2020.
  12. ^ Caulfield, Keith (March 8, 2020). "Lil Baby Earns First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With 'My Turn'". Billboard. Retrieved March 9, 2020.
  13. ^ Caulfield, Keith (March 15, 2020). "Lil Uzi Vert's 'Eternal Atake' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart With Biggest Streaming Week Since 2018". Billboard. Retrieved March 15, 2020.
  14. ^ Caulfield, Keith (March 22, 2020). "Lil Uzi Vert's 'Eternal Atake' Spends Second Week at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart". Billboard. Retrieved March 22, 2020.
  15. ^ Caulfield, Keith (March 29, 2020). "The Weeknd's 'After Hours' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart With Biggest Week of 2020". Billboard. Retrieved March 30, 2020.
  16. ^ Caulfield, Keith (April 5, 2020). "The Weeknd's 'After Hours' Spends Second Week at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart". Billboard. Retrieved April 6, 2020.