Here’s Every album that Hit No. 1 on The Billboard 200 in 2020

 

In 2020, 32 different albums officially hit No.1 on the Billboard 200 –  which the Bay Radio station had the pleasure of featuring some of – but only seven artists managed to stay on top for more than a week – including, Roddy Rich, Lil Baby, Lil Uzi Vert, The Weeknd, Juice WRLD, Taylor Swift (twice), and Ariana Grande!

Bagging a No. 1 album is obviously one of the biggest achievements in today’s music world, so here’s all of this year’s albums that managed to make their way to the top spot…

 

Harry Styles’ Fine Line

 

Harry Styles - Fine Line - Amazon.com Music

 

Not only did the album debut in 2019 at No. 1, but it kicked off 2020 on top of the chart too for its second straight week – guess you can say it’s truly a Golden album…

 

JackBoys by Travis Scott

 

JACKBOYS - JACKBOYS - Amazon.com Music

 

This album was Scott’s compilation project with his label maters and debuted at No.1 on January 11th, 2020.

 

 

Roddy Rich’s Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial

 

Roddy Rich Releases Debut Studio Album 'Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial'

 

Rich’s 2019 debut album made its way back to the top spot on the chart on January 18th, 2020 (for its second non-consecutive week). It spent another two non-consecutive weeks in February and spent a total of four weeks on No.1.

 

Selena Gomez’s Rare

 

Selena Gomez - Rare - mxdwn Music

 

Yet another album that debuted on top of the chart on January 25th, Rare marked Selena’s third No. 1 album!

 

 

Eminem’s Music to Be Murdered By

 

Music to Be Murdered By - Wikipedia

 

Also debuted on top of the chart on February 1st, historically marking Eminem’s 10th top spot album!

 

Lil Wayne’s Funeral

 

Funeral (Lil Wayne album) - Wikipedia

 

Again, also debuted on top on February 15th AND was his fifth No. 1 album.

 

 

Justin Bieber’s Changes

 

Intentions by Justin Bieber Quavo... in 2020 | Cool album covers, Justin bieber new album, Justin bieber songs

 

This album made it to the top of the chart on February 29th, marking Bieber’s seventh No. 1 album.

 

BTS’ Map of the Soul: 7

 

BTS - Map Of The Soul 7 (Version 3) - Amazon.com Music

 

BTS’ fourth No. 1 album debuted at the top on March 7th.

 

 

Lil Baby’s My Turn

 

My Turn (Lil Baby album) - Wikipedia

 

His sophomore album debuted as No. 1 on March 14th, and returned to the top in June for four consecutive weeks – making it this year’s longest leader at the time, totalling at five weeks.

 

Lil Uzi Vert’s Eternal Atake

 

Eternal Atake - Wikipedia

 

Debuted on top on March 21st, making this his second No. 1 album, and remained at the top for a second consecutive week.

 

 

The Weeknd’s After Hours

 

After Hours (Weeknd) - Exotique

 

This album debuted as No. 1 on April 4th and remained on top for an entire month. It was The Weeknd’s fourth studio album and the first album to notch four consecutive weeks at No. 1!

 

DaBaby’s Blame It on Baby

 

DaBaby: Blame It on Baby Album Review | Pitchfork

 

Again, debuted on top on May 2nd and marked DaBaby’s second No.1 album.

 

YoungBoy Never Broke Again’s 38 Baby 2

 

YoungBoy Never Broke Again - 38 Baby 2 Lyrics and Tracklist | Genius

 

Debuted on top on May 9th, marking his second No. 1 project.

 

Kenney Chesney’s Here and Now

 

Kenny Chesney - Here And Now - Amazon.com Music

 

 

Chesney’s ninth top album debuted at No.1 on May 16th

 

 

Nav’s Good Intentions

 

Good Intentions (album) - Wikipedia

 

Debuted on top of the chart on May 23rd, marking his second No.1 project.

 

 

Future’s High Off Life

 

High Off Life - Wikipedia

 

Marking his seventh No.1 album, this debuted on top on May 30th

 

Gunna’s Wunna

 

Gunna: Wunna Album Review | Pitchfork

 

Debuting on top on June 6th, this marked his first-ever No.1 album

 

 

Lady Gaga’s Chromatica

 

Lady Gaga's Chromatica Dances Through the Pain and Trauma | Review | Consequence of Sound

 

Debuting on top on June 13th, this marked Lady Gaga’s sixth No. 1 album

 

Pop Smoke’s Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon

 

Pop Smoke: Shoot for the Stars Aim for the Moon Album Review | Pitchfork

 

Debuting on top on July 18th, this was his first-ever No.1 album. Unfortunately, the rapper was killed during a home invasion in February.

 

 

Taylor Swift’s Folklore

 

Folklore (Taylor Swift album) - Wikipedia

 

Swift’s seventh No.1 album, this album debuted on August 8th. The album reigned at No. 1 for six straight weeks and was the longest stretch for a No. 1 album since Drake’s “Views” in 2016. It returned again in late October for the eighth week. Swift is now the only female artist in history with 48 cumulative weeks at No. 1.

 

 

Big Sean’s Detroit 2

 

Big Sean Rediscovers Himself on Detroit 2 | Review | Consequence of Sound

 

Debuted on top on September 19th, this marked Big Sean’s third No. 1

 

Machine Gun Kelly’s Tickets to My Downfall

 

ALBUM REVIEW: Machine Gun Kelly - Tickets to My Downfall | Ghost Cult MagazineGhost Cult Magazine

 

Debuting on top on October 10th, marking MGK’s first-ever No.1 album.

 

 

21 Savage and Metro Boomin’s Savage Mode II

 

21 Savage / Metro Boomin: Savage Mode 2 Album Review | Pitchfork

 

Debuted on October 17th, this album became the second No. 1 album for both artists.

 

Luke Combs’ What You See Is What You Get

 

What You See Is What You Get (Luke Combs album) - Wikipedia

 

Originally debuted in 2019, it returned to the top spot on November 7th after Combs reissued a deluxe edition.

 

Ariana Grande’s Positions

 

Ariana Grande's Positions: Album 'solid but doesn't sparkle' say critics - BBC News

 

Debuted on top on November 14th, marking Ari’s fifth No. 1 album and third in just two years! That’s the fastest accumulation of three chart-topping studio albums ever by a female artist.

 

 

AC/DC’s Power Up

 

AC/DC - Pwr Up (Target Exclusive, Vinyl) : Target

 

Debuted on November 28th and marked the band’s third No. 1 album!

 

BTS’ Be

 

Album: BTS - Be

 

Debuted on top on December 5th, marking their fifth No. 1 album and second in 2020 alone.

 

 

Bad Bunny’s El Ultimo Tour del Mundo

 

The Best Tracks on Bad Bunny's "El Último Tour Del Mundo" - PAPER

 

Debuted on top on December 12th, making this his second top-five album in 2020 alone and beating his own record for the highest-charting all-Spanish-language album ever, set when “YHLQMDLG” peaked at No. 2 in March. This is the first all-Spanish-language album to reach No. 1 in the 64-year history of the Billboard 200.

 

Shawn Mendes’ Wonder

 

Wonder (Shawn Mendes album) - Wikipedia

 

Mendes’ album debuted at No. 1 on December 19th, marking his fourth No. 1 album.

 

 

Taylor Swift’s Evermore

 

Evermore (Taylor Swift album) - Wikipedia

 

Debuted on top on December 26th, marking her eight No. 1 album and second in 2020 alone! Swift became the first woman in history to have two albums in the top three of the Billboard 200 in the same week. She also set the record for the shortest gap in between No. 1 albums for a female artist, with just four months and 18 days separating the “Folklore” and “Evermore” debuts.

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