List of Billboard number-one electronic albums

Summary


This is a list of number-one electronic albums in the United States by year from the Billboard Dance/Electronic Albums chart.

Lady Gaga currently holds the record for the most weeks at number one with 2410 weeks.[1] This includes her debut album, The Fame, reaching the top spot for 172 non-consecutive weeks, her third EP, The Fame Monster, her remix album, The Remix, and Dawn of Chromatica peaking at number one as well.[2] On June 11, 2011, Gaga's second studio album, Born This Way jumped from number ten to one making it the biggest leap in the chart's history.[3] On 2013, her third studio album, Artpop, debuted also at number-one and topped the charts for 10 consecutive weeks, making it Gaga's fifth album to reach the top.[2][4] Her remix album, Born This Way: The Remix also peaked at number three on 2011. Her sixth studio album Chromatica debuted at number-one and topped the charts for 36 non-consecutive weeks.

The Fame is the longest running album to date with 426 weeks on the chart.[5] In 2003, Louie DeVito became the first male and only artist in chart history to have five number-one albums in a calendar year.[6] And in 2010, Lady Gaga became the first female artist to have three number-one albums in a calendar year.[2] As of issue May 21 "The Fame" by Lady Gaga is the current number one.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dance/Electronic Albums : May 21, 2022 | Billboard Chart Archive". Billboard. 2022-05-19. Retrieved 2022-05-19.
  2. ^ a b c "Lady Gaga - Chart history". Billboard. Retrieved 2022-04-07.
  3. ^ "Dance/Electronic Albums : Jun 11, 2011 | Billboard Chart Archive". Billboard. 2011-06-11. Retrieved 2014-02-01.
  4. ^ "Dance/Electronic Albums : Feb 01, 2014 | Billboard Chart Archive". Billboard. Retrieved 2014-02-01.
  5. ^ "Dance/Electronic Albums Chart History: Billboard Chart Archive". Billboard. 2022-05-19. Retrieved 2022-05-19.
  6. ^ Artist Biography by David Jeffries. "Louie DeVito | Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2014-02-01.
  7. ^ "Hot Dance/Electronic Songs". Billboard. May 19, 2022. Retrieved May 19, 2022.

External linksEdit

  • Current Dance/Electronic Albums — top ten positions