List of Billboard 200 number-one albums of 1962

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These are the number-one albums in the United States per Billboard magazine during the year 1962. Prior to August 1963, separate charts existed for albums in mono and stereo formats. The chart is now known as the 'Billboard 200'.

Issue date Album (mono) Artist(s) Album (stereo) Artist(s)
January 6 Blue Hawaii Elvis Presley / Soundtrack Stereo 35/MM Enoch Light & the Light Brigade
January 13 Holiday Sing Along with Mitch Mitch Miller
January 20 Blue Hawaii Elvis Presley / Soundtrack
January 27
February 3
February 10 Breakfast at Tiffany's Henry Mancini / Soundtrack
February 17
February 24
March 3
March 10
March 17
March 24
March 31
April 7 Blue Hawaii Elvis Presley / Soundtrack
April 14 Breakfast at Tiffany's Henry Mancini / Soundtrack
April 21
April 28
May 5 West Side Story Soundtrack
May 12 West Side Story Soundtrack
May 19
May 26
June 2
June 9
June 16
June 23 Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music Ray Charles
June 30
July 7
July 14
July 21
July 28
August 4
August 11 Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music Ray Charles
August 18 West Side Story Soundtrack
August 25
September 1
September 8
September 15
September 22
September 29 West Side Story Soundtrack
October 6
October 13
October 20 Peter, Paul and Mary Peter, Paul and Mary
October 27
November 3
November 10
November 17
November 24
December 1 My Son, the Folk Singer Allan Sherman
December 8
December 15 The First Family Vaughn Meader
December 22
December 29

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