List of number-one Billboard Christian Albums

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Christian Albums (formerly named Hot Christian Albums) is a Billboard chart of the best-selling Christian music albums of the week, "ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen SoundScan".[1]

Artist milestones[edit]

Most number-one albums[edit]

Most cumulative weeks at number one[edit]

  • Amy Grant (329)
  • WOW series (115)
  • Sandi Patti (112)
  • Kirk Franklin (79)
  • Michael W. Smith (79)
  • Carman (64)
  • Steven Curtis Chapman (62)
  • Casting Crowns (57)
  • P.O.D. (54)
  • dc Talk (53)
  • Switchfoot (47)
  • Petra (44)
  • The Imperials (39)

Album milestones[edit]

Most weeks at number one[edit]

Years[edit]

1980[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
March 29, 1980 Music Machine Candle 3
April 19, 1980 One More Song For You The Imperials 13
July 19, 1980 My Father's Eyes Amy Grant 4
August 16, 1980 One More Song For You The Imperials 5 (18)
September 20, 1980 Never Alone Amy Grant 9
December 20, 1980 In His Time Praise IV Maranatha Singers 6

1981[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 3, 1981 In His Time Praise IV Maranatha Singers 3 (9)
January 24, 1981 Best of B.J. Thomas B.J. Thomas 4
February 21, 1981 One More Song for You The Imperials 4 (22)
March 21, 1981 Priority The Imperials 17
July 18, 1981 Praise Five: Glorify Thy Name Maranatha Singers 4
August 15, 1981 In Concert Amy Grant 9
October 17, 1981 Amazing Grace B.J. Thomas 9
December 19, 1981 Joni's Song Joni Eareckson 2

1982[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 2, 1982 Joni's Song Joni Eareckson 11 (13)
March 20, 1982 Unfailing Love Evie 9
May 22, 1982 I Saw The Lord Dallas Holm 4
June 19, 1981 Amazing Grace B.J. Thomas 4 (13)
July 17, 1982 Age to Age Amy Grant 24

1983[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 1, 1983 Age to Age Amy Grant 53 (77)

1984[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 7, 1984 Age to Age Amy Grant 8 (85)
March 3, 1984 Not of this World Petra 4
March 31, 1984 Straight Ahead Amy Grant 40

1985[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 5, 1985 Straight Ahead Amy Grant 21 (61)
June 1, 1985 Beat the System Petra 12
August 24, 1985 Unguarded Amy Grant 19

1986[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 4, 1986 Unguarded Amy Grant 17 (36)
May 3, 1986 Morning Like This Sandi Patti 35

1987[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 3, 1987 Morning Like This Sandi Patti 5 (40)
February 7, 1987 The Collection Amy Grant 12
May 2, 1987 Morning Like This Sandi Patti 4 (44)
May 30, 1987 The Collection Amy Grant 4 (16)
June 27, 1987 Morning Like This Sandi Patti 20 (64)
November 14, 1987 This Means War! Petra 4
December 12, 1987 The Collection Amy Grant 3 (19)

1988[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 2, 1988 The Collection Amy Grant 6 (25)
February 13, 1988 Morning Like This Sandi Patti 4 (68)
March 12, 1988 This Means War! Petra 4 (8)
April 9, 1988 The Collection Amy Grant 4 (29)
May 7, 1988 Make His Praise Glorious Sandi Patti 16
August 27, 1988 Lead Me On Amy Grant 19

1989[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 7, 1989 Lead Me On Amy Grant 9 (28)
March 11, 1989 i 2 (EYE) Michael W. Smith 4
April 8, 1989 Lead Me On Amy Grant 8 (36)
June 3, 1989 Sandi Patti And The Friendship Company Sandi Patti 24
November 18, 1989 The Way Home Russ Taff 4
December 16, 1989 Revival In The Land Carman 3

1990[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 6, 1990 Revival In The Land Carman 31 (34)
August 11, 1990 Beyond Belief Petra 14
November 17, 1990 Go West Young Man Michael W. Smith 7

1991[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 5, 1991 Go West Young Man Michael W. Smith 9 (16)
March 9, 1991 For the Sake of the Call Steven Curtis Chapman 4
April 6, 1991 Go West Young Man Michael W. Smith 2 (18)
April 20, 1991 Heart In Motion Amy Grant 18
August 24, 1991 Go West Young Man Michael W. Smith 2 (20)
September 7, 1991 Heart In Motion Amy Grant 4 (22)
October 5, 1991 Go West Young Man Michael W. Smith 4 (24)
November 2, 1991 Heart In Motion Amy Grant 6 (28)
December 14, 1991 Addicted To Jesus Carman 3

1992[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 4, 1992 Addicted To Jesus Carman 9 (12)
March 7, 1992 Unseen Power Petra 2
March 21, 1992 Addicted To Jesus Carman 2 (14)
April 4, 1992 Unseen Power Petra 2 (4)
April 18, 1992 Addicted To Jesus Carman 2 (16)
May 2, 1992 Unseen Power Petra 2 (6)
May 16, 1992 Go West Young Man Michael W. Smith 2 (26)
May 30, 1992 Addicted To Jesus Carman 2 (18)
June 13, 1992 Heart In Motion Amy Grant 2 (30)
June 27, 1992 Addicted To Jesus Carman 2 (20)
July 11, 1992 Heart In Motion Amy Grant 2 (32)
July 25, 1992 The Great Adventure Steven Curtis Chapman 12
October 17, 1992 Change Your World Michael W. Smith 10
December 26, 1992 Home for Christmas Amy Grant 1

1993[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 2, 1993 Home for Christmas Amy Grant 3 (4)
February 23, 1993 Free at Last dc Talk 22
June 26, 1993 Hope Michael English 4
July 24, 1993 LeVoyage Sandi Patti 2
August 7, 1993 Free at Last dc Talk 2 (24)
August 21, 1993 LeVoyage Sandi Patti 2 (4)
September 4, 1993 Free at Last dc Talk 10 (34)
November 13, 1993 The Standard Carman 2
November 27, 1993 The First Decade (1983-1993) Michael W. Smith 5

1994[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 1, 1994 The First Decade (1983-1993) Michael W. Smith 7 (12)
February 19, 1994 Beyond A Dream Twila Paris 10
April 30, 1994 Free at Last dc Talk 4 (38)
May 28, 1994 Beyond A Dream Twila Paris 6 (16)
July 9, 1994 The Standard Carman 4 (6)
August 6, 1994 Heaven in the Real World Steven Curtis Chapman 18
December 10, 1994 House of Love Amy Grant 2
December 24, 1994 Heaven in the Real World Steven Curtis Chapman 2 (20)

1995[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 7, 1995 House of Love Amy Grant 2 (4)
January 21, 1995 Heaven in the Real World Steven Curtis Chapman 4 (24)
February 18, 1995 House of Love Amy Grant 8 (12)
April 15, 1995 Kirk Franklin & The Family Kirk Franklin & The Family 14
July 22, 1995 My Utmost for His Highest Various Artists 7
September 9, 1995 I'll Lead You Home Michael W. Smith 10
November 18, 1995 R.I.O.T. Carman 2
December 2, 1995 I'll Lead You Home Michael W. Smith 1 (11)
December 9, 1995 Jesus Freak dc Talk 4

1996[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 6, 1996 Jesus Freak dc Talk 9 (13)
March 9, 1996 Take Me to Your Leader Newsboys 2
March 23, 1996 Jesus Freak dc Talk 1 (14)
April 6, 1996 Jars of Clay Jars of Clay 7
May 18, 1996 Whatcha Lookin' 4 Kirk Franklin & The Family 3
June 6, 1996 Jars of Clay Jars of Clay 15 (22)
September 21, 1996 Signs of Life Steven Curtis Chapman 1
September 28, 1996 Life Love & Other Mysteries Point Of Grace 2
October 5, 1996 Signs of Life Steven Curtis Chapman 3 (4)
October 26, 1996 Life Love & Other Mysteries Point Of Grace 3 (5)
November 16, 1996 Whatcha Lookin' 4 Kirk Franklin & The Family 2 (5)
November 30, 1996 WOW 1997 Various Artists 3
December 21, 1996 The Gift Kenny Rogers 2

1997[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 4, 1997 The Gift Kenny Rogers 2 (4)
January 18, 1997 Whatcha Lookin' 4 Kirk Franklin & The Family 12 (17)
April 12, 1997 Caedmon's Call Caedmon's Call 1
April 19, 1997 Whatcha Lookin' 4 Kirk Franklin & The Family 2 (19)
May 3, 1997 I Surrender All: 30 Classic Hymns Carman 1
May 10, 1997 Butterfly Kisses (Shades of Grace) Bob Carlisle 20
September 27, 1997 You Light Up My Life: Inspirational Songs LeAnn Rimes 14

1998[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 3, 1998 You Light Up My Life: Inspirational Songs LeAnn Rimes 19 (33)
May 16, 1998 Live The Life Michael W. Smith 2
May 30, 1998 You Light Up My Life: Inspirational Songs LeAnn Rimes 1 (34)
June 6, 1998 Live The Life Michael W. Smith 1 (3)
June 13, 1998 You Light Up My Life: Inspirational Songs LeAnn Rimes 1 (35)
June 20, 1998 Jaci Velasquez Jaci Velasquez 4
July 18, 1998 Step Up to the Microphone Newsboys 3
August 8, 1998 Jaci Velasquez Jaci Velasquez 2 (6)
August 22, 1998 Steady On Point Of Grace 7
October 10, 1998 Supernatural dc Talk 1
October 17, 1998 The Nu Nation Project Kirk Franklin 7
December 12, 1998 Touched by an Angel: The Album Soundtrack 4

1999[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 2, 1999 The Prince of Egypt (OST) Soundtrack 6
February 13, 1999 The Nu Nation Project Kirk Franklin 10 (17)
April 24, 1999 Songs 4 Life-Feel The Power Various Artists 1
May 1, 1999 40 Acres Caedmon's Call 1
May 8, 1999 The Nu Nation Project Kirk Franklin 4 (21)
June 5, 1999 Sixpence None the Richer Sixpence None The Richer 2
June 19, 1999 The Nu Nation Project Kirk Franklin 2 (23)
July 3, 1999 Speechless Steven Curtis Chapman 5
August 7, 1999 WOW Worship: Blue Various Artists 2
August 21, 1999 Speechless Steven Curtis Chapman 3 (8)
September 11, 1999 Time Third Day 2
September 25, 1999 Speechless Steven Curtis Chapman 1 (9)
October 2, 1999 Underdog Audio Adrenaline 1
October 9, 1999 Speechless Steven Curtis Chapman 2 (11)
October 23, 1999 A Christmas Story Point Of Grace 1
October 30, 1999 Speechless Steven Curtis Chapman 1 (12)
November 6, 1999 A Christmas To Remember Amy Grant 1
November 13, 1999 WOW 2000 Various Artists 2
November 27, 1999 If I Left the Zoo Jars of Clay 1
December 4, 1999 A Christmas To Remember Amy Grant 1 (2)
December 11, 1999 This Is Your Time Michael W. Smith 1
December 18, 1999 A Christmas To Remember Amy Grant 2 (4)

2000[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 1, 2000 WOW 2000 Various Artists 2 (4)
January 15, 2000 A Christmas To Remember Amy Grant 1 (5)
January 22, 2000 WOW 2000 Various Artists 3 (8)
February 12, 2000 What a Wonderful World Anne Murray 1
February 19, 2000 WOW 2000 Various Artists 1 (9)
February 26, 2000 The Fundamental Elements of Southtown P.O.D. 3
March 18, 2000 Lay It Down Jennifer Knapp 1
March 25, 2000 The Fundamental Elements of Southtown P.O.D. 2 (5)
April 8, 2000 Purpose By Design Fred Hammond & Radical For Christ 2
April 22, 2000 The Fundamental Elements of Southtown P.O.D. 2 (7)
May 6, 2000 God Is Working - Live The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir 3
May 27, 2000 WOW Worship: Orange Various Artists 1
June 3, 2000 The Ever Passing Moment MxPx 1
June 10, 2000 The Promise Plus One 1
June 17, 2000 Thankful Mary Mary 3
July 15, 2000 Mountain High... Valley Low Yolanda Adams 9
September 16, 2000 Love and Freedom BeBe Winans 1
September 23, 2000 Mountain High... Valley Low Yolanda Adams 7 (16)
November 11, 2000 Heart of a Champion Carman 1
November 18, 2000 WOW Hits 2001 Various Artists 7

2001[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 6, 2001 WOW Hits 2001 Various Artists 9 (16)
March 10, 2001 Songs 4 Worship: Shout To The Lord Various Artists 4
April 7, 2001 The Experience Yolanda Adams 1
March 10, 2001 Songs 4 Worship: Shout To The Lord Various Artists 4 (8)
May 12, 2001 Live In London And More Donnie McClurkin 1
May 19, 2001 Free to Fly Point Of Grace 3
June 9, 2001 Oxygen Avalon 1
June 16, 2001 Free to Fly Point Of Grace 1 (4)
June 23, 2001 Songs 4 Worship: Shout To The Lord Various Artists 2 (10)
July 7, 2001 Live In London And More Donnie McClurkin 2 (3)
July 21, 2001 Songs 4 Worship: Shout to the Lord Various Artists 10 (20)
September 29, 2001 Satellite P.O.D. 7
November 17, 2001 Christmas Extraordinaire Mannheim Steamroller 7

2002[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 5, 2002 Christmas Extraordinaire Mannheim Steamroller 1 (8)
January 12, 2002 Satellite P.O.D. 8 (15)
March 9, 2002 The Rebirth of Kirk Franklin Kirk Franklin 2
March 23, 2002 Satellite P.O.D. 11 (26)
June 8, 2002 Legacy...Hymns and Faith Amy Grant 1
June 15, 2002 Satellite P.O.D. 7 (33)
August 3, 2002 Incredible Mary Mary 5
September 7, 2002 Worship Michael W. Smith 1
September 14, 2002 Satellite P.O.D. 2 (35)
September 28, 2002 Let Freedom Ring: Live From Carnegie Hall Bill & Gloria Gaither 1
October 5, 2002 Stanley Climbfall Lifehouse 2
October 13, 2002 WOW Hits 2003 Various Artists 3
November 9, 2002 Worship Again Michael W. Smith 3
November 30, 2002 WOW Christmas red Various Artists 4
December 28, 2002 WOW Hits 2003 Various Artists 1 (4)

2003[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 4, 2003 WOW Hits 2003 Various Artists 4 (8)
February 1, 2003 Worship Together: I Could Sing Of Your Love Forever Various Artists 2
February 15, 2003 All About Love Steven Curtis Chapman 3
March 8, 2003 Worship Together: I Could Sing Of Your Love Forever Various Artists 2 (4)
March 22, 2003 Fallen Evanescence 5
April 26, 2003 Adoration: The Worship Album Newsboys 1
May 3, 2003 Worship Together: I Could Sing Of Your Love Forever Various Artists 3 (7)
May 24, 2003 WOW Worship: Orange Various Artists 1
May 31, 2003 Worship Together: I Could Sing Of Your Love Forever Various Artists 1 (8)
June 7, 2003 Stacie Orrico Stacie Orrico 3
June 28, 2003 Rise and Shine Randy Travis 1
July 5, 2003 Worship Together: I Could Sing Of Your Love Forever Various Artists 7 (15)
August 23, 2003 Almost There MercyMe 2
September 6, 2003 Simple Things Amy Grant 1
September 13, 2003 Almost There MercyMe 2 (4)
September 27, 2003 Throne Room CeCe Winans 1
October 4, 2003 Almost There MercyMe 2 (6)
October 18, 2003 Worship Together: I Could Sing Of Your Love Forever Various Artists 1 (15)
October 25, 2003 The Second Decade: 1993-2003 Michael W. Smith 1
November 1, 2003 Almost There MercyMe 3 (9)
November 22, 2003 Payable on Death P.O.D. 4
December 20, 2003 WOW Hits 2004 Various Artists 2

2004[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 3, 2004 WOW Hits 2004 Various Artists 1 (3)
January 10, 2004 Payable on Death P.O.D. 1 (5)
January 17, 2004 The Beautiful Letdown Switchfoot 8
March 13, 2004 The Passion of the Christ Soundtrack 7
May 1, 2004 The Beautiful Letdown Switchfoot 1 (9)
May 8, 2004 Undone MercyMe 2
May 22, 2004 Wire Third Day 3
June 12, 2004 The Beautiful Letdown Switchfoot 2 (11)
June 26, 2004 Somethin' 'Bout Love Fred Hammond 1
July 3, 2004 The Beautiful Letdown Switchfoot 14 (25)
October 9, 2004 All Things New Steven Curtis Chapman 1
October 16, 2004 The Beautiful Letdown Switchfoot 4 (29)
November 13, 2004 Healing Rain Michael W. Smith 1
November 20, 2004 Mmhmm Relient K 1
November 27, 2004 The Beautiful Letdown Switchfoot 1 (30)
December 4, 2004 Merry Christmas with Love Clay Aiken 4

2005[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 1, 2005 Merry Christmas With Love Clay Aiken 2 (4)
January 15, 2005 The Beautiful Letdown Switchfoot 5 (35)
February 19, 2005 WOW Hits 2005 Various Artists 1
February 26, 2005 The Beautiful Letdown Switchfoot 3 (38)
March 19, 2005 O God, the Aftermath Norma Jean 1
March 26, 2005 WOW Hits 2005 Various Artists 2 (3)
April 9, 2005 Redemption Songs Jars of Clay 1
April 16, 2005 The Everglow Mae 1
April 23, 2005 WOW Number 1's Various Artists 4
May 21, 2005 Rock Of Ages...Hymns and Faith Amy Grant 2
June 4, 2005 WOW Number 1's Various Artists 3 (7)
June 25, 2005 Panic MxPx 1
July 2, 2005 WOW Number 1's Various Artists 1 (8)
July 9, 2005 MMHMM Relient K 4 (5)
August 6, 2005 Mary Mary Mary Mary 6
September 17, 2005 Lifesong Casting Crowns 2
October 1, 2005 Nothing Is Sound Switchfoot 1
October 15, 2005 A Collision David Crowder Band 1
October 22, 2005 Hero Kirk Franklin 4
November 19, 2005 Wherever You Are Third Day 3
December 10, 2005 WOW Hits 2006 Various artists 4

2006[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 7, 2006 WOW Hits 2006 Various artists 1 (5)
January 14, 2006 Hero Kirk Franklin 4 (8)
February 11, 2006 Testify P.O.D. 3
March 4, 2006 Hero Kirk Franklin 2 (10)
March 18, 2006 Precious Memories Alan Jackson 8
May 13, 2006 Coming Up To Breathe MercyMe 1
May 20, 2006 Precious Memories Alan Jackson 7 (15)
July 8, 2006 Define The Great Line Underoath 4
August 5, 2006 Precious Memories Alan Jackson 3 (18)
August 26, 2006 Bless The Broken Road-The Duets Album Selah 1
September 2, 2006 Precious Memories Alan Jackson 2 (20)
September 16, 2006 Restored Jeremy Camp 1
September 23, 2006 Precious Memories Alan Jackson 1 (21)
September 30, 2006 Redeemer Norma Jean 1
October 7, 2006 Turn Around Johnny Lang 1
October 14, 2006 See the Morning Chris Tomlin 1
October 21, 2006 Free to Worship Fred Hammond 1
October 28, 2006 WOW Hits 2007 Various artists 2
November 11, 2006 Songs of Inspiration Alabama 2
November 25, 2006 Stand Michael W. Smith 1
December 2, 2006 WOW Hits 2007 Various artists 5 (7)

2007[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 6, 2007 Precious Memories Alan Jackson 1 (22)
January 13, 2007 Oh! Gravity. Switchfoot 4
February 10, 2007 Get Away, Jordan Ernie Haase & Signature Sound 1
February 17, 2007 WOW Hits 2007 Various Artists 3 (10)
March 17, 2007 Portable Sounds tobyMac 2
March 24, 2007 Five Score and Seven Years Ago Relient K 3
April 14, 2007 Songs Of Inspiration II Alabama 1
April 21, 2007 Southern Weather The Almost 2
May 5, 2007 Anything Worth Saying Aaron Shust 4
June 2, 2007 Beauty From Pain 1.1 Superchick 1
June 9, 2007 All of the Above Hillsong United 1
June 16, 2007 Southern Weather The Almost 3 (5)
July 7, 2007 Messengers August Burns Red 1
July 21, 2007 Flyleaf Flyleaf 2
August 4, 2007 Secret Weapon MxPx 1
August 11, 2007 How Can We Be Silent BarlowGirl 1
August 18, 2007 True Beauty Mandisa 1
August 25, 2007 Stand Michael W. Smith 3 (4)
September 15, 2007 The Altar and the Door Casting Crowns 4
October 13, 2007 Remedy David Crowder Band 1
October 20, 2007 The Altar and the Door Casting Crowns 3 (7)
November 10, 2007 This Moment Steven Curtis Chapman 1
November 17, 2007 The Altar and the Door Casting Crowns 3 (10)
December 8, 2007 All That Is Within Me MercyMe 3
December 29, 2007 The Altar and the Door Casting Crowns 1 (11)

2008[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 5, 2008 The Fight of My Life Kirk Franklin 10
March 15, 2008 Never Going Back To OK The Afters 2
March 29, 2008 The Fight of My Life Kirk Franklin 1 (11)
April 5, 2008 The Altar and the Door Casting Crowns 1 (12)
April 12, 2008 Flyleaf Flyleaf 1 (3)
April 19, 2008 Hawk Nelson Is My Friend Hawk Nelson 1
April 26, 2008 When Angels and Serpents Dance P.O.D. 3
May 17, 2008 Tell Me What You Know Sara Groves 2
May 31, 2008 Flyleaf Flyleaf 4 (7)
June 28, 2008 Beyond Measure Jeremy Camp 1
July 5, 2008 Flyleaf Flyleaf 1 (8)
July 12, 2008 To Know That You're Alive Kutless 1
July 19, 2008 The Bird and the Bee Sides Relient K 2
August 2, 2008 Flyleaf Flyleaf 2 (10)
August 16, 2008 Revelation Third Day 3
September 6, 2008 Dance or Die Family Force 5 1
September 13, 2008 Revelation Third Day 1 (4)
September 20, 2008 Lost in the Sound of Separation Underoath 1
September 27, 2008 Hello Love Chris Tomlin 3
October 18, 2008 New Surrender Anberlin 1
October 25, 2008 WOW Hits 2009 Various artists 2
November 8, 2008 The Sound Mary Mary 1
November 15, 2008 A New Hallelujah Michael W. Smith 1
November 22, 2008 WOW Hits 2009 Various artists 1 (3)
November 29, 2008 Peace on Earth Casting Crowns 5

2009[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 3, 2009 Peace on Earth Casting Crowns 2 (7)
January 17, 2009 WOW Hits 2009 Various artists 2 (5)
January 31, 2009 Audience of One Heather Headley 2
February 14, 2009 Reunion (Vol. One) Gaither Vocal Band 1
February 21, 2009 WOW Hits 2009 Various artists 1 (6)
February 28, 2009 Innocence & Instinct Red 3
March 21, 2009 WOW Hits 2009 Various artists 2 (8)
April 4, 2009 A New Hallelujah Michael W. Smith 1 (2)
April 11, 2009 The Power of One Israel Houghton 2
April 25, 2009 10 MercyMe 2
May 9, 2009 The Long Fall Back to Earth Jars of Clay 2
May 23, 2009 With Roots Above And Branches Below The Devil Wears Prada 2
June 6, 2009 City of Black & White Mat Kearney 1
June 13, 2009 A Cross: The Earth Hillsong United 1
June 20, 2009 ...In Shallow Seas We Sail Emery 1
June 27, 2009 A Cross: The Earth Hillsong United 1 (2)
July 4, 2009 The Sound Mary Mary 1 (2)
July 11, 2009 City of Black & White Mat Kearney 1 (2)
July 18, 2009 The Sound Mary Mary 2 (4)
August 1, 2009 The Real Thing pureNRG 1
August 8, 2009 Constellations August Burns Red 1
August 15, 2009 The Sound Mary Mary 1 (5)
August 22, 2009 Fearless Phillips, Craig and Dean 1
August 29, 2009 The Lost Get Found Britt Nicole 1
September 5, 2009 Fearless Phillips, Craig and Dean 1 (2)
September 12, 2009 Awake Skillet 4
October 10, 2009 Church Music David Crowder Band 2
October 24, 2009 Forget And Not Slow Down Relient K 1
October 31, 2009 WOW Hits 2010 various artists 3
November 21, 2009 Beauty Will Rise Steven Curtis Chapman 1
November 28, 2009 Memento Mori Flyleaf 1
December 5, 2009 Until the Whole World Hears Casting Crowns 5

2010[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 3, 2010 Until the Whole World Hears Casting Crowns 2 (7)
January 17, 2010 Speaking Louder Than Before Jeremy Camp 1
January 24, 2010 Until the Whole World Hears Casting Crowns 2 (9)
February 7, 2010 Downtown Church Patty Griffin 1
February 14, 2010 Awake Skillet 1 (5)
February 21, 2010 Tonight tobyMac 4
March 21, 2010 Passion: Awakening Passion Worship Band 1
March 28, 2010 Tonight tobyMac 3 (7)
April 18, 2010 Awake Skillet 2 (7)
May 2, 2010 Until the Whole World Hears Casting Crowns 1 (10)
May 9, 2010 Awake Skillet 1 (8)
May 16, 2010 The Generous Mr. Lovewell MercyMe 1
May 23, 2010 The Light Meets the Dark Tenth Avenue North 1
May 30, 2010 The Generous Mr. Lovewell MercyMe 5 (6)
July 4, 2010 Between Two Worlds Trip Lee 1
July 11, 2010 A Beautiful Exchange Hillsong Live 1
July 18, 2010 Awake Skillet 1 (9)
July 25, 2010 Born Again Newsboys 2
August 8, 2010 My Paper Heart (Deluxe Version) Francesca Battistelli 4
September 5, 2010 We Cry Out: The Worship Project Jeremy Camp 1
September 12, 2010 Love God. Love People. The London Sessions Israel Houghton 1
September 19, 2010 Dark Is the Way, Light Is a Place Anberlin 1
September 26, 2010 Horseshoes and Hand Grenades Disciple 1
October 3, 2010 We Cry Out: The Worship Project Jeremy Camp 1 (2)
October 10, 2010 Rehab Lecrae 1
October 17, 2010 WOW Hits 2011 Various artists 2
October 31, 2010 Move Third Day 2
November 14, 2010 WOW Hits 2011 Various artists 1 (3)
November 21, 2010 Ø (Disambiguation) Underoath 1
November 28, 2010 And If Our God Is for Us... Chris Tomlin 3
December 19, 2010 WOW Hits 2011 Various artists 2 (5)

2011[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 2, 2011 WOW Hits 2011 Various artists 1 (6)
January 9, 2011 And If Our God Is for Us... Chris Tomlin 2 (5)
January 23, 2010 Rehab: The Overdose Lecrae 1
January 30, 2011 Leaving Eden Brandon Heath 1
February 6, 2011 WOW Hits 2011 Various artists 1 (7)
February 19, 2011 Until We Have Faces Red 2
February 26, 2011 Aftermath Hillsong United 2
March 12, 2011 Hundred More Years Francesca Battistelli 1
March 19, 2011 Passion: Here For You Passion Worship Band 1
March 26, 2011 Until the Whole World Hears Casting Crowns 6 (16)
May 8, 2011 Awake Skillet 1 (10)
May 15, 2011 Hundred More Years Francesca Battistelli 1 (2)
May 22, 2011 Born Again Newsboys 1 (3)
May 29, 2011 One True God NewSong 1
June 5, 2011 Blacklight Tedashii 2
June 25, 2011 Awake Skillet 1 (11)
July 2, 2011 This Is The Christ Mormon Tabernacle Choir 1
July 9, 2011 Leveler August Burns Red 3
July 30, 2011 10,000 Reasons Matt Redman 1
August 6, 2011 Awake Skillet 1 (12)
August 13, 2011 God Is Able Hillsong Live 1
August 20, 2011 Young Love Mat Kearney 3
September 10, 2011 Dying To Live PRo 1
September 17, 2011 Until the Whole World Hears Casting Crowns 2 (18)
October 1, 2011 Dead Throne The Devil Wears Prada 1
October 8, 2011 The Reckoning needtobreathe 1
October 15, 2011 Vice Verses Switchfoot 2
October 22, 2011 WOW Hits 2012 Various Artists 1
September 17, 2011 Come to the Well Casting Crowns 4
December 3, 2011 WOW Hits 2012 Various artists 1 (2)
December 10, 2011 Come to the Well Casting Crowns 4 (8)

2012[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 7, 2012 Come to the Well Casting Crowns 3 (11)
January 28, 2012 Give Us Rest David Crowder Band 1
February 4, 2012 Joyful Noise Soundtrack 1
February 11, 2012 Where I Find You Kari Jobe 2
February 25, 2012 Move Third Day 1 (3)
March 3, 2012 Live In Miami (Welcome To The Aftermath) Hillsong United 1
March 10, 2012 Come to the Well Casting Crowns 1 (12)
March 17, 2012 Believer Kutless 1
March 24, 2012 Now Fireflight 1
March 31, 2012 Passion: White Flag Chris Tomlin 1
April 7, 2012 Top 25 Praise Songs 2012 Edition Maranatha Praise Band 1
April 14, 2012 Gold Britt Nicole 1
April 21, 2012 Come to the Well Casting Crowns 1 (13)
April 28, 2012 The Good Life Trip Lee 1
May 5, 2012 The End Is Where We Begin Thousand Foot Krutch 1
May 12, 2012 Blessings Laura Story 3
June 2, 2012 Ten Stories MewithoutYou 1
June 9, 2012 The Hurt & The Healer MercyMe 1
June 16, 2012 Immortal For Today 1
June 23, 2012 The Hurt & The Healer MercyMe 1 (2)
June 30, 2012 Courageous Soundtrack 1
July 7, 2012 The Hurt & The Healer MercyMe 2 (4)
July 21, 2012 Live: Cornerstone Hillsong 1
July 28, 2012 Murdered Love P.O.D. 1
August 4, 2012 Weight & Glory KB 1
August 11, 2012 God's Not Dead Newsboys 1
August 18, 2012 10,000 Reasons Matt Redman 2 (3)
September 1, 2012 Jesus At The Center: Live Israel & New Breed 1
September 8, 2012 The Struggle Tenth Avenue North 1
September 15, 2012 Eye On It TobyMac 1
September 22, 2012 Gravity Lecrae 2
October 6, 2012 Eye On It TobyMac 1 (2)
October 13, 2012 WOW Hits 2013 Various artists 3
November 3, 2012 Vital Anberlin 1
November 10, 2012 Come to the Well Casting Crowns 1 (14)
November 17, 2012 New Horizons Flyleaf 1
November 24, 2012 Miracle Third Day 2
December 8, 2012 WOW Hits 2013 Various artists 4 (7)

2013[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
December 8, 2012 WOW Hits 2013 Various artists 3 (10)
January 26, 2013 Burning Lights Chris Tomlin 3
February 16, 2013 A Messenger Colton Dixon 1
February 23, 2013 Release the Panic Red 1
March 2, 2013 Reckless Jeremy Camp 1
March 9, 2013 Nothing Is Wasted Elevation Worship 1
March 16, 2013 Zion Hillsong United 2
March 30, 2013 Let the Future Begin Passion 2
April 13, 2013 Precious Memories Volume II Alan Jackson 3
May 4, 2013 Heroes For Sale Andy Mineo 1
May 11, 2013 Precious Memories Volume II Alan Jackson 3 (6)
June 1, 2013 How Mercy Looks from Here Amy Grant 3
July 13, 2013 Rise Skillet 6
August 24, 2013 Wrongdoers Norma Jean 1
August 31, 2013 Rise Skillet 2 (8)
September 14, 2013 Overcomer Mandisa 1
September 21, 2013 Tides Bethel Music 1
September 28, 2013 Restart Newsboys 1
October 5, 2013 8:18 The Devil Wears Prada 1
October 12, 2013 Your Grace Finds Me Matt Redman 1
October 19, 2013 We Are Young & Free Hillsong Young & Free 1
October 26, 2013 WOW Hits 2014 Various Artists 1
November 2, 2013 Hurricane Natalie Grant 1
November 9, 2013 WOW Hits 2014 Various Artists 2 (3)
November 23, 2013 Church Clothes Vol. 2 Lecrae 1
November 30, 2013 WOW Hits 2014 Various Artists 5 (8)

2014[edit]

Issue date Album Artist(s) Weeks at No. 1
January 4, 2014 WOW Hits 2014 Various Artists 4 (12)
February 1, 2014 Fading West Switchfoot 2
February 15, 2014 Thrive Casting Crowns 4
March 15, 2014 Tides Live Bethel Music 1
March 22, 2014 100 (EP) KB 1
March 29, 2014 Thrive Casting Crowns 1 (5)

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