List of Billboard 200 number-one albums of 1960

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These are the number-one albums in the United States per Billboard magazine during the year 1960. Prior to August 1963, separate charts existed for albums in mono and stereo formats. The chart is now known as the 'Billboard 200'.

Chart history[edit]

Key
Best performing album of 1960 Indicates best performing album of 1960
Issue Date Album (mono) Artist(s) Album (stereo) Artist(s)
January 4 Here We Go Again! The Kingston Trio Here We Go Again! The Kingston Trio
January 11 The Lord's Prayer The Mormon Tabernacle Choir
January 18 Here We Go Again! The Kingston Trio
January 25 The Sound of Music dagger Original Cast
February 1
February 8 The Sound of Music dagger Original Cast
February 15
February 22
February 29
March 7
March 14
March 21
March 28
April 4
April 11
April 18
April 25 Persuasive Percussion Enoch Light / Terry Snyder and the All Stars
May 2 Theme From A Summer Place Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra The Sound of Music dagger Original Cast
May 9 Sold Out The Kingston Trio
May 16 Theme From A Summer Place Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra Persuasive Percussion Enoch Light / Terry Snyder and the All Stars
May 23 Sold Out The Kingston Trio Sold Out The Kingston Trio
May 30 Persuasive Percussion Enoch Light / Terry Snyder and the All Stars
June 6
June 13
June 20
June 27
July 4
July 11
July 18
July 25 The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart Bob Newhart
August 1
August 8
August 15 Sold Out The Kingston Trio
August 22
August 29 String Along
September 5
September 12
September 19 String Along The Kingston Trio
September 26
October 3
October 10
October 17
October 24 Nice 'N' Easy Frank Sinatra Nice 'N' Easy Frank Sinatra
October 31 The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart Bob Newhart
November 7
November 14 String Along The Kingston Trio
November 21 Nice 'N' Easy Frank Sinatra
November 28
December 5 G.I. Blues Elvis Presley
December 12 The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart Bob Newhart
December 19 G.I. Blues Elvis Presley
December 26 String Along The Kingston Trio
December 31 Nice 'N' Easy Frank Sinatra

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