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.

Chart history[edit]

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

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