During their recording career, The Beatles were able to release 13 albums that all reached Number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. Among other records, The Beatles have the most Number 1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100, and are the only artist to have reached Number 1 in six different decades.
The Beatles also hold the record for the most weeks spent at the top of the Billboard 200. They have stayed in the top spot for a total of 58 weeks.
The first of their albums to reach Number 1 was the self-titled debut in April 1964. The group then changed their style with each release. In 1967, they released four albums that all reached the top.
The Beatles have also had three titles make it into the top 50 of the Billboard 200. These albums include The Beatles (1965), The Beatles Ticket (1966), and The Beatles (Live).
While the Beatles are the most popular band of all time, there are a few artists that have stayed in the top spot for long periods of time. Elton John, for example, has spent seven years at Number 1.
There are a number of artists who have been recording for several decades. Jay-Z, for example, has been a solo artist for most of his career and has 14 Number 1 albums to his name. The Rolling Stones are a popular band, and have a number of albums on the chart.