Chicago Public Media - 'This American Life'
American iTunes Chart Performance

"This American Life": Chart Statistics

  • Release date: 08 Jan 2012
  • Chart debut: #1 (06 Jun 2012)
  • Highest Position: #1 (06 Jun 2012)
  • Most recent chart position: #1 (17 Aug 2015)
  • Days on US Podcasts Chart: 1148

'This American Life' has charted in the following countries:
United Kingdom, United States, Germany, France, Italy, Canada, Spain, Australia and Brazil.

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Summary: Official free, weekly podcast of the award-winning radio show "This American Life. " First-person stories and short fiction pieces that are touching, funny, and surprising. Hosted by Ira Glass, from WBEZ Chicago Public Media, and distributed by Public Radio International. In mp3 and updated Mondays.

Detailed Chart Progress for "This American Life" (Chicago Public Media)

US Podcasts chart performance history for This American Life

Year Month Day Position Movement Number 1
2014 Aug 13 Wed 3 down Comedy Central
The Daily Show Podcast without Jon Stewart
14 Thu 2 up
15 Fri 2 no-move
16 Sat 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
17 Sun 1 no-move
18 Mon 1 no-move
19 Tue 4 down Men in Blazers
Men In Blazers
20 Wed 4 no-move
21 Thu 2 up
22 Fri 2 no-move
23 Sat 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
24 Sun 1 no-move
25 Mon 1 no-move
26 Tue 1 no-move
27 Wed 1 no-move
28 Thu 1 no-move
29 Fri 1 no-move
30 Sat 1 no-move
31 Sun 1 no-move
2014 Sep 1 Mon 2 down Grace Helbig and Jack Ferry
Not Too Deep with Grace Helbig
2 Tue 2 no-move
3 Wed 4 down Tyler Oakley
Psychobabble with Tyler Oakley
5 Fri 2 up
6 Sat 2 no-move
7 Sun 2 no-move
8 Mon 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
9 Tue 1 no-move
10 Wed 3 down Apple Inc.
Apple Keynotes
11 Thu 2 up
12 Fri 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
13 Sat 1 no-move
14 Sun 1 no-move
15 Mon 1 no-move
16 Tue 1 no-move
17 Wed 1 no-move
18 Thu 1 no-move
19 Fri 2 down This American Life
Serial
20 Sat 2 no-move
21 Sun 2 no-move
23 Tue 2 no-move
25 Thu 2 no-move
26 Fri 2 no-move
27 Sat 2 no-move
28 Sun 2 no-move
29 Mon 2 no-move
30 Tue 2 no-move
2014 Oct 1 Wed 2 no-move
2 Thu 2 no-move
3 Fri 2 no-move
4 Sat 2 no-move
5 Sun 2 no-move
6 Mon 2 no-move
7 Tue 2 no-move
8 Wed 2 no-move
9 Thu 2 no-move
10 Fri 2 no-move
11 Sat 2 no-move
12 Sun 2 no-move
13 Mon 2 no-move
14 Tue 2 no-move
15 Wed 2 no-move
16 Thu 2 no-move
17 Fri 2 no-move
18 Sat 2 no-move
19 Sun 2 no-move
20 Mon 2 no-move
21 Tue 2 no-move
22 Wed 2 no-move
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24 Fri 2 no-move
25 Sat 2 no-move
26 Sun 2 no-move
27 Mon 2 no-move
28 Tue 2 no-move
29 Wed 2 no-move
30 Thu 2 no-move
31 Fri 2 no-move
2014 Nov 1 Sat 2 no-move
2 Sun 2 no-move
3 Mon 2 no-move
4 Tue 2 no-move
5 Wed 2 no-move
6 Thu 2 no-move
7 Fri 2 no-move
8 Sat 2 no-move
9 Sun 2 no-move
10 Mon 2 no-move
11 Tue 2 no-move
12 Wed 2 no-move
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14 Fri 2 no-move
15 Sat 2 no-move
16 Sun 2 no-move
17 Mon 2 no-move
18 Tue 2 no-move
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20 Thu 2 no-move
21 Fri 3 down
22 Sat 2 up
23 Sun 2 no-move
24 Mon 2 no-move
25 Tue 2 no-move
26 Wed 2 no-move
27 Thu 3 down
28 Fri 3 no-move
29 Sat 3 no-move
30 Sun 3 no-move
2014 Dec 1 Mon 2 up
2 Tue 2 no-move
3 Wed 2 no-move
4 Thu 3 down
5 Fri 2 up
6 Sat 2 no-move
7 Sun 2 no-move
8 Mon 2 no-move
9 Tue 2 no-move
10 Wed 2 no-move
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12 Fri 2 no-move
13 Sat 2 no-move
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15 Mon 2 no-move
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25 Thu 2 no-move
26 Fri 2 no-move
27 Sat 2 no-move
28 Sun 2 no-move
29 Mon 2 no-move
30 Tue 2 no-move
31 Wed 2 no-move
2015 Jan 1 Thu 2 no-move
2 Fri 2 no-move
3 Sat 2 no-move
4 Sun 2 no-move
5 Mon 2 no-move
6 Tue 2 no-move
7 Wed 2 no-move
8 Thu 2 no-move
9 Fri 3 down
10 Sat 3 no-move NPR
NPR: Invisibilia Podcast
11 Sun 3 no-move
12 Mon 3 no-move
13 Tue 3 no-move
14 Wed 3 no-move
15 Thu 3 no-move
16 Fri 3 no-move
17 Sat 3 no-move
18 Sun 3 no-move
19 Mon 3 no-move
20 Tue 3 no-move
21 Wed 3 no-move
22 Thu 3 no-move
23 Fri 3 no-move
24 Sat 3 no-move
25 Sun 3 no-move
26 Mon 3 no-move NPR
Invisibilia
27 Tue 3 no-move
28 Wed 3 no-move
29 Thu 3 no-move
30 Fri 3 no-move
31 Sat 3 no-move
2015 Feb 1 Sun 3 no-move
2 Mon 3 no-move
3 Tue 3 no-move
4 Wed 3 no-move
5 Thu 3 no-move
6 Fri 3 no-move
7 Sat 3 no-move
8 Sun 3 no-move This American Life
Serial
9 Mon 3 no-move
10 Tue 3 no-move
11 Wed 3 no-move NPR
Invisibilia
12 Thu 3 no-move This American Life
Serial
13 Fri 3 no-move NPR
Invisibilia
14 Sat 3 no-move
15 Sun 3 no-move
16 Mon 3 no-move
17 Tue 2 up
18 Wed 2 no-move
19 Thu 2 no-move
20 Fri 2 no-move
21 Sat 2 no-move
22 Sun 2 no-move
23 Mon 2 no-move
24 Tue 2 no-move
25 Wed 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
26 Thu 1 no-move
27 Fri 1 no-move
28 Sat 1 no-move
2015 Mar 1 Sun 1 no-move
2 Mon 1 no-move
3 Tue 1 no-move
4 Wed 2 down StarTalk Radio
StarTalk Radio
5 Thu 2 no-move
6 Fri 4 down
7 Sat 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
8 Sun 1 no-move
9 Mon 1 no-move
10 Tue 1 no-move
12 Thu 1 no-move
13 Fri 1 no-move
14 Sat 1 no-move
15 Sun 1 no-move
16 Mon 2 down This American Life
Serial
17 Tue 2 no-move
18 Wed 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
19 Thu 1 no-move
20 Fri 2 down ESPN
ESPN: Bill Don't Lie
21 Sat 2 no-move
22 Sun 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
23 Mon 2 down ESPN
ESPN: Bill Don't Lie
24 Tue 2 no-move
25 Wed 2 no-move
26 Thu 2 no-move
27 Fri 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
28 Sat 1 no-move
29 Sun 1 no-move
30 Mon 1 no-move
31 Tue 2 down ESPN
ESPN: Bill Don't Lie
2015 Apr 1 Wed 3 down Earwolf
SPONTANEANATION with Paul F. Tompkins
2 Thu 2 up
3 Fri 2 no-move
4 Sat 2 no-move
5 Sun 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
6 Mon 1 no-move
7 Tue 1 no-move
8 Wed 1 no-move
9 Thu 2 down This American Life
Serial
10 Fri 2 no-move Love and Radio
Love + Radio
11 Sat 2 no-move
12 Sun 2 no-move
13 Mon 3 down
14 Tue 3 no-move Undisclosed
Undisclosed: The State Vs. Adnan Syed
15 Wed 3 no-move
16 Thu 3 no-move
17 Fri 2 up
18 Sat 2 no-move
19 Sun 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
20 Mon 1 no-move
21 Tue 1 no-move
22 Wed 1 no-move
23 Thu 1 no-move
24 Fri 1 no-move
25 Sat 1 no-move
26 Sun 1 no-move
27 Mon 1 no-move
28 Tue 1 no-move
29 Wed 1 no-move
30 Thu 1 no-move
2015 May 1 Fri 1 no-move
2 Sat 1 no-move
3 Sun 1 no-move
4 Mon 1 no-move
5 Tue 1 no-move
6 Wed 1 no-move
7 Thu 1 no-move
8 Fri 1 no-move
9 Sat 1 no-move
10 Sun 1 no-move
11 Mon 1 no-move
12 Tue 1 no-move
13 Wed 1 no-move
14 Thu 1 no-move
15 Fri 1 no-move
16 Sat 1 no-move
17 Sun 1 no-move
18 Mon 1 no-move
19 Tue 1 no-move
20 Wed 1 no-move
21 Thu 1 no-move
22 Fri 2 down Giant Bomb
The Giant Beastcast
23 Sat 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
24 Sun 1 no-move
25 Mon 1 no-move
26 Tue 1 no-move
27 Wed 1 no-move
28 Thu 1 no-move
29 Fri 2 down This American Life
Serial
30 Sat 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
30 Sat 1 no-move
31 Sun 1 no-move
2015 Jun 1 Mon 1 no-move
2 Tue 2 down Gimlet
Mystery Show
3 Wed 2 no-move
4 Thu 2 no-move CBS
The Late Show Podcast
5 Fri 3 down
6 Sat 2 up
7 Sun 2 no-move
8 Mon 2 no-move
9 Tue 3 down
10 Wed 3 no-move
11 Thu 2 up
12 Fri 2 no-move
13 Sat 2 no-move
14 Sun 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
15 Mon 1 no-move
16 Tue 1 no-move
17 Wed 1 no-move
18 Thu 1 no-move
19 Fri 1 no-move
20 Sat 2 down Marc Maron
WTF with Marc Maron Podcast
21 Sun 2 no-move
22 Mon 2 no-move
23 Tue 2 no-move
24 Wed 2 no-move
25 Thu 2 no-move
26 Fri 2 no-move
27 Sat 2 no-move
28 Sun 2 no-move
29 Mon 2 no-move
30 Tue 2 no-move
2015 Jul 1 Wed 2 no-move
2 Thu 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
3 Fri 1 no-move
4 Sat 1 no-move
5 Sun 1 no-move
7 Tue 1 no-move
8 Wed 1 no-move
9 Thu 1 no-move
10 Fri 1 no-move
11 Sat 1 no-move
12 Sun 1 no-move
13 Mon 1 no-move
14 Tue 1 no-move
15 Wed 1 no-move
16 Thu 1 no-move
17 Fri 1 no-move
18 Sat 1 no-move
19 Sun 1 no-move
20 Mon 1 no-move
21 Tue 1 no-move
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25 Sat 1 no-move
26 Sun 1 no-move
27 Mon 1 no-move
28 Tue 1 no-move
29 Wed 1 no-move
30 Thu 1 no-move
31 Fri 1 no-move
2015 Aug 1 Sat 1 no-move
2 Sun 1 no-move
3 Mon 1 no-move
4 Tue 1 no-move
5 Wed 1 no-move
6 Thu 1 no-move
7 Fri 1 no-move
8 Sat 1 no-move
9 Sun 2 down Gimlet
Mystery Show
10 Mon 2 no-move
11 Tue 2 no-move
12 Wed 1 up Chicago Public Media
This American Life
13 Thu 1 no-move
14 Fri 1 no-move
15 Sat 1 no-move
16 Sun 1 no-move
17 Mon 1 no-move

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