This American Life - 'This American Life'
American iTunes Chart Performance

"This American Life": Chart Statistics

  • Release date: 17 Jun 2018
  • Chart debut: #12 (19 Jun 2018)
  • Highest Position: #5 (07 Dec 2018)
  • Most recent chart position: #13 (09 Dec 2019)
  • Days on US Podcasts Chart: 537

'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: This American Life is a weekly public radio show, heard by 2. 2 million people on more than 500 stations. Another 2. 5 million people download the weekly podcast. It is hosted by Ira Glass, produced in collaboration with Chicago Public Media, delivered to stations by PRX The Public Radio Exchange, and has won all of the major broadcasting awards.

This American Life: Chart Progress Graph

Chart performance: 19 Aug 2019 to 09 Dec 2019.

Chart progress graph for This American Life

Detailed Chart Progress for "This American Life" (This American Life)

US Podcasts chart performance history for This American Life

Year Month Day Position Movement Number 1
2018 Jun 19 Tue 12 new Crimetown Presents
The RFK Tapes
19 Tue 12 new
20 Wed 13 down
21 Thu 13 no-move
22 Fri 13 no-move
23 Sat 11 up
24 Sun 9 up Ear Hustle & Radiotopia
Ear Hustle
25 Mon 11 down Crimetown Presents
The RFK Tapes
26 Tue 15 down
27 Wed 15 no-move The New York Times
The Daily
28 Thu 17 down
29 Fri 15 up Crooked Media
Hysteria
30 Sat 12 up
2018 Jul 1 Sun 11 up
2 Mon 14 down
3 Tue 17 down Joe Rogan
The Joe Rogan Experience
4 Wed 12 up
5 Thu 15 down
6 Fri 16 down Earwolf
Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness
7 Sat 12 up
8 Sun 7 up
9 Mon 12 down Crooked Media
The Wilderness
10 Tue 12 no-move
11 Wed 10 up Crooked Media, Two-Up
The Wilderness
12 Thu 10 no-move
13 Fri 11 down
14 Sat 10 up HowStuffWorks & Aaron Mahnke
Aaron Mahnke's Cabinet of Curiosities
15 Sun 8 up
16 Mon 7 up Crooked Media, Two-Up
The Wilderness
17 Tue 11 down
18 Wed 11 no-move
19 Thu 11 no-move
20 Fri 12 down Oprah
Oprah’s Master Class: The Podcast
21 Sat 10 up
22 Sun 9 up
23 Mon 10 down
24 Tue 13 down
25 Wed 15 down
26 Thu 17 down
27 Fri 16 up
28 Sat 16 no-move
29 Sun 13 up
30 Mon 13 no-move
31 Tue 17 down
2018 Aug 1 Wed 16 up
2 Thu 17 down
3 Fri 24 down
4 Sat 17 up The Australian
The Teacher's Pet
5 Sun 11 up
6 Mon 10 up
7 Tue 13 down
8 Wed 16 down
9 Thu 18 down Slate
Slow Burn
10 Fri 15 up
11 Sat 14 up
12 Sun 7 up
13 Mon 7 no-move
14 Tue 10 down
15 Wed 11 down
16 Thu 11 no-move Rachel & Dave Hollis
RISE Together Podcast
17 Fri 10 up
18 Sat 11 down
19 Sun 9 up Slate
Slow Burn
20 Mon 10 down
21 Tue 11 down Tenderfoot TV
Up and Vanished
22 Wed 16 down
23 Thu 21 down
24 Fri 21 no-move
25 Sat 15 up
26 Sun 15 no-move
27 Mon 12 up
28 Tue 13 down
29 Wed 12 up
30 Thu 19 down
31 Fri 17 up
2018 Sep 1 Sat 15 up
2 Sun 14 up
3 Mon 13 up
4 Tue 14 down Wondery
Dr. Death
5 Wed 20 down
6 Thu 22 down
7 Fri 23 down
8 Sat 19 up
9 Sun 9 up
10 Mon 12 down
11 Tue 19 down
12 Wed 27 down
13 Thu 28 down
14 Fri 24 up
15 Sat 19 up
16 Sun 14 up
17 Mon 19 down
18 Tue 21 down
19 Wed 22 down
20 Thu 20 up This American Life
Serial
21 Fri 19 up
22 Sat 20 down
23 Sun 17 up
24 Mon 17 no-move
25 Tue 16 up
26 Wed 17 down
27 Thu 19 down
28 Fri 18 up
29 Sat 17 up
30 Sun 16 up
2018 Oct 1 Mon 15 up
2 Tue 14 up
3 Wed 17 down
4 Thu 20 down
5 Fri 26 down
6 Sat 68 down
9 Tue 15 re-entry
10 Wed 17 down
11 Thu 21 down
12 Fri 25 down
13 Sat 24 up
14 Sun 14 up
15 Mon 17 down The Boston Globe | Wondery
Gladiator: Aaron Hernandez and Football Inc.
16 Tue 18 down
17 Wed 28 down
18 Thu 24 up
19 Fri 20 up
20 Sat 12 up
21 Sun 10 up This American Life
Serial
22 Mon 11 down
23 Tue 18 down The Rachel Maddow Show, MSNBC
Bag Man
24 Wed 18 no-move
25 Thu 23 down
26 Fri 22 up MSNBC, Rachel Maddow
Bag Man
27 Sat 17 up
28 Sun 13 up
29 Mon 13 no-move NPR
Believed
30 Tue 17 down MSNBC, Rachel Maddow
Bag Man
31 Wed 17 no-move
2018 Nov 1 Thu 22 down
2 Fri 23 down
3 Sat 25 down
4 Sun 27 down
5 Mon 34 down Andy Frisella | #100to0
The MFCEO Project
6 Tue 27 up MSNBC, Rachel Maddow
Bag Man
7 Wed 31 down
8 Thu 31 no-move The Ringer
Villains
9 Fri 31 no-move
10 Sat 21 up MSNBC, Rachel Maddow
Bag Man
11 Sun 16 up
12 Mon 12 up This American Life
Serial
13 Tue 12 no-move The New York Times
The Daily
14 Wed 16 down
15 Thu 18 down KSL Podcasts
Cold
16 Fri 20 down L.A. Times | Wondery
Dirty John
17 Sat 17 up Oprah
Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations
18 Sun 12 up
19 Mon 13 down Team Coco & Earwolf
Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend
20 Tue 16 down
21 Wed 18 down MSNBC, Rachel Maddow
Bag Man
22 Thu 17 up
23 Fri 12 up L.A. Times | Wondery
Dirty John
24 Sat 12 no-move
25 Sun 12 no-move
26 Mon 13 down
27 Tue 14 down Team Coco & Earwolf
Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend
28 Wed 21 down
29 Thu 27 down
30 Fri 21 up
2018 Dec 1 Sat 14 up L.A. Times | Wondery
Dirty John
2 Sun 11 up
3 Mon 13 down Team Coco & Earwolf
Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend
4 Tue 18 down The Washington Post
Post Reports
5 Wed 25 down The Australian
The Teacher's Pet
6 Thu 25 no-move
7 Fri 5 up Barstool Sports
The Corp
8 Sat 9 down
9 Sun 11 down
10 Mon 14 down L.A. Times | Wondery
Dirty John
11 Tue 18 down
12 Wed 17 up
13 Thu 20 down Dr. Phil McGraw
Phil in the Blanks
14 Fri 24 down
15 Sat 20 up
16 Sun 13 up Wondery
Dr. Death
17 Mon 14 down
18 Tue 16 down
19 Wed 16 no-move Weekly Dose of BS
Weekly Dose of BS
20 Thu 18 down Wondery
Dr. Death
21 Fri 17 up iHeartRadio & Tenderfoot TV
Monster
22 Sat 13 up Wondery
Dr. Death
23 Sun 11 up
24 Mon 10 up
25 Tue 11 down Brendan Schaub & Theo Von
King and the Sting
26 Wed 13 down
27 Thu 15 down
28 Fri 18 down Joe Rogan
The Joe Rogan Experience
29 Sat 14 up iHeartRadio & Glamour
Broken Harts
30 Sun 11 up
31 Mon 13 down
2019 Jan 1 Tue 13 no-move
2 Wed 23 down
3 Thu 32 down
4 Fri 35 down
5 Sat 26 up iHeartRadio & Tenderfoot TV
Monster
6 Sun 22 up
7 Mon 24 down
8 Tue 30 down
9 Wed 32 down Dr. Phil McGraw
Phil in the Blanks
10 Thu 32 no-move Incongruity Media
Monstruo
11 Fri 35 down Dr. Phil McGraw
Phil in the Blanks
12 Sat 30 up
13 Sun 26 up L.A. Times | Wondery
Dirty John
14 Mon 29 down
15 Tue 27 up
16 Wed 28 down
17 Thu 34 down Team Coco & Earwolf
Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend
18 Fri 32 up
19 Sat 28 up
20 Sun 11 up CBS News, Inc.
Mobituaries with Mo Rocca
21 Mon 16 down
22 Tue 25 down The New York Times
The Daily
23 Wed 29 down ABC News
The Dropout
24 Thu 34 down
25 Fri 31 up
26 Sat 26 up
27 Sun 18 up
28 Mon 23 down
29 Tue 23 no-move
30 Wed 23 no-move
31 Thu 29 down
2019 Feb 1 Fri 30 down ESPN, Stugotz
Le Batard & Friends - STUpodity
2 Sat 25 up ABC News
The Dropout
3 Sun 18 up
4 Mon 22 down
5 Tue 30 down iHeartRadio & Ron Burgundy
The Ron Burgundy Podcast
6 Wed 33 down Dr. Phil McGraw
Phil in the Blanks
7 Thu 34 down
8 Fri 37 down iHeartRadio & Ron Burgundy
The Ron Burgundy Podcast
9 Sat 30 up
10 Sun 25 up
11 Mon 25 no-move NPR
Throughline
12 Tue 32 down Wondery
Over My Dead Body
13 Wed 31 up
14 Thu 31 no-move
15 Fri 34 down
16 Sat 24 up
17 Sun 22 up
18 Mon 22 no-move
19 Tue 28 down
20 Wed 31 down
21 Thu 32 down
22 Fri 31 up
23 Sat 23 up
24 Sun 20 up
25 Mon 21 down
26 Tue 30 down
27 Wed 32 down
28 Thu 34 down
2019 Mar 1 Fri 34 no-move
2 Sat 29 up
3 Sun 26 up CBS News, Inc.
Mobituaries with Mo Rocca
4 Mon 31 down theSkimm, Inc.
Skimm This
5 Tue 36 down
6 Wed 38 down
7 Thu 40 down Wondery
Over My Dead Body
8 Fri 38 up Tenderfoot TV & Cadence 13
To Live and Die in LA
9 Sat 29 up
10 Sun 28 up
11 Mon 25 up
12 Tue 30 down
13 Wed 33 down
14 Thu 36 down
15 Fri 33 up Dr. Phil McGraw
Phil in the Blanks
16 Sat 29 up
17 Sun 22 up Tenderfoot TV & Cadence 13
To Live and Die in LA
18 Mon 17 up
19 Tue 26 down ABC News
The Dropout
20 Wed 25 up Dr. Phil McGraw
Phil in the Blanks
21 Thu 26 down ABC News
The Dropout
22 Fri 26 no-move
23 Sat 21 up
24 Sun 18 up
25 Mon 18 no-move
26 Tue 23 down
27 Wed 28 down Endeavor Audio
The Bellas Podcast
28 Thu 30 down
29 Fri 33 down ABC News
The Dropout
30 Sat 29 up
31 Sun 15 up
2019 Apr 1 Mon 16 down Exactly Right/Paul Holes & Billy Jensen
Jensen and Holes: The Murder Squad
2 Tue 22 down
3 Wed 28 down
4 Thu 28 no-move
5 Fri 32 down Emma Chamberlain and Ramble
Stupid Genius with Emma Chamberlain
6 Sat 24 up
7 Sun 20 up
8 Mon 18 up Exactly Right
Jensen and Holes: The Murder Squad
9 Tue 22 down Pushkin Industries
Against the Rules with Michael Lewis
10 Wed 24 down
11 Thu 26 down Emma Chamberlain and Ramble
Stupid Genius with Emma Chamberlain
12 Fri 32 down
13 Sat 18 up
14 Sun 14 up
15 Mon 22 down The Ringer
Binge Mode: Game of Thrones
16 Tue 24 down
17 Wed 27 down Dr. Phil McGraw
Phil in the Blanks
18 Thu 31 down Wondery
Sports Wars
19 Fri 32 down KSL Podcasts | Wondery
Cold
20 Sat 28 up
21 Sun 22 up TNT / Cadence13
Root of Evil: The True Story of the Hodel Family a
22 Mon 29 down
23 Tue 31 down
25 Thu 36 down Dr. Phil McGraw
Analysis of Murder by Dr. Phil
26 Fri 40 down
27 Sat 33 up
28 Sun 29 up Keren & Khoa
BAYTS
29 Mon 31 down Dr. Phil McGraw
Analysis of Murder by Dr. Phil
30 Tue 37 down
2019 May 1 Wed 45 down NPR
Up First
2 Thu 51 down
3 Fri 47 up
4 Sat 42 up The Try Guys & Ramble
The TryPod
5 Sun 39 up
6 Mon 38 up
7 Tue 38 no-move NPR
Up First
8 Wed 41 down
9 Thu 40 up Lauren Conrad and Cadence13
Lauren Conrad: Asking for a Friend
10 Fri 36 up
11 Sat 31 up Pushkin Industries
Against the Rules with Michael Lewis
12 Sun 26 up
13 Mon 24 up audiochuck | Ashley Flowers
Crime Junkie
14 Tue 26 down NPR
White Lies
15 Wed 31 down
16 Thu 36 down
17 Fri 36 no-move
18 Sat 34 up
19 Sun 25 up
20 Mon 28 down
21 Tue 31 down
22 Wed 39 down
23 Thu 43 down Wondery | Bloomberg
The Shrink Next Door
24 Fri 43 no-move
25 Sat 28 up
26 Sun 23 up
27 Mon 19 up
28 Tue 26 down
29 Wed 38 down
30 Thu 34 up
31 Fri 37 down
2019 Jun 1 Sat 31 up
2 Sun 24 up
3 Mon 23 up
4 Tue 30 down
5 Wed 34 down
6 Thu 44 down
7 Fri 50 down
8 Sat 31 up
9 Sun 27 up
10 Mon 24 up
11 Tue 29 down LA Times | Wondery
Man In The Window
12 Wed 39 down
13 Thu 41 down
14 Fri 37 up
15 Sat 34 up
16 Sun 25 up
17 Mon 26 down
18 Tue 36 down
19 Wed 37 down
20 Thu 41 down
21 Fri 40 up
22 Sat 34 up
23 Sun 37 down
24 Mon 39 down
25 Tue 37 up Tenderfoot TV, Black Mountain Media & Cadence 13
Culpable
26 Wed 42 down
27 Thu 41 up
28 Fri 48 down
29 Sat 43 up
30 Sun 26 up LA Times | Wondery
Man In The Window
2019 Jul 1 Mon 33 down
2 Tue 40 down
3 Wed 44 down YMH Studios
2 Bears 1 Cave with Tom Segura & Bert Kreischer
4 Thu 40 up Dear Media
Absolutely Not
5 Fri 41 down
6 Sat 40 up Eric Weinstein
The Portal
7 Sun 33 up
8 Mon 37 down
9 Tue 46 down Team Coco & Earwolf
The Three Questions with Andy Richter
10 Wed 48 down
11 Thu 45 up iHeartRadio
Noble Blood
12 Fri 45 no-move
13 Sat 40 up
14 Sun 35 up
15 Mon 38 down Joe Rogan
The Joe Rogan Experience
16 Tue 42 down iHeartRadio
Noble Blood
17 Wed 43 down iHeartRadio & Aaron Mahnke
Noble Blood
18 Thu 37 up
19 Fri 42 down Pineapple Street Media / Gimlet
The Clearing
20 Sat 34 up Lawfare
The Report
21 Sun 32 up
22 Mon 36 down Lawfare & Goat Rodeo
The Report
23 Tue 43 down Pineapple Street Media / Gimlet
The Clearing
24 Wed 51 down
25 Thu 53 down
26 Fri 50 up
27 Sat 33 up
28 Sun 29 up
29 Mon 30 down
30 Tue 42 down L.A. Times Studios
Room 20
31 Wed 48 down
2019 Aug 1 Thu 59 down
2 Fri 50 up
3 Sat 44 up Bachelor Nation | Wondery
Bachelor Happy Hour with Rachel & Ali – The
4 Sun 33 up L.A. Times Studios
Room 20
5 Mon 31 up
6 Tue 39 down
7 Wed 41 down
8 Thu 47 down audiochuck | Ashley Flowers
Crime Junkie
9 Fri 54 down
10 Sat 41 up iHeartRadio & Ron Burgundy
The Ron Burgundy Podcast
11 Sun 34 up audiochuck | Ashley Flowers
Crime Junkie
12 Mon 34 no-move
13 Tue 37 down
14 Wed 40 down
15 Thu 49 down
16 Fri 53 down
17 Sat 36 up
18 Sun 26 up Pineapple Street Media / Gimlet
The Clearing
19 Mon 30 down
20 Tue 35 down Parcast Network
Today in True Crime
21 Wed 39 down
22 Thu 44 down
23 Fri 42 up
24 Sat 29 up The New York Times
1619
25 Sun 22 up
26 Mon 22 no-move
27 Tue 32 down
28 Wed 42 down
29 Thu 44 down
30 Fri 38 up
31 Sat 25 up
2019 Sep 1 Sun 21 up
2 Mon 21 no-move
3 Tue 30 down
4 Wed 36 down
5 Thu 42 down
6 Fri 41 up PodcastOne
expediTIously with Tip "T.I." Harris
7 Sat 38 up The New York Times
1619
8 Sun 29 up
9 Mon 32 down
10 Tue 41 down PodcastOne
expediTIously with Tip "T.I." Harris
11 Wed 45 down
12 Thu 45 no-move
13 Fri 40 up The New York Times
1619
14 Sat 31 up
15 Sun 21 up
16 Mon 23 down
17 Tue 32 down NBC News
The Thing About Pam
18 Wed 36 down
19 Thu 39 down
20 Fri 43 down
21 Sat 28 up
22 Sun 25 up
23 Mon 26 down
24 Tue 13 up
25 Wed 21 down
26 Thu 23 down Earwolf & Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey
Office Ladies
27 Fri 25 down NBC News
The Thing About Pam
28 Sat 26 down
29 Sun 19 up
30 Mon 9 up
2019 Oct 1 Tue 17 down
2 Wed 17 no-move Wondery
The Mysterious Mr. Epstein
3 Thu 22 down
4 Fri 26 down
5 Sat 25 up
6 Sun 23 up
7 Mon 14 up NBC News
The Thing About Pam
8 Tue 14 no-move
9 Wed 15 down
10 Thu 18 down
11 Fri 23 down
12 Sat 21 up
13 Sun 15 up
14 Mon 8 up
15 Tue 12 down
16 Wed 18 down Earwolf & Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey
Office Ladies
17 Thu 23 down
18 Fri 28 down
19 Sat 23 up
20 Sun 17 up
21 Mon 9 up
22 Tue 12 down
23 Wed 17 down
24 Thu 22 down
25 Fri 25 down Wondery
Bad Batch
26 Sat 23 up
27 Sun 18 up
28 Mon 11 up
29 Tue 14 down Crooked Media
What A Day
30 Wed 18 down Wondery
Bad Batch
31 Thu 22 down
2019 Nov 1 Fri 23 down
2 Sat 23 no-move
3 Sun 21 up
4 Mon 14 up
5 Tue 18 down Cloud10
Sibling Revelry with Kate Hudson and Oliver Hudson
6 Wed 23 down Bill Simmons & The Ringer
Book of Basketball 2.0
7 Thu 26 down
8 Fri 30 down
9 Sat 32 down Joe Rogan
The Joe Rogan Experience
10 Sun 29 up
11 Mon 17 up
12 Tue 19 down
13 Wed 21 down
14 Thu 21 no-move
15 Fri 29 down
16 Sat 26 up
17 Sun 19 up
18 Mon 8 up audiochuck
Red Ball
19 Tue 13 down
20 Wed 20 down
21 Thu 24 down
22 Fri 29 down
23 Sat 28 up
24 Sun 21 up
25 Mon 14 up
26 Tue 18 down L.A. Times | Wondery
Detective Trapp
27 Wed 19 down
28 Thu 16 up
29 Fri 18 down Joe Rogan
The Joe Rogan Experience
30 Sat 19 down
2019 Dec 1 Sun 17 up
2 Mon 13 up
3 Tue 19 down L.A. Times | Wondery
Detective Trapp
4 Wed 23 down
5 Thu 30 down
6 Fri 37 down Joe Rogan
The Joe Rogan Experience
7 Sat 34 up
8 Sun 32 up
9 Mon 13 up

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