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

"This American Life": Chart Statistics

  • Release date: 16 Aug 2015
  • Chart debut: #1 (18 Aug 2015)
  • Highest Position: #1 (18 Aug 2015)
  • Most recent chart position: #8 (19 Sep 2017)
  • Days on US Podcasts Chart: 755

'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 1. 5 million people download the weekly podcast. It is hosted by Ira Glass, produced by Chicago Public Media, delivered to stations by PRX The Public Radio Exchange, and has won all of the major broadcasting awards.

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
2016 Sep 2 Fri 5 no-move APM Reports
In the Dark
3 Sat 4 up
4 Sun 4 no-move
5 Mon 3 up NPR
TED Radio Hour
6 Tue 3 no-move This Show Stinks Productions, LLC
The Tony Kornheiser Show
7 Wed 4 down
8 Thu 4 no-move APM Reports
In the Dark
9 Fri 4 no-move
10 Sat 5 down
11 Sun 5 no-move
12 Mon 4 up
13 Tue 4 no-move
14 Wed 4 no-move
15 Thu 5 down NPR
How I Built This
16 Fri 4 up
17 Sat 4 no-move
18 Sun 4 no-move
19 Mon 3 up
20 Tue 5 down
21 Wed 4 up
22 Thu 3 up
23 Fri 3 no-move
24 Sat 2 up
25 Sun 2 no-move
26 Mon 3 down
27 Tue 5 down Gimlet
Heavyweight
28 Wed 5 no-move
29 Thu 5 no-move
30 Fri 5 no-move
2016 Oct 1 Sat 4 up Cincinnati Enquirer
Accused
2 Sun 3 up
3 Mon 3 no-move
4 Tue 3 no-move
5 Wed 3 no-move
6 Thu 4 down
7 Fri 5 down
8 Sat 5 no-move
9 Sun 5 no-move
10 Mon 6 down NPR
NPR Politics Podcast
14 Fri 6 no-move
17 Mon 2 up NPR
TED Radio Hour
18 Tue 4 down
19 Wed 5 down
20 Thu 6 down
21 Fri 7 down
22 Sat 5 up
23 Sun 6 down Aron O'Dowd
Sancit Holistic Podcast
24 Mon 6 no-move Mike Gazzola
Easy Residual Income
25 Tue 4 up
26 Wed 5 down
27 Thu 1 up This American Life
This American Life
28 Fri 1 no-move
29 Sat 1 no-move
30 Sun 1 no-move
31 Mon 1 no-move
2016 Nov 1 Tue 1 no-move
2 Wed 1 no-move
3 Thu 2 down Gimlet
Crimetown
4 Fri 3 down
5 Sat 3 no-move
6 Sun 4 down
7 Mon 3 up
8 Tue 3 no-move Stephen J. Dubner and The New York Times
Tell Me Something I Don't Know
9 Wed 3 no-move
10 Thu 4 down
11 Fri 4 no-move
12 Sat 4 no-move
13 Sun 3 up
14 Mon 3 no-move
15 Tue 3 no-move
16 Wed 3 no-move
17 Thu 5 down
18 Fri 4 up
19 Sat 5 down
20 Sun 3 up
21 Mon 4 down Gimlet
Undone
22 Tue 6 down
23 Wed 4 up
24 Thu 4 no-move
25 Fri 3 up Gimlet
Crimetown
26 Sat 2 up
27 Sun 2 no-move
28 Mon 2 no-move
29 Tue 3 down
30 Wed 4 down
2016 Dec 1 Thu 5 down
2 Fri 5 no-move
3 Sat 4 up
4 Sun 4 no-move
5 Mon 3 up
6 Tue 3 no-move
7 Wed 4 down
8 Thu 5 down
9 Fri 5 no-move
10 Sat 4 up
11 Sun 5 down
12 Mon 5 no-move
13 Tue 4 up
14 Wed 3 up
15 Thu 4 down
16 Fri 4 no-move
26 Mon 1 up This American Life
This American Life
27 Tue 1 no-move
28 Wed 1 no-move
29 Thu 1 no-move
30 Fri 1 no-move
31 Sat 1 no-move
2017 Jan 1 Sun 1 no-move
2 Mon 1 no-move
3 Tue 1 no-move
4 Wed 3 down NPR
TED Radio Hour
5 Thu 3 no-move
6 Fri 5 down
7 Sat 4 up Wondery
Hollywood & Crime
8 Sun 3 up
9 Mon 3 no-move
10 Tue 4 down Crooked Media
Pod Save America
11 Wed 4 no-move
12 Thu 4 no-move
13 Fri 4 no-move
14 Sat 3 up
15 Sun 3 no-move
16 Mon 3 no-move
17 Tue 3 no-move
18 Wed 5 down
19 Thu 5 no-move
20 Fri 6 down
21 Sat 5 up
22 Sun 4 up
23 Mon 4 no-move
24 Tue 4 no-move
25 Wed 5 down
26 Thu 6 down The Washington Post
Can He Do That?
27 Fri 6 no-move
28 Sat 5 up
29 Sun 5 no-move
30 Mon 4 up
31 Tue 5 down
2017 Feb 1 Wed 8 down The New York Times
The Daily
2 Thu 7 up
3 Fri 8 down
4 Sat 8 no-move
5 Sun 6 up
6 Mon 4 up
7 Tue 4 no-move
8 Wed 5 down
9 Thu 5 no-move
10 Fri 5 no-move
11 Sat 4 up
12 Sun 4 no-move
13 Mon 4 no-move
14 Tue 5 down
15 Wed 6 down
16 Thu 7 down
17 Fri 9 down
18 Sat 9 no-move
19 Sun 5 up
20 Mon 5 no-move First Look Media / Pineapple Street Media / Stitcher
Missing Richard Simmons
21 Tue 6 down
22 Wed 11 down
23 Thu 12 down
24 Fri 12 no-move
25 Sat 9 up
26 Sun 5 up
27 Mon 6 down
28 Tue 6 no-move
2017 Mar 1 Wed 7 down Public Radio Alliance
RABBITS
2 Thu 7 no-move First Look Media / Pineapple Street Media / Stitcher
Missing Richard Simmons
3 Fri 9 down
4 Sat 6 up
5 Sun 4 up
6 Mon 4 no-move
7 Tue 5 down
8 Wed 5 no-move
9 Thu 6 down
10 Fri 6 no-move
11 Sat 5 up
12 Sun 3 up
13 Mon 3 no-move
14 Tue 4 down
15 Wed 4 no-move
16 Thu 4 no-move Serial & This American Life
S-Town
17 Fri 4 no-move
18 Sat 5 down
19 Sun 4 up
20 Mon 4 no-move
21 Tue 6 down
22 Wed 6 no-move
23 Thu 6 no-move
24 Fri 6 no-move
25 Sat 6 no-move
26 Sun 4 up
27 Mon 5 down
28 Tue 5 no-move
29 Wed 6 down
30 Thu 4 up
31 Fri 5 down
2017 Apr 1 Sat 4 up
2 Sun 3 up
3 Mon 3 no-move
4 Tue 4 down
5 Wed 4 no-move
6 Thu 6 down
7 Fri 6 no-move
8 Sat 5 up
9 Sun 5 no-move
10 Mon 5 no-move
11 Tue 4 up
12 Wed 5 down
13 Thu 5 no-move
14 Fri 5 no-move
15 Sat 4 up
16 Sun 3 up
17 Mon 3 no-move
18 Tue 3 no-move
19 Wed 3 no-move
20 Thu 4 down
21 Fri 4 no-move
22 Sat 3 up
23 Sun 3 no-move
24 Mon 3 no-move
25 Tue 4 down
26 Wed 4 no-move
27 Thu 3 up
28 Fri 4 down
29 Sat 4 no-move
30 Sun 4 no-move
2017 May 1 Mon 5 down
2 Tue 6 down
3 Wed 5 up
4 Thu 5 no-move
5 Fri 5 no-move
6 Sat 4 up
7 Sun 2 up
8 Mon 3 down
9 Tue 4 down
10 Wed 7 down
11 Thu 8 down
12 Fri 8 no-move
13 Sat 7 up
14 Sun 5 up
15 Mon 6 down
16 Tue 8 down
17 Wed 7 up
18 Thu 7 no-move The New York Times
The Daily
19 Fri 7 no-move
20 Sat 6 up
21 Sun 5 up
22 Mon 6 down
23 Tue 6 no-move
24 Wed 5 up
25 Thu 5 no-move
26 Fri 5 no-move Serial & This American Life
S-Town
27 Sat 4 up
28 Sun 2 up
29 Mon 2 no-move
30 Tue 3 down PodcastOne
Off The Vine with Kaitlyn Bristowe
31 Wed 5 down
2017 Jun 1 Thu 6 down NPR
Invisibilia
2 Fri 7 down
3 Sat 4 up
4 Sun 4 no-move
5 Mon 5 down
6 Tue 7 down
7 Wed 8 down Up and Vanished & Tenderfoot
Sworn
13 Tue 6 up ESPN, ESPN Films, 30for30
30 For 30 Podcasts
14 Wed 9 down
15 Thu 12 down
16 Fri 9 up Up and Vanished & Tenderfoot
Sworn
17 Sat 7 up
18 Sun 7 no-move
19 Mon 7 no-move
20 Tue 8 down
21 Wed 10 down Malcolm Gladwell / Panoply
Revisionist History
22 Thu 9 up
23 Fri 9 no-move
24 Sat 7 up
25 Sun 7 no-move
26 Mon 7 no-move
27 Tue 7 no-move ESPN, ESPN Films, 30for30
30 For 30 Podcasts
28 Wed 10 down
29 Thu 10 no-move Ear Hustle & Radiotopia
Ear Hustle
30 Fri 9 up
2017 Jul 1 Sat 8 up ESPN, ESPN Films, 30for30
30 For 30 Podcasts
2 Sun 6 up Malcolm Gladwell / Panoply
Revisionist History
3 Mon 6 no-move
4 Tue 4 up
5 Wed 5 down
6 Thu 7 down
7 Fri 8 down
8 Sat 8 no-move
9 Sun 8 no-move
10 Mon 7 up
11 Tue 9 down
12 Wed 12 down Wondery
Locked Up Abroad
13 Thu 12 no-move
14 Fri 10 up
15 Sat 9 up
16 Sun 7 up
17 Mon 9 down
18 Tue 8 up Bald Move
Game of Thrones The Podcast
19 Wed 9 down
20 Thu 9 no-move HowStuffWorks
Stuff You Should Know
21 Fri 10 down The Atlantic
Radio Atlantic
22 Sat 8 up
23 Sun 6 up
24 Mon 4 up Crooked Media
Pod Save America
25 Tue 5 down
26 Wed 7 down
27 Thu 7 no-move
28 Fri 7 no-move
29 Sat 7 no-move
30 Sun 5 up
31 Mon 4 up
2017 Aug 1 Tue 7 down The New York Times
The New Washington
2 Wed 6 up
3 Thu 8 down
4 Fri 7 up
5 Sat 4 up TED
Sincerely, X
6 Sun 5 down
7 Mon 6 down Oprah
Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations
8 Tue 6 no-move
9 Wed 5 up
10 Thu 6 down
11 Fri 7 down
12 Sat 4 up
13 Sun 5 down
14 Mon 6 down
15 Tue 7 down NPR
Rough Translation
16 Wed 16 down
17 Thu 15 up
18 Fri 12 up
19 Sat 8 up The New York Times
The Daily
20 Sun 8 no-move
21 Mon 7 up
22 Tue 8 down
23 Wed 12 down
24 Thu 11 up
25 Fri 15 down
26 Sat 10 up
27 Sun 7 up TED
TED Talks Daily
28 Mon 7 no-move
29 Tue 8 down
30 Wed 7 up
31 Thu 9 down
2017 Sep 1 Fri 7 up
2 Sat 4 up
3 Sun 3 up
4 Mon 3 no-move
5 Tue 5 down
6 Wed 7 down
7 Thu 8 down
8 Fri 9 down
9 Sat 8 up
10 Sun 6 up
11 Mon 4 up Snap Judgment and WNYC Studios
Snap Judgment Presents: Spooked
12 Tue 6 down
13 Wed 7 down
13 Wed 7 no-move
14 Thu 10 down
15 Fri 12 down
16 Sat 9 up
17 Sun 7 up Apple
Apple Keynotes
18 Mon 8 down Two-Up
36 Questions – The Podcast Musical
19 Tue 8 no-move TED
TED Talks Daily

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