The world's premier music publication, Billboard has served the entertainment business since 1894. Beginning as a weekly for the billposting and advertising business, Billboard and its popular music charts have evolved into the primary source of information on trends and innovation in music, serving music fans, artists, top executives, tour promoters, publishers, radio programmers, lawyers, retailers, digital entrepreneurs and many others.

As Billboard's consumer-faced online home, features an extensive array of searchable, playable charts, breaking music news, artist interviews and exclusives, news, video and more. Launched in 1995 as Billboard Online, now attracts well over ten million unique visitors each month in more than 100 countries and has become the de facto digital destination for popular music.

Billboard is headquartered in New York with bureaus in Los Angeles and Miami, and has editorial correspondents in major cities around the globe.

Chart Data include:

  Country Type    Chart Inception Date
United StatesBillboard Chart listings

Hot 100 Weekly SinglesTop 100 1958

200 Weekly AlbumsTop 200 1985

Traditional Classical AlbumsTop 15 1993

World AlbumsTop 15 1999
 Canada Albums Top 100 1996