|HOT 100 ON THE BILLBOARD 200: Lady Gaga's debut album "The Fame" notches its landmark 100th week on the Billboard 200.|
The set debuted at No. 17 the week of Nov. 15, 2008. After dipping as low as No. 83, the set has ranked within the top 30 each week since Jan. 17, 2009. The album peaked at No. 2 on the Jan. 16, 2010, chart.
Placing at No. 23 this week, "The Fame" is the Billboard 200's highest-ranking album with 100 chart weeks or more since Taylor Swift's self-titled debut set surged 38-21 in its 129th frame the week of April 25, 2009.