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Best Albums of the 2000s

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Listed below are the greatest albums of the 2000s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 23,000 greatest album charts.

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YearAlbums   The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score   Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
20001,998307,210 Kid A (6th)
by Radiohead
20012,054268,072
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Is This It (24th)
by The Strokes
20022,136282,538 Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (47th)
by Wilco
20032,369243,183 Elephant (58th)
by The White Stripes
20042,251284,177 Funeral (9th)
by Arcade Fire
20052,427240,391 Illinois (64th)
by Sufjan Stevens
20062,542238,209 Whatever People Say I Am, That's... (44th)
by Arctic Monkeys
20072,596336,925 In Rainbows (16th)
by Radiohead
20082,745200,921 Fleet Foxes (103rd)
by Fleet Foxes
20092,790208,216 Merriweather Post Pavilion (92nd)
by Animal Collective
Total23,9082,609,843

The best artists of the 2000s were Radiohead, Arcade Fire, The Strokes, Coldplay, Muse, The White Stripes, Arctic Monkeys, Wilco, Animal Collective and Modest Mouse.
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RankAlbumArtist
151.

Sung TongsUnited States Animal Collective
Year of Release:2004Appears in:139 charts
Rank in 2004:16Rank Score:2,444
Rank in 2000s151Overall Rank:757
Average Rating:  81/100 (256 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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152.

Speakerboxxx/The Love BelowUnited States OutKast
Year of Release:2003Appears in:170 charts
Rank in 2003:14Rank Score:2,438
Rank in 2000s152Overall Rank:759
Average Rating:  75/100 (314 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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153.

The RisingUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:2002Appears in:131 charts
Rank in 2002:18Rank Score:2,426
Rank in 2000s153Overall Rank:762
Average Rating:  74/100 (273 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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154.

Get Behind Me SatanUnited States The White Stripes
Year of Release:2005Appears in:179 charts
Rank in 2005:17Rank Score:2,419
Rank in 2000s154Overall Rank:766
Average Rating:  76/100 (390 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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155.

The Black AlbumUnited States Jay-Z
Year of Release:2003Appears in:144 charts
Rank in 2003:15Rank Score:2,404
Rank in 2000s155Overall Rank:772
Average Rating:  77/100 (243 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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156.

A Ghost Is BornUnited States Wilco
Year of Release:2004Appears in:152 charts
Rank in 2004:17Rank Score:2,387
Rank in 2000s156Overall Rank:776
Average Rating:  81/100 (276 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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157.

Consolers Of The LonelyUnited States The Raconteurs
Year of Release:2008Appears in:150 charts
Rank in 2008:11Rank Score:2,348
Rank in 2000s157Overall Rank:784
Average Rating:  75/100 (237 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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158.

Bitte OrcaUnited States Dirty Projectors
Year of Release:2009Appears in:153 charts
Rank in 2009:14Rank Score:2,346
Rank in 2000s158Overall Rank:785
Average Rating:  79/100 (234 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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159.

Bleed AmericanUnited States Jimmy Eat World
Year of Release:2001Appears in:122 charts
Rank in 2001:14Rank Score:2,337
Rank in 2000s159Overall Rank:786
Average Rating:  74/100 (175 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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160.

AerialUnited Kingdom Kate Bush
Year of Release:2005Appears in:120 charts
Rank in 2005:18Rank Score:2,302
Rank in 2000s160Overall Rank:797
Average Rating:  76/100 (140 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Best Albums of the 2000s composition

Year Albums %


2000 91 9%
2001 94 9%
2002 106 11%
2003 106 11%
2004 85 9%
2005 100 10%
2006 107 11%
2007 106 11%
2008 107 11%
2009 98 10%
Artist Albums %


Animal Collective 6 1%
Modest Mouse 5 1%
Muse 5 1%
Radiohead 5 1%
The Decemberists 5 1%
Dream Theater 5 1%
Death Cab For Cutie 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 579 58%
United Kingdom 224 22%
Canada 58 6%
Australia 24 2%
Sweden 23 2%
France 17 2%
Mixed Nationality 15 2%
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