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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 16,000 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.
20001,418243,842 Kid A (8th)
by Radiohead
20011,507218,397 Is This It (26th)
by The Strokes
20021,545227,900 Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (51st)
by Wilco
20031,741201,584 Elephant (49th)
by The White Stripes
20041,637230,917 Funeral (10th)
by Arcade Fire
20051,829195,490 Illinois (78th)
by Sufjan Stevens
20061,925197,075 Whatever People Say I Am, That's... (45th)
by Arctic Monkeys
20071,958279,362 In Rainbows (16th)
by Radiohead
20082,019171,539 Fleet Foxes (98th)
by Fleet Foxes
20092,103177,779 Merriweather Post Pavilion (94th)
by Animal Collective
Total17,6822,143,886

The best artists of the 2000s were Radiohead, Arcade Fire, Coldplay, The Strokes, Muse, The White Stripes, Arctic Monkeys, Wilco, Modest Mouse and Animal Collective.
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161.

Echoes, Silence, Patience & GraceUnited States Foo Fighters
Year of Release:2007Appears in:94 charts
Rank in 2007:24Rank Score:1,981
Rank in 2000s161Overall Rank:736
Average Rating: 72/100 (177 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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162.

Bitte OrcaUnited States Dirty Projectors
Year of Release:2009Appears in:125 charts
Rank in 2009:14Rank Score:1,959
Rank in 2000s162Overall Rank:747
Average Rating: 78/100 (183 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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163.

Lifted Or The Story Is In The Soil, Keep Your Ear To The GroundUnited States Bright Eyes
Year of Release:2002Appears in:90 charts
Rank in 2002:19Rank Score:1,956
Rank in 2000s163Overall Rank:749
Average Rating: 79/100 (114 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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164.

The Black AlbumUnited States Jay-Z
Year of Release:2003Appears in:99 charts
Rank in 2003:15Rank Score:1,872
Rank in 2000s164Overall Rank:784
Average Rating: 79/100 (153 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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165.

Sung TongsUnited States Animal Collective
Year of Release:2004Appears in:93 charts
Rank in 2004:18Rank Score:1,862
Rank in 2000s165Overall Rank:791
Average Rating: 82/100 (171 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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166.

Love And TheftUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:2001Appears in:101 charts
Rank in 2001:15Rank Score:1,803
Rank in 2000s166Overall Rank:802
Average Rating: 78/100 (198 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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167.

The MeadowlandsUnited States The Wrens
Year of Release:2003Appears in:79 charts
Rank in 2003:16Rank Score:1,787
Rank in 2000s167Overall Rank:807
Average Rating: 80/100 (89 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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168.

Clap Your Hands Say YeahUnited States Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
Year of Release:2005Appears in:91 charts
Rank in 2005:20Rank Score:1,784
Rank in 2000s168Overall Rank:808
Average Rating: 75/100 (143 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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169.

The ReminderCanada Feist
Year of Release:2007Appears in:103 charts
Rank in 2007:25Rank Score:1,782
Rank in 2000s169Overall Rank:809
Average Rating: 76/100 (151 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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170.

Morning ViewUnited States Incubus
Year of Release:2001Appears in:70 charts
Rank in 2001:16Rank Score:1,779
Rank in 2000s170Overall Rank:812
Average Rating: 72/100 (124 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Best Albums of the 2000s composition

Year Albums %


2000 85 9%
2001 97 10%
2002 95 10%
2003 101 10%
2004 86 9%
2005 104 10%
2006 109 11%
2007 111 11%
2008 110 11%
2009 102 10%
Artist Albums %


Animal Collective 6 1%
Muse 5 1%
Radiohead 5 1%
Modest Mouse 5 1%
Death Cab For Cutie 5 1%
The White Stripes 5 1%
The Black Keys 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 556 56%
United Kingdom 232 23%
Canada 59 6%
Australia 29 3%
Sweden 21 2%
France 17 2%
Mixed Nationality 15 2%
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