Top-rated albums of the 2000s

Listed below are the top-rated albums of the 2000s as rated by BestEverAlbums.com members!
(To qualify for this chart, an album must have had at least 10 member ratings .)

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Year of Release:
2007
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Rank Score:
59,987
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Year of Release:
2000
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Rank Score:
62,661
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Year of Release:
2004
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Rank Score:
51,650
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Year of Release:
2005
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Rank Score:
25,782
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2000
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Rank Score:
17,499
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2001
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37,918
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Year of Release:
2004
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17,743
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2000
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Rank Score:
682
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2002
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Rank Score:
24,551
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2001
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186
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

The average rating is a Bayesian average, calculated as follows:
Average Rating = (n ÷ (n + m)) × av + (m ÷ (n + m)) × AV

where:
av = mean average rating an album has currently received.
n = number of ratings an album has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an album to appear in the 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating for an album (currently 73/100).

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14. Miles Davis
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