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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 37,000 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.
20002,736409,421 Kid A (6th)
by Radiohead
20012,793359,036
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Is This It (24th)
by The Strokes
20022,872363,625 Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (47th)
by Wilco
20033,208313,063 Elephant (72nd)
by The White Stripes
20043,102372,253 Funeral (9th)
by Arcade Fire
20053,372323,382 Illinois (55th)
by Sufjan Stevens
20063,481304,128 Whatever People Say I Am, That's... (45th)
by Arctic Monkeys
20073,588447,934 In Rainbows (12th)
by Radiohead
20083,737253,956 Fleet Foxes (111th)
by Fleet Foxes
20093,845265,828 Merriweather Post Pavilion (99th)
by Animal Collective
Total32,7343,412,626

The best artists of the 2000s were Radiohead, Arcade Fire, The Strokes, Coldplay, Muse, Arctic Monkeys, The White Stripes, Animal Collective, Wilco and Sufjan Stevens.
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RankAlbumArtist
107.

Silent ShoutSweden The Knife
Year of Release:2006Appears in:268 charts
Rank in 2006:12Rank Score:4,462
Rank in 2000s107Overall Rank:574
Average Rating:  80/100 (347 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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119.

Blackwater ParkSweden Opeth
Year of Release:2001Appears in:208 charts
Rank in 2001:13Rank Score:3,988
Rank in 2000s119Overall Rank:639
Average Rating:  78/100 (313 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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178.

Fever RaySweden Fever Ray
Year of Release:2009Appears in:201 charts
Rank in 2009:15Rank Score:2,554
Rank in 2000s178Overall Rank:968
Average Rating:  78/100 (263 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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254.

Shallow GraveSweden The Tallest Man On Earth
Year of Release:2008Appears in:122 charts
Rank in 2008:18Rank Score:1,706
Rank in 2000s254Overall Rank:1,356
Average Rating:  78/100 (163 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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283.

DamnationSweden Opeth
Year of Release:2003Appears in:88 charts
Rank in 2003:29Rank Score:1,568
Rank in 2000s283Overall Rank:1,477
Average Rating:  77/100 (186 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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306.

Night Falls Over KortedalaSweden Jens Lekman
Year of Release:2007Appears in:138 charts
Rank in 2007:34Rank Score:1,460
Rank in 2000s306Overall Rank:1,559
Average Rating:  79/100 (144 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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370.

Ghost ReveriesSweden Opeth
Year of Release:2005Appears in:76 charts
Rank in 2005:48Rank Score:1,211
Rank in 2000s370Overall Rank:1,825
Average Rating:  79/100 (142 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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413.

Veni Vidi ViciousSweden The Hives
Year of Release:2000Appears in:105 charts
Rank in 2000:45Rank Score:1,105
Rank in 2000s413Overall Rank:1,982
Average Rating:  74/100 (171 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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467.

WatershedSweden Opeth
Year of Release:2008Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 2008:40Rank Score:973
Rank in 2000s467Overall Rank:2,192
Average Rating:  78/100 (129 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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504.

VeneerSweden José González
Year of Release:2003Appears in:84 charts
Rank in 2003:60Rank Score:882
Rank in 2000s504Overall Rank:2,354
Average Rating:  78/100 (107 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Best Albums of the 2000s composition

Year Albums %


2000 93 9%
2001 97 10%
2002 99 10%
2003 109 11%
2004 89 9%
2005 101 10%
2006 101 10%
2007 109 11%
2008 100 10%
2009 102 10%
Artist Albums %


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


United States 550 55%
United Kingdom 234 23%
Canada 58 6%
Australia 24 2%
Sweden 23 2%
Mixed Nationality 22 2%
France 20 2%
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