Best Albums of the 2000s

Listed below are the best albums of the 2000s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 39,000 greatest album charts.

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2000s decade summary
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.
20002,890420,319
20012,963373,194
20023,030375,383
20033,386324,207
20043,280385,099
20053,517334,378
20063,661313,886
20073,702460,578
20083,886262,083
20093,980272,734
Total34,2953,521,862

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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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of the 2000s composition

Year Albums %


2000 92 9%
2001 94 9%
2002 99 10%
2003 110 11%
2004 89 9%
2005 107 11%
2006 102 10%
2007 106 11%
2008 99 10%
2009 102 10%
Country Albums %


United States 559 56%
United Kingdom 226 23%
Canada 57 6%
Mixed Nationality 24 2%
Sweden 23 2%
Australia 22 2%
France 20 2%
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Best Artists of 1984
1. Prince
2. Prince And The Revolution
3. The Smiths
4. Metallica
5. Bruce Springsteen
6. The Replacements
7. Bob Marley & The Wailers
8. Bob Marley
9. Minutemen
10. Cocteau Twins
11. U2
12. Talking Heads
13. Hüsker Dü
14. Echo & The Bunnymen
15. Iron Maiden
16. R.E.M.
17. Van Halen
18. Meat Puppets
19. Sade
20. Lloyd Cole and the Commotions


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