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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 34,000 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.
20002,607397,317 Kid A (6th)
by Radiohead
20012,657349,790
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Is This It (24th)
by The Strokes
20022,739355,522 Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (47th)
by Wilco
20033,082305,894 Elephant (68th)
by The White Stripes
20042,974361,093 Funeral (8th)
by Arcade Fire
20053,249315,123 Illinois (56th)
by Sufjan Stevens
20063,346296,916 Whatever People Say I Am, That's... (45th)
by Arctic Monkeys
20073,466435,882 In Rainbows (13th)
by Radiohead
20083,585248,991 Fleet Foxes (110th)
by Fleet Foxes
20093,712258,853 Merriweather Post Pavilion (99th)
by Animal Collective
Total31,4173,325,380

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
991.

Baby 81United States Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Year of Release:2007Appears in:28 charts
Rank in 2007:108Rank Score:396
Rank in 2000s991Overall Rank:4,260
Average Rating:  73/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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992.

TouristFrance St. Germain
Year of Release:2000Appears in:53 charts
Rank in 2000:90Rank Score:395
Rank in 2000s992Overall Rank:4,261
Average Rating:  76/100 (58 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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993.

The Optimist LPUnited Kingdom Turin Brakes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 2001:96Rank Score:395
Rank in 2000s993Overall Rank:4,264
Average Rating:  72/100 (49 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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994.

Excuses For TravellersUnited Kingdom Mojave 3
Year of Release:2000Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 2000:91Rank Score:395
Rank in 2000s994Overall Rank:4,270
Average Rating:  75/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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995.

Ghosts I-IVUnited States Nine Inch Nails
Year of Release:2008Appears in:29 charts
Rank in 2008:99Rank Score:392
Rank in 2000s995Overall Rank:4,286
Average Rating:  68/100 (90 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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996.

The UsedUnited States The Used
Year of Release:2002Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 2002:104Rank Score:391
Rank in 2000s996Overall Rank:4,298
Average Rating:  70/100 (32 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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997.

Spiritual MachinesCanada Our Lady Peace
Year of Release:2000Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 2000:92Rank Score:390
Rank in 2000s997Overall Rank:4,306
Average Rating:  73/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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998.

Down In AlbionUnited Kingdom Babyshambles
Year of Release:2005Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 2005:102Rank Score:389
Rank in 2000s998Overall Rank:4,307
Average Rating:  71/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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999.

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United States Guns N' Roses
Year of Release:2004Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 2004:89Rank Score:389
Rank in 2000s999Overall Rank:4,310
Average Rating:  76/100 (102 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1000.

ContrabandUnited States Velvet Revolver
Year of Release:2004Appears in:38 charts
Rank in 2004:90Rank Score:389
Rank in 2000s1,000Overall Rank:4,311
Average Rating:  68/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Best Albums of the 2000s composition

Year Albums %


2000 93 9%
2001 96 10%
2002 103 10%
2003 109 11%
2004 90 9%
2005 102 10%
2006 99 10%
2007 108 11%
2008 99 10%
2009 101 10%
Artist Albums %


Animal Collective 6 1%
The White Stripes 5 1%
Coldplay 5 1%
Porcupine Tree 5 1%
Bright Eyes 5 1%
Modest Mouse 5 1%
Dream Theater 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 566 57%
United Kingdom 229 23%
Canada 58 6%
Australia 24 2%
Sweden 23 2%
France 19 2%
Mixed Nationality 13 1%
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