Best Albums of 2001

Listed below are the best albums of 2001 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 52,000 greatest album charts.

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2001 year summaryThe best artists of 2001 were The Strokes, Radiohead, Daft Punk, Björk, Tool, The Microphones, Phil Elverum, Muse, System Of A Down and The White Stripes.
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2001
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33,615
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2001
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11,788
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2001
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10,817
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9,607
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2001
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8,999
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2001
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8,599
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2001
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7,938
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2001
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6,212
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2001
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6,127
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2001
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3,455
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Best Albums of 2001 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 15 2%
King Crimson 3 0%
Gorillaz 2 0%
Yann Tiersen 2 0%
Bill Frisell 2 0%
Pearl Jam 2 0%
Venetian Snares 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 457 46%
United Kingdom 185 19%
Canada 41 4%
Germany 40 4%
Mixed Nationality 35 4%
Japan 31 3%
France 25 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 927 93%
Yes 73 7%
Live? Albums %
No 962 96%
Yes 38 4%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 983 98%
Yes 17 2%
Best Artists of the 1970s
1. Pink Floyd
2. David Bowie
3. Led Zeppelin
4. Neil Young
5. The Rolling Stones
6. The Clash
7. Fleetwood Mac
8. Black Sabbath
9. The Who
10. Genesis
11. Stevie Wonder
12. Bob Dylan
13. Yes
14. Bruce Springsteen
15. Paul McCartney
16. Joni Mitchell
17. Bob Marley
18. Nick Drake
19. Joy Division
20. Queen
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