Best Albums of 2001

Listed below are the best albums of 2001 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 43,000 greatest album charts.

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2001 year summaryThe best artists of 2001 were The Strokes, Radiohead, Daft Punk, Tool, Muse, The Microphones, Björk, The White Stripes, System Of A Down and Jay-Z.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2001 composition

Country Albums %


United States 460 46%
United Kingdom 184 18%
Mixed Nationality 43 4%
Canada 39 4%
Germany 38 4%
Japan 25 3%
France 25 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 928 93%
Yes 72 7%
Live? Albums %
No 976 98%
Yes 24 2%
Best Albums of the 1980s
1. Doolittle by Pixies
2. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
3. Remain In Light by Talking Heads
4. The Stone Roses by The Stone Roses
5. Disintegration by The Cure
6. The Joshua Tree by U2
7. Daydream Nation by Sonic Youth
8. Closer by Joy Division
9. Hounds Of Love by Kate Bush
10. Thriller by Michael Jackson
11. Purple Rain by Prince And The Revolution
12. Surfer Rosa by Pixies
13. Rain Dogs by Tom Waits
14. Appetite For Destruction by Guns N' Roses
15. Master Of Puppets by Metallica
16. Back In Black by AC/DC
17. Graceland by Paul Simon
18. Murmur by R.E.M.
19. Spirit Of Eden by Talk Talk
20. Moving Pictures by Rush
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