Best Albums of 2001

Listed below are the best albums of 2001 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 47,000 greatest album charts.

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2001 year summaryThe best artists of 2001 were The Strokes, Radiohead, Daft Punk, Tool, Björk, The Microphones, Phil Elverum, Muse, The White Stripes and System Of A Down.
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2001
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36,881
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9,543
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9,474
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9,101
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6,224
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 2001 composition

Country Albums %


United States 462 46%
United Kingdom 190 19%
Canada 42 4%
Mixed Nationality 39 4%
Germany 36 4%
Japan 27 3%
Sweden 26 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 923 92%
Yes 77 8%
Live? Albums %
No 968 97%
Yes 32 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 986 99%
Yes 14 1%
Recognised  Decade Charts (2020s)
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2. 100 Best Albums of the 2010s: Staff Picks by Billboard (2019)
3. Top 48 Music Albums of the 2010s by Gorilla vs. Bear (2019)
4. The 50 best albums of the decade – 2010 to 2019 by Independent (2019)
5. All The Best Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked by Uproxx (2019)
6. Top 100 Albums of the Decade by Crack Magazine (2019)
7. The Needle Drop's Top Albums Of The 2010s by The Needle Drop (2019)
8. Tiny Mix Tapes 2010s: Favorite 100 Music Releases of the Decade by Tiny Mix Tapes (2019)
9. The A.V. Club's 50 best albums of the 2010s by The A.V. Club (2019)
10. Top 50 Albums of the 2010s by The Wild Honey Pie (2019)
11. NME's Greatest Albums of The Decade: The 2010s by New Music Express (2019)
12. The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s by Stereogum (2019)
13. The 50 Best Albums of the Decade by Deep Cuts (2019)
14. The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s by Pitchfork (2019)
15. Top 100 Albums of the 2010s by Consequence of Sound (2019)
16. The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s by Paste (2019)
17. StuBru albums of 2010s by StuBru (2017)
18. Top 108 Best Albums Of The 2010s by 108 Mics (2020)
19. 100 greatest albums of the 2010s by cleveland.com (2019)
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