Best Albums of 2001

Listed below are the best albums of 2001 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 44,000 greatest album charts.

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2001 year summaryThe best artists of 2001 were The Strokes, Radiohead, Daft Punk, Tool, The Microphones, Muse, Björk, The White Stripes, System Of A Down and Jay-Z.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 67 of 100

Best Albums of 2001 composition

Country Albums %


United States 465 47%
United Kingdom 182 18%
Mixed Nationality 42 4%
Germany 40 4%
Canada 37 4%
Japan 27 3%
France 23 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 922 92%
Yes 78 8%
Live? Albums %
No 973 97%
Yes 27 3%
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