Best Albums of 2001

Listed below are the best albums of 2001 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 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 96 of 100

Best Albums of 2001 composition

Country Albums %


United States 473 47%
United Kingdom 181 18%
Mixed Nationality 42 4%
Canada 40 4%
Germany 37 4%
Japan 27 3%
Sweden 24 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 922 92%
Yes 81 8%
Live? Albums %
No 976 97%
Yes 27 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 996 99%
Yes 7 1%
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3. Arcade Fire
4. Tame Impala
5. Beach House
6. Frank Ocean
7. Sufjan Stevens
8. Radiohead
9. The National
10. Vampire Weekend
11. Car Seat Headrest
12. Death Grips
13. Bon Iver
14. The War On Drugs
15. David Bowie
16. Lana Del Rey
17. Swans
18. Arctic Monkeys
19. Mark Kozelek
20. Fleet Foxes
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