Best Albums of 2002

Listed below are the best albums of 2002 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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2002 year summaryThe best artists of 2002 were Wilco, Interpol, Coldplay, The Flaming Lips, Queens Of The Stone Age, Broken Social Scene, Beck, Sigur Rós, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Porcupine Tree.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 11 of 100

Best Albums of 2002 composition

Country Albums %


United States 466 47%
United Kingdom 188 19%
Mixed Nationality 40 4%
Canada 39 4%
Germany 37 4%
Japan 23 2%
Sweden 23 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 931 93%
Yes 69 7%
Live? Albums %
No 967 97%
Yes 33 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 985 99%
Yes 15 2%
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