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 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2002 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 16 2%
U2 2 0%
Tom Waits 2 0%
Charlie Parker 2 0%
Muse 2 0%
Jerry Cantrell 2 0%
The Mountain Goats 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 468 47%
United Kingdom 189 19%
Canada 41 4%
Mixed Nationality 40 4%
Germany 37 4%
Sweden 23 2%
France 21 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 933 93%
Yes 67 7%
Live? Albums %
No 970 97%
Yes 30 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 989 99%
Yes 11 1%
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