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The Best Albums of the 2000s

List Criteria: Only albums released between Jan. 2000 and Dec. 2009

List of the best albums of the 2000s decade, voted on and ranked by fans and critics. This list includes the greatest albums released between January 2000 and December 2009. Despite the rising popularity of song singles and accessibility through iTunes and other mp3 formats, the titles listed prove that the in the 00s, the album was as strong and creative as ever. This list contains the best 00s albums from all genres, from hip hop to pop to indie rock to metal. Vote for your favorites to move them up the list, or press "rerank" to create your own personalized order that will impact this ultimate list.
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    Radiohead

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    Arcade Fire

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    The White Stripes

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    ranked low on reranks The White Stripes

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    most listed Radiohead

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    The Strokes

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    Queens of the Stone Age

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    The Flaming Lips

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    Radiohead

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    Arctic Monkeys

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    Beck Hansen

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    Wilco

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    Arctic Monkeys

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    Outkast

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    Daft Punk

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    Vampire Weekend

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    Amy Winehouse

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    Arcade Fire

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    Portishead

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    ranked low on reranks Sufjan Stevens

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    MGMT

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    added by galenandrews Green Day

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    ranked low on reranks Modest Mouse

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks The Strokes

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    Interpol

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    The White Stripes

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    The White Stripes

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks LCD Soundsystem

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    The Mars Volta

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    Coldplay

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    ranked low on reranks Johnny Cash

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    Radiohead

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    The Black Keys

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    Coldplay

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    Animal Collective

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks The Libertines

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    U2

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    ranked low on reranks Red Hot Chili Peppers

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Yeah Yeah Yeahs

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    added by but chickens double d Eminem

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    Beck Hansen

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    Modest Mouse

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    Muse

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    Elliott Smith

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    Johnny Cash

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    Queens of the Stone Age

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    The Black Keys

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    Sigur Rós

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    The Raconteurs

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