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List Rules 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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1
750 477
Kid A is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead

2
590 303
The Marshall Mathers LP is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
but chickens double d added Eminem

3
522 468
Funeral is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Arcade Fire

4
509 388
Elephant is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The White Stripes

5
500 389
Is This It is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The Strokes

6
593 410
In Rainbows is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead

7
525 436
American Idiot is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
galenandrews added Green Day

8
362 462
White Blood Cells is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The White Stripes

9
421 402
Whatever People Say I Am, That... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

10
353 340
Back to Black is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Amy Winehouse

11
412 304
Demon Days is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
but chickens double d added Gorillaz

12
390 319
Songs for the Deaf is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Queens of the Stone Age

13
335 438
Hail to the Thief is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead

14
354 418
A Rush of Blood to the Head is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

15
313 374
Yankee Hotel Foxtrot is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

16
279 268
Toxicity is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
System of a Down

17
227 342
Neon Bible is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Arcade Fire

18
259 357
Parachutes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Coldplay

19
268 340
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robot... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

20
782 298
Prelude to a Dream is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Jackie Evancho

21
661 260
Dream with Me is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Jackie Evancho

22
232 272
Origin of Symmetry is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

23
123 123
The Eminem Show is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
galenandrews added Eminem

24
188 341
Sound of Silver is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
LCD Soundsystem

25
223 416
Franz Ferdinand is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Franz Ferdinand

26
237 383
Vampire Weekend is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Vampire Weekend

27
227 204
Lateralus is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Tool

28
257 151
Californication is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Schultzie added Red Hot Chili Peppers

29
36 18
2001 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
bigcraig added Dr. Dre

30
650 252
Awakening is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
MikeWade added Awakening Jackie Evancho

31
406 280
OK Computer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead

32
197 219
Rated R is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Queens of the Stone Age

33
235 339
The Suburbs is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Arcade Fire

34
170 158
Room on Fire is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The Strokes

35
33 18
Encore is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
RandomDud added Eminem

36
217 319
Oracular Spectacular is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

37
232 272
Black Holes and Revelations is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
but chickens double d added Muse

38
293 345
Amnesiac is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead

39
29 15
Relapse is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
RandomDud added Eminem

40
283 268
Stadium Arcadium is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Red Hot Chili Peppers

41
98 182
Up the Bracket is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The Libertines

42
280 334
Good News for People Who Love ... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

43
233 234
Absolution is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Muse

44
98 48
The Black Parade is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
My Chemical Romance

45
203 244
Get Behind Me Satan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The White Stripes

46
122 109
Lullabies to Paralyze is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Queens of the Stone Age

47
28 48
Get Rich or Die Tryin' is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
galenandrews added 50 Cent

48
130 56
Hot Fuss is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The Killers

49
315 189
Stankonia is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Outkast

50
135 106
With Teeth is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Nine Inch Nails