00s Music The Best Albums of the 2000s  

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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
680 411
Kid A is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead

2
493 408
Funeral is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Arcade Fire

3
457 344
Is This It is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The Strokes

4
465 348
Elephant is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The White Stripes

5
554 363
In Rainbows is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead

6
500 278
The Marshall Mathers LP is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
but chickens double d added Eminem

7
462 388
American Idiot is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
galenandrews added Green Day

8
334 430
White Blood Cells is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The White Stripes

9
394 363
Whatever People Say I Am, That... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

10
314 305
Back to Black is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Amy Winehouse

11
379 266
Demon Days is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
but chickens double d added Gorillaz

12
319 402
Hail to the Thief is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead

13
357 291
Songs for the Deaf is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Queens of the Stone Age

14
324 360
A Rush of Blood to the Head is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

15
291 314
Yankee Hotel Foxtrot is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

16
218 275
Neon Bible is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Arcade Fire

17
220 205
Toxicity is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
System of a Down

18
237 281
Parachutes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Coldplay

19
251 269
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robot... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

20
204 210
Origin of Symmetry is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

21
175 279
Sound of Silver is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
LCD Soundsystem

22
71 63
The Eminem Show is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
galenandrews added Eminem

23
200 353
Franz Ferdinand is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Franz Ferdinand

24
221 284
The Suburbs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Arcade Fire

25
741 263
Prelude to a Dream is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Jackie Evancho

26
611 223
Awakening is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
MikeWade added Awakening Jackie Evancho

27
622 230
Dream with Me is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Jackie Evancho

28
193 180
Lateralus is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Tool

29
220 324
Vampire Weekend is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Vampire Weekend

30
365 252
OK Computer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead

31
200 304
Oracular Spectacular is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

32
273 327
Amnesiac is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead

33
210 254
Black Holes and Revelations is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
but chickens double d added Muse

34
213 216
Absolution is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Muse

35
259 316
Good News for People Who Love ... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

36
201 130
Californication is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Schultzie added Red Hot Chili Peppers

37
255 253
Stadium Arcadium is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Red Hot Chili Peppers

38
110 42
Hot Fuss is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The Killers

39
184 229
Get Behind Me Satan is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The White Stripes

40
183 194
Brothers is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The Black Keys

41
145 223
Rubber Factory is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The Black Keys

42
209 224
Favourite Worst Nightmare is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Arctic Monkeys

43
162 137
Fleet Foxes is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
sebbzor added Fleet Foxes

44
152 206
Merriweather Post Pavilion is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Animal Collective

45
182 125
The Moon & Antarctica is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Modest Mouse

46
179 184
Rated R is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Queens of the Stone Age

47
212 228
Illinois is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Sufjan Stevens

48
290 178
Stankonia is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Outkast

49
235 138
Turn On the Bright Lights is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s

50
117 96
With Teeth is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Nine Inch Nails