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
818 546
Kid A is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead
2
564 429
Elephant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The White Stripes
3
546 432
Is This It is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The Strokes
4
675 346
The Marshall Mathers LP is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
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5
575 514
Funeral is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Arcade Fire
6
650 453
In Rainbows is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead
7
581 490
American Idiot is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
galenandrews added Green Day
8
466 445
Whatever People Say I Am, That... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
9
388 501
White Blood Cells is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
The White Stripes
10
387 378
Back to Black is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Amy Winehouse
11
461 336
Demon Days is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
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12
421 352
Songs for the Deaf is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Queens of the Stone Age
13
362 478
Hail to the Thief is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Radiohead
14
340 429
Yankee Hotel Foxtrot is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
15
385 482
A Rush of Blood to the Head is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
16
310 348
Toxicity is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
System of a Down
17
242 415
Neon Bible is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Arcade Fire
18
282 436
Parachutes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Coldplay
19
823 338
Prelude to a Dream is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Jackie Evancho
20
290 410
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robot... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
21
702 297
Dream with Me is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Jackie Evancho
22
175 183
The Eminem Show is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
galenandrews added Eminem
23
61 37
2001 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
bigcraig added Dr. Dre
24
256 452
Vampire Weekend is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
Vampire Weekend
25
692 274
Awakening is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Albums of the 2000s
MikeWade added Jackie Evancho