00s Music The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s  

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While the 2000s came and went, the best artists and bands of the period still remain. Well, their music does at the least. From the new millennium to 2009, we heard some truly great music from a broad range of bands and recording artists. Of course, you'll see not all of these musicians got started in the 2000s, but they certainly recorded popular hits throughout this time. 

Check out the list of the best artists from the 00s below and be sure to vote up your favorites. You can also cast votes down accordingly, and even add your own picks to the list. 

1
853 579
Linkin Park is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, Nu metal, Rock music

2
632 487
Green Day is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop punk, Rock music, Alternative rock

3
518 405
Red Hot Chili Peppers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Classic rock, Jazz-funk, Rock music

4
605 489
Eminem is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, Horrorcore, Hardcore hip hop

5
380 438
Fall Out Boy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

6
321 463
Maroon 5 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Jazz rap, Ballad, Neo soul

7
284 409
Paramore is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop punk, Rock music, Emo

8
263 391
Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music

9
189 291
Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

10
217 341
U2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock

11
243 387
Justin Timberlake is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

12
185 288
Bon Jovi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music

13
192 301
P!nk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk

14
192 303
Avril Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

15
242 390
Nickelback is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Rock music, Grunge, Heavy metal

16
188 297
The Black Eyed Peas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Synthpop

17
241 390
OneRepublic is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop music, Rock music, Piano rock

18
173 274
Aerosmith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Glam metal, Blues-rock, Rock music

19
169 268
Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

20
170 272
Amy Winehouse is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Doo-wop, Pop music, Neo soul

21
164 265
Matchbox Twenty is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

22
112 182
Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

23
153 259
Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

24
128 214
Goo Goo Dolls is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Jangle pop, Classic rock, Heartland rock

25
113 188
Staind is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Nu metal, Heavy metal, Modern rock

26
147 254
Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Urban contemporary, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

27
125 214
Backstreet Boys is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Adult contemporary music, Bubblegum pop, Pop music

28
140 244
Shakira is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Urban contemporary, Merengue music, Synthpop

29
113 195
No Doubt is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop punk, New Wave, Pop music

30
105 182
50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, Gangsta rap

31
115 202
Good Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop punk, Rock music, Dance-punk

32
124 223
Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap

33
93 168
Puddle of Mudd is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Nu metal, Rock music, Grunge

34
112 208
Gwen Stefani is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip Pop R&B, Synthpop, New Wave

35
124 234
Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

36
97 182
Lenny Kravitz is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Ballad, Neo soul, Rock music

37
97 183
Limp Bizkit is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Nu metal, Rap rock, Rapcore

38
126 243
Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Pop music

39
79 151
Counting Crows is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop music, Rock music, Folk rock

40
89 173
'N Sync is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Bubblegum pop, Pop music, Teen pop

41
96 188
John Mayer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

42
83 163
Carrie Underwood is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Country pop, Pop music, Contemporary Christian music

43
70 137
Simple Plan is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop punk, Pop music, Emo

44
70 139
Kelly Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul

45
120 244
Madonna is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

46
97 197
Christina Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Rock music

47
52 111
Theory of a Deadman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Country rock, Acoustic music, Pop rock

48
69 151
Jennifer Lopez is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Hip hop music, Pop music, Latin pop

49
59 131
Hoobastank is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Pop punk, Nu metal, Ska punk

50
57 127
Enrique Iglesias is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music