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The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s 

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Updated May 23, 2018 56.5k votes 6.3k voters 287.9k views 100 items

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. 

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Linkin Park is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Green Day is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Red Hot Chili Peppers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Eminem is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Genre: Hip hop; Nationality: United States of America
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Fall Out Boy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Maroon 5 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Paramore is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Amy Winehouse is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Genre: Doo-wop, Pop music & Neo soul; Nationality: England
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Aerosmith is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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The Black Eyed Peas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Genre: R&B, Pop & Hip hop; Nationality: Barbados
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Bon Jovi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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OneRepublic is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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U2 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Genre: Motown Sound, Rock music & Electronic music; Nationality: United States of America
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Avril Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Genre: Pop punk, Pop music & Rock music; Nationality: Canada
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Matchbox Twenty is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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No Doubt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Genre: Pop, Dance & Electronic; Nationality: United States of America
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P!nk is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Genre: Pop punk and R&B; Nationality: United States of America
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Jay-Z is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Genre: Hip hop; Nationality: United States of America
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Backstreet Boys is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Goo Goo Dolls is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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Simple Plan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
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50 Cent is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 100 Greatest Artists Of The 00s
Genre: Hip hop music and Gangsta rap; Nationality: United States of America