Top Albums of 2000

RankAll Time
ArtistAlbumGenresBuy from
1 37 Radiohead Kid A Art Rock, Electronic, Experimental Rock
2 122 OutKast Stankonia Hip Hop
3 180 Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP Hardcore Hip Hop
4 250 PJ Harvey Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea Alternative Rock, Singer/Songwriter
5 311 The Avalanches Since I Left You Plunderphonics
6 377 Modest Mouse The Moon & Antarctica Indie Rock
7 444 Primal Scream Xtrmntr Alternative Dance, Electronic
8 447 D'Angelo Voodoo Neo-Soul
9 455 Ryan Adams Heartbreaker Alt-Country, Americana
10 463 At the Drive-In Relationship of Command Post-Hardcore
11 476 Godspeed You! Black Emperor Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven Post-Rock
12 520 Coldplay Parachutes Britpop
13 615 Yo La Tengo And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside Out Dream Pop, Indie Rock
14 645 Ghostface Killah Supreme Clientele Hardcore Hip Hop
15 683 Grandaddy The Sophtware Slump Indie Pop, Indie Rock
16 775 Queens of the Stone Age Rated R Alternative Rock, Stoner Rock
17 814 Johnny Cash American III: Solitary Man Americana
18 870 Elliott Smith Figure 8 Indie Folk, Indie Pop, Singer/Songwriter
19 955 Badly Drawn Boy The Hour of Bewilderbeast Chamber Pop
20 1036 Goldfrapp Felt Mountain Dream Pop, Trip Hop
21 1064 U2 All That You Can't Leave Behind Pop Rock
22 1146 Lambchop Nixon Chamber Pop
23 1199 Luomo Vocalcity Deep House, Microhouse          
24 1215 The New Pornographers Mass Romantic Indie Pop, Power Pop
25 1348 Common Like Water for Chocolate Conscious Hip Hop
26 1523 The Dandy Warhols Thirteen Tales from Urban Bohemia Indie Rock, Neo-Psychedelia
27 1607 Deftones White Pony Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock
28 1750 Madonna Music Electropop
29 1760 Doves Lost Souls Britpop, Dream Pop
30 1774 Håkan Hellström Känn ingen sorg för mig Göteborg Indie Pop, Jangle Pop
31 1900 Gas Pop Ambient          
32 1901 Erykah Badu Mama's Gun Neo-Soul     
33 1991 Clinic Internal Wrangler Indie Rock
34 1993 Aimee Mann Bachelor No. 2 (Or the Last Remains of the Dodo) Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter
35 2108 The White Stripes De Stijl Alternative Rock, Blues Rock
36 2214 Jill Scott Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1 Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul
37 2226 Phoenix United Indie Pop
38 2300 The Hives Veni Vidi Vicious Garage Punk, Garage Rock Revival
39 2308 Amon Tobin Supermodified Electronic
40 2359 The Original Soundtrack O Brother, Where Art Thou? American Folk Music, Country, Film Soundtrack
41 2385 Air The Virgin Suicides Ambient Pop, Film Score     
42 2395 St Germain Tourist Acid Jazz, Downtempo, Nu Jazz
43 2827 Broadcast The Noise Made by People Dream Pop, Indietronica
44 2868 Jurassic 5 Quality Control Hip Hop
45 2926 Blonde Redhead Melody of Certain Damaged Lemons Art Rock, Indie Rock          
46 2930 Wu-Tang Clan The W Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop

Some albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Steve Earle Transcendental Blues Alt-Country, Americana, Roots Rock
Steely Dan Two Against Nature Jazz-Rock, Pop Rock, West Coast Rock
Eels Daisies of the Galaxy Alternative Rock, Indie Pop, Singer/Songwriter
Emmylou Harris Red Dirt Girl Alt-Country, Contemporary Country
The Delgados The Great Eastern Indie Pop, Indie Rock
The Go-Betweens The Friends of Rachel Worth Indie Pop, Jangle Pop
Sleater-Kinney All Hands on the Bad One Indie Rock
The Cure Bloodflowers Alternative Rock, Gothic Rock          
Linkin Park Hybrid Theory Nu Metal, Rap Rock
Belle and Sebastian Fold Your Hands Child, You Walk Like a Peasant Twee Pop
Giant Sand Chore of Enchantment Alt-Country, Americana     
Ween White Pepper Alternative Rock, Pop Rock          
Deltron 3030 Deltron 3030 Experimental Hip Hop          
Bebel Gilberto Tanto Tempo Bossa Nova, Lounge     
Smog Dongs of Sevotion Indie Folk
Múm Yesterday Was Dramatic - Today Is OK Glitch     
Black Box Recorder The Facts of Life Indie Pop
Roni Size / Reprazent In the Møde Drum and Bass
Reflection Eternal Train of Thought Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop          
Mala Rodríguez Lujo ibérico Hip Hop          
Quasimoto The Unseen Abstract Hip Hop, Experimental Hip Hop, Jazz Rap          
Electric Wizard Dopethrone Doom Metal, Stoner Metal          
Slum Village Fantastic Vol. 2 Hip Hop          
David Holmes Bow Down to the Exit Sign Electronic
Robbie Williams Sing When You're Winning Pop Rock          
Sade Lovers Rock Smooth Soul
Los Planetas Unidad de desplazamiento Indie Rock, Neo-Psychedelia          
Mojave 3 Excuses for Travellers Alt-Country     
The For Carnation The For Carnation Post-Rock, Slowcore     
Suba São Paolo Confessions Acid Jazz
16 Horsepower Secret South Gothic Country     
Fatboy Slim Halfway Between the Gutter and the Stars Big Beat
Cat Power The Covers Record Singer/Songwriter     
Richard Ashcroft Alone with Everybody Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter
Björk Selmasongs: Music from the Motion Picture 'Dancer in the Dark' Art Pop, Film Soundtrack
Nelly Country Grammar Pop Rap
Asian Dub Foundation Community Music Breakbeat
Craig David Born To Do It Contemporary R&B, Pop Soul
Kathryn Williams Little Black Numbers Folk Pop, Singer/Songwriter     
Marah Kids in Philly Alt-Country, Rock