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12 Incredible Albums Turning 20 in 2020

As we take the time to delve deep into our musical archives in self-isolation, here are 12 huge albums worth revisiting that turn 20 years old this year. Happy listening.

Country Grammar – Nelly

Released: June 27, 2000, on Universal Records
Singles: “Country Grammar,” “E.I.”, “Ride Wit Me,” “Batter Up”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 1
Sales: Over 10 million copies

The Marshall Mathers LP – Eminem

Release: May 23, 2000, on Aftermath Entertainment and Interscope Records
Singles: “The Real Slim Shady,” “Stan,” “The Way I Am”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 1
Sales: Over 10 million copies

All That You Can’t Leave Behind – U2

Release: October 30, 2000, on Island Records and Interscope Records
Singles: “Beautiful Day,” “Elevation,” “Walk On,” “Stuck in a Moment You Can’t Get Out Of”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 3
Sales: Over 4 million

Stankonia – Outkast

Release: October 31, 2000, on La Face Records
Singles: “So Fresh, So Clean,” “Ms. Jackson,” “B.O.B.”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 2
Sales: Over 4 million

The Dynasty: Roc La Familia – Jay-Z

Release: October 31, 2000, on Roc-A-Fella Records and Def Jam Recordings
Singles: “I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me),” “Change the Game,” “Guilty Until Proven Innocent”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 1
Sales: Over 2 million

Who is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1 – Jill Scott

Release: July 18, 2000 on Sony Music Entertainment’s Epic Records
Singles: “Gettin’ in the Way,” “A Long Walk,” “The Way”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 17
Sales: Over 2 million

Parachutes – Coldplay

Release: July 10, 2000 on Parlophone
Singles: “Yellow,” “Shiver,” “Trouble,” “Don’t Panic”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 51
Sales: Over 2 million

Mama’s Gun – Erykah Badu

Release: Nov. 21, 2000 on Motown Records
Singles: “Bag Lady,” “Didn’t Cha Know,” “Cleva”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 11
Sales: Over 1 million

Kid A – Radiohead

Release: Oct. 2, 2000 on Parlophone
Singles: No singles
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 1
Sales: Over a million

 

Born To Do It – Craig David 

Release: Aug. 14, 2000 by Wildstar Records
Singles:“Fill Me In”,“7 Days”, “Walking Away”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 12
Sales: Over 8 million copies worldwide

Music – Madonna


Release: Sept. 18, 2000 on Maverick and Warner Bros
Singles: “Music,” “What It Feels Like for a Girl,” “Don’t Tell Me”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 1
Sales: 3 million copies

Warning – Green Day 

Release: Oct. 3, 2000 on Reprise Records
Singles: “Minority,” “Warning,” “Waiting”
Charted on The Billboard 200: No. 4
Sales: 1.2 million copies

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