Best Albums of the 21st Century


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141Humanoid - Tokio Hotel
142Blue Tattoo - Vanilla Ninja

After the unexpected success of their synth rock album "Traces of Sadness", Estonian band Vanilla Ninja recorded its successor "Blue Tattoo" (generally seen as their second album, whilst actually it is their third one due to their debut having onl been available in their home country and out of print elsewhere) in 2005, which became just as popular as its predecessor. As an album, it is way more varied and balanced. Much of "Sadness" is built around the girls being a bunch of strong female rock chicks, whlst "Blue Tattoo" keeps that premise to a minimum ("Hellracer", "Undercover Girl" and the single "I Know" being an exception on here), rather finding inspiration in orchestral and symphonic metal sounds. Choirs and orchestra dominate much of their new developed sound, theatrical and dramatic. Also the lyrics have evolved. Instead of "Tough Enough" or "Liar", in which they could fully establish ...more - Martin_Canine

143Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded - Nicki Minaj
144If You're Reading This It's Too Late - Drake
145The Silent Force - Within Temptation
146Amazing Blue - an Cafe
147Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album, Pt. 1 - Lupe Fiasco
148Folklore - Nelly Furtado
149King - Kollegah
150Selmasongs - BJÖRK
151The College Dropout - Kanye West
152Unbelievable - Sarah Connor
153Songs of Love and Death - Beyond the Black
154Endless Forms Most Beautiful - Nightwish
155Under Construction - Missy Elliott
156Venus Doom - Him
157Cruel Summer - G.O.O.D. Music
158Legend of the Black Shawarma - Infected Mushroom
159Hikagyaku-Ziprock - an Cafe
160Purpose - Justin Bieber
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2. American Life - Madonna
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3. Fallen - Evanescence

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