Best of 2001 Listener Poll

Your favorites from our annual end-of-the-year listener poll.

  1. Bob Dylan - Love and Theft
  2. Lucinda Williams - Essence
  3. Ryan Adams - Gold
  4. Various Artists - "O Brother, Where Art Thou?"
  5. John Hiatt - The Tiki Bar is Open
  6. Rufus Wainwright - Poses
  7. Gillian Welch - Time (The Revelator)
  8. Dan Bern - New American Language
  9. Kirsty MacColl - Tropical Brainstorm
  10. Lucy Kaplansky - Every Single Day
  11. Coldplay - Parachutes (2001 release)
  12. Jeb Loy Nichols - Just What Time It Is
  13. Raul Malo - Today
  14. Shelby Lynne - Love, Shelby
  15. Shawn Colvin - Whole New You
  16. Buddy and Julie Miller - Buddy and Julie Miller
  17. Pete Yorn - Musicforthemorningafter
  18. R.E.M. - Reveal
  19. Alison Krauss and Union Station - New Favorite
  20. Suzanne Vega - Songs in Red and Gray
  21. John Mayer - Room For Squares
  22. John Hammond - Wicked Grin
  23. Loudon Wainwright III - Last Man on Earth
  24. Natalie Merchant - Motherland
  25. Dar Williams - Out There Live
  26. Travis - The Invisible Band
  27. Whiskeytown - Pneumonia
  28. David Byrne - Look Into the Eyeball
  29. John Gorka - The Company You Keep
  30. Graham Parker - Deepcut to Nowhere
  31. Richard Thompson - Action Packed: The Best of the Capitol Years
  32. Cousteau - Cousteau
  33. Ani DiFranco - Revelling Reckoning
  34. Nanci Griffith - Clock Without Hands
  35. Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros - Global A-Go-Go
  36. Alejandro Escovedo - A Man Under the Influence
  37. Sam Phillips - Fan Dance
  38. Jay Farrar - Sebastapol
  39. Nick Lowe - The Convincer
  40. David Gray - Lost Songs
  41. North Mississippi Allstars - 51 Phantom
  42. Various Artists - Timeless: A Tribute to Hank Williams
  43. Elvis Costello Meets Anne Sofie von Otter - For the Stars
  44. Ben Folds - Rockin' the Suburbs
  45. Radiohead - Amnesiac
  46. Amy Correia - Carnival Love (2001 release)
  47. Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
  48. The Strokes - Is This It?
  49. Norah Jones - First Sessions
  50. Paul McCartney - Driving Rain
  51. Freedy Johnston - Right Between the Promises
  52. Dave Matthews Band - Everyday
  53. Leonard Cohen - Ten New Songs
  54. Robert Earl Keen - Gravitational Forces
  55. Various Artists - "Down From the Mountain"
  56. Los Super Seven - Canto
  57. Catie Curtis - My Shirt Looks Good on You
  58. Buddy Guy - Sweet Tea
  59. Diana Krall - The Look of Love
  60. Eric Clapton - Reptile
  61. Olu Dara - Neighborhoods
  62. Rodney Crowell - The Houston Kid
  63. Luka Bloom - Keeper of the Flame
  64. Action Figure Party - Action Figure Party
  65. Old 97's - Satellite Rides
  66. David Mead - The Luxury of Time
  67. Grant-Lee Phillips - Mobilize
  68. Badly Drawn Boy - The Hour of Bewilderbeast
  69. Jack Johnson - Brushfire Fairytales
  70. Cowboy Junkies - Open
  71. Voices on the Verge - Live in Philadelphia
  72. Ron Sexsmith - Blue Boy
  73. Don Conoscenti - Paradox of Grace
  74. Dave Carter and Tracy Grammer - Drum Hat Buddha
  75. Jonatha Brooke - Steady Pull
  76. Bruce Springsteen - Live in New York City
  77. Johnny A - Sometime Tuesday Morning
  78. Continental Drifters - Better Day
  79. Bjork - Vespertine
  80. U2 - All That You Can't Leave Behind
  81. Mark Knopfler - Sailing to Philadelphia (2001 release)
  82. Alana Davis - Fortune Cookies
  83. Afro Celt Sound System - Volume 3: Further in Time
  84. Tori Amos - Strange Little Girls
  85. Blind Boys Of Alabama - Spirit of the Century
  86. Cesaria Evora - Sao Vicente
  87. The Word - The Word
  88. Joe Henry - Scar
  89. Anders Osborne - Ash Wednesday Blues
  90. The Actual Tigers - Gravelled and Green
  91. Michael Franti - Stay Human
  92. Widespread Panic - Don't Tell the Band
  93. Jimmy Smith - Dot Com Blues
  94. Del McCoury Band - Del and the Boys
  95. Various Artists - Avalon Blues: A Tribute to Mississippi John Hurt
  96. Tony Bennett - Playing With My Friends
  97. Gov't Mule - The Deep End
  98. Shannon McNally - Jukebox Sparrows
  99. moe. - dither
  100. Ivy - Long Distance