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2000s leading singles | Singles from alternative albums

10 lead singles from the 2000s that define these iconic album eras

In the modern age of rapid releases, instant gratification and seemingly endless content, it's easy to take singles for granted. After all, it's hard...
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25 essential Fueled By Ramen albums released across their 25-year history

Fueled By Ramen has signed some of the most talented alternative bands and musicians to date. With 25 years of greatness under its belt,...
2000s song collaborations Alternative guest vocals

10 collabs from the 2000s that were so good, we wish they’d happen again

Is there anything more exciting than a good song collaboration? Given all the hype generated by guest appearances such as Travis Barker and phem on...
Significant band lineup changes Artists in multiple bands

10 musicians who joined established bands and didn’t miss a beat

Band lineup changes are hardly a rarity in the music scene. Between creative differences, life events and personal fallouts, it's pretty common for at...
Solo artists who changed genre | Alternative solo projects

10 musicians who absolutely nailed switching genres as solo artists

Branding is one hell of an important factor to achieving success and maintaining a fanbase in music. So, it's no surprise that many musicians...
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10 albums from the 2000s that have no skippable tracks

There's no shortage of perfect alternative songs from the 2000s. But can the same thing really be said about albums? You know what we're talking...
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10 bands you might not have discovered without Pete Wentz

Pete Wentz was one of the most prolific artists to emerge from the 2000s alternative scene. But did you know that he also catalyzed the meteoric...
Original band name quiz Alternative band name changes

QUIZ: Can you match these iconic bands to their original names?

"What's in a band name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet..." Or whatever Shakespeare said. The truth is,...
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10 of the saddest songs you definitely had on your iPod in the 2000s

Emo may be a vague term, but it conjures up some seriously vivid 2000s nostalgia. You know, memories akin to straightening our bangs and...
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10 bonus tracks from the 2000s that should’ve made it on the album

Discovering bonus tracks to your favorite albums was hands-down one of the best feelings ever back in the 2000s. Before the rise of streaming services,...