Pop music changes from decade to decade, and these influential pop albums released in the '00s shaped the music we listen to today. Each of the albums on this list did something a little bit different that inspired and changed the music we love and listen to today. Here are 7 of the most influential pop albums released in the '00s that changed music forever.
1. Madonna – Music (2000)
Madonna’s album Music is definitely one of the most influential pop albums released in the '00s. Music is one of Madonna’s greatest albums of all time. For the album, Madonna experimented with her sound more than ever before – and it worked. Music received critical acclaim and was nominated for 5 Grammys (and took home 1). Music set a high standard in the new millennium for other pop stars to live up to. Her new inventive dance, folky, futuristic sound influenced albums throughout the decade.