A revista Rolling Stone publicou no seu site as 100 melhores músicas dos anos 2000, que já havia sido publicada na revista norte-americana em 2009. A lista não tem um género musical próprio, nem foi feita de acordo com a popularidade da música. Segundo a revista, as músicas foram escolhidas por mais de 100 artistas, críticos e pessoas envolvidas com o ramo.

100º. Damian Marley: “Welcome to Jamrock”
99º. Gorillaz: “Feel Good Inc.”
98º. Amy Winehouse: “Back To Black”
97º. Fleet Foxes: “White Winter Hymnal”
96º. Lady Gaga: “Poker Face”
95º. Mary J. Blidge: “Family Affair”
94º. Radiohead: “Pyramid Song”
93º. Snoop Dogg: “Drop It Like It’s Hot”
92º. Brad Paisley: “Alcohol”
91º. Bruce Springsteen: “My City of Ruins”
90º. Midlake: “Roscoe”
89º. Bright Eyes: “Lua”
88º. Jay-Z: “Izzo (H.O.V.A.)”
87º. The Knife: “Heartbeats”
86º. Aaliyah: “Try Again”
85º. Dirty Projectors: “Stillness Is the Movie”
84º. The Clipse: “Grindin’”
83º. Gossip: “Standing in the Way of Control”
82º. Jay-Z: “Dirt Off Your Shoulder”
81º. P!nk: “Get The Party Started”
80º. Phoenix: “1901″
79º. Robert Plant & Alison Krauss: “Gone Gone Gone”
78º. LCD Soundsystem: “Daft Punk Is Playing At My House”
77º. Dixie Chicks: “Not Ready To Make Nice”
76º. Madonna: “Hung Up”
75º. Arcade Fire: “Rebellion (Lies)”
74º. TV On The Radio: “Wolf Like Me”
73º. Queens of the Stone Age: “No One Knows”
72º. Kings of Leon: “Use Somebody”
71º. Justice: “D.A.N.C.E.”
70º. Arctic Monkeys: “I Bet You Look Good On the Dancefloor”
69º. Santigold: “L.E.S. Artistes”
68º. Coldplay: “Viva La Vida”
67º. Wilco: “Jesus, Etc.”
66º. Madonna: “Music”
65º. Green Day: “Boulevard of Broken Dreams”
64º. U2: “Vertigo”
63º. Lil’ Wayne: “A Milli”
62º. Alicia Keys: “Fallin’”
61º. Jet: “Are You Gonna Be My Girl”
60º. Beyoncé: “Irrepleaceble”
59º. The Strokes: “Hard To Explain”
58º. The White Stripes: “Fell In Love With a Girl”
57º. The Shins: “Newslang”
56º. Radiohead: “Idioteque”
55º. Outkast: “Ms. Jackson”
54º. Coldplay: “The Scientist”
53º. The Rapture: “House of Jealous Lovers”
52º. Cristina Aguilera: “Beautiful”
51º. D’Angelo: “Untitled (How Does It Feel)”
50º. Beyoncé: “Single Ladies”
49º. The Walkmen: “The Rat”
48º. The Killers: “Mr. Brightside”
47º. Green Day: “American Idiot”
46º. MGMT: “Kids”
45º. Kylie Minogue: “Can’t Get You Out of My Head”
44º. Britney Spears: “Toxic”
43º. The Roots: “The Seed 2.0″
42º. Arcade Fire: “Wake Up”
41º. LCD Soundsystem: “All My Friends”
40º. Kelis: “Milkshake”
39º. Modest Mouse: “Float On”
38º. Gorillaz: “Clint Eastwood”
37º. LCD Soundsystem: “Losing My Edge”
36º. U2: “Moment of Surrender”
35º. Bruce Springsteen: “The Rising”
34º. Coldplay: “Yellow”
33º. Daft Punk: “One More Time”
32º. Franz Ferdinand: “Take Me Out”
31º. The Flaming Lips: “Do You Realize??”
30º. R. Kelly: “Ignition (Remix)”
29º. Kanye West: “Gold Digger”
28º. Randy Newman: “A Few Words in Defense of Our Country”
27º. The Postal Service: “Such Great Heights”
26º. Coldplay: “Clocks”
25º. Missy Elliott: “Work It”
24º. Radiohead: “Everything in It’s Right Place”
23º. Rihanna: “Umbrella”
22º. Amerie: “1 Thing”
21º. Outkast: “B.O.B.”
20º. Justin Timberlake: “Cry Me a River”
19º. Kanye West: “Jesus Walks”
18º. Kelly Clarkson: “Since U Been Gone”
17º. Bob Dylan: “Mississipi”
16º. The Strokes: “Last Nite”
15º. Johnny Cash: “Hurt”
14º. Missy Elliott: “Get ur Freak On”
13º. 50 Cent: “In Tha Club”
12º. Eminem: “Lose Yourself”
11º. MGMT: “Time to Pretend”

E agora, o Top 10:

10º. Eminem: “Stan”
9º. U2: “Beautiful Day”
8º. Amy Winehouse: “Rehab”
7º. Yeah Yeah Yeahs: “Maps”
6º. The White Stripes: “Seven Nation Army”
5º. M.I.A.: “Paper Planes”
4º. Outkast: “Hey Ya!”
3º. Beyoncé: “Crazy in Love”
2º. Jay-Z: “99 Problems”
1º. Gnarls Barkley: “Crazy”