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« 2000 2001 2002 »
Position  Artist Song Title
« 2000 2001 2002 »
1 Lifehouse Hanging by a Moment
2 Alicia Keys Fallin'
3 Janet All for You
4 Train Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me)
5 Jennifer Lopez feat. Ja Rule I'm Real
6 matchbox twenty If You're Gone
7 Eve feat. Gwen Stefani Let Me Blow Ya Mind
8 Dido Thank You
9 Lenny Kravitz Again
10 Destiny's Child Independent Women Part I
11 Blu Cantrell Hit 'Em up Style (Oops!)
12 Shaggy feat. Ricardo "RikRok" Ducent It Wasn't Me
13 Joe feat. Mystikal Stutter
14 Staind It's Been Awhile
15 Usher U Remind Me
16 Jagged Edge With Nelly Where the Party At
17 Shaggy feat. Rayvon Angel
18 Nelly feat. City Spud Ride Wit Me
19 Uncle Kracker Follow Me
20 112 Peaches and Cream
21 Incubus Drive
22 City High What Would You Do?
23 Destiny's Child Survivor
24 Christina Aguilera, Lil' Kim, Mya and Pink Lady Marmalade
25 Outkast Ms. Jackson
26 Jennifer Lopez Love Don't Cost a Thing
27 Faith Hill The Way You Love Me
28 Dream He Loves U Not
29 Crazy Town Butterfly
30 Ja Rule feat. Lil' Mo and Vita Put It on Me
31 Mary J. Blige Family Affair
32 Lee Ann Womack and Sons Of The Desert I Hope You Dance
33 Moby feat. Gwen Stefani South Side
34 Madonna Don't Tell Me
35 Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Get Ur Freak On
36 K-Ci and JoJo Crazy
37 Craig David Fill Me In
38 Janet Someone to Call My Lover
39 Creed With Arms Wide Open
40 Mya Case of the Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do)
41 O-Town All or Nothing
42 Destiny's Child Bootylicious
43 Nelly Furtado I'm Like a Bird
44 3 Doors Down Kryptonite
45 R. Kelly feat. Jay-Z Fiesta
46 Sugar Ray When It's Over
47 Aerosmith Jaded
48 Jagged Edge Promise
49 Case Missing You
50 Ginuwine Differences
51 'N Sync This I Promise You
52 Jay-Z Izzo (H.O.V.A.)
53 Lil' Mo feat. Fabolous Superwoman Pt. II
54 Evan And Jaron Crazy for This Girl
55 Ricky Martin and Christina Aguilera Nobody Wants to Be Lonely
56 Jay-Z I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me)
57 Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott One Minute Man
58 Mystikal feat. Nivea Danger (Been so Long)
59 Enya Only Time
60 Toya I Do!!
61 S Club 7 Never Had a Dream Come True
62 Tamia Stranger in My House
63 Jessica Simpson Irresistible
64 Sunshine Anderson Heard It All Before
65 Dave Matthews Band The Space Between
66 Faith Hill There You'll Be
67 Musiq Soulchild Love
68 112 It's Over Now
69 3LW No More (Baby I'ma Do Right)
70 Nelly Furtado Turn Off the Light
71 Brooks and Dunn Ain't Nothing `Bout You
72 Jennifer Lopez Play
73 Lonestar I'm Already There
74 Lil' Romeo My Baby
75 U2 Beautiful Day
76 Blake Shelton Austin
77 Ludacris Southern Hospitality
78 Tim McGraw Grown Men Don't Cry
79 Ja Rule feat. Case Livin' It Up
80 Mariah Carey feat. Cameo Loverboy
81 Isley Brothers feat. Ronald Isley AKA Mr. Biggs Contagious
82 Jessica Andrews Who I Am
83 Erick Sermon feat. Marvin Gaye Music
84 Willa Ford I Wanna Be Bad
85 Kenny Chesney Don't Happen Twice
86 Diamond Rio One More Day
87 R. Kelly I Wish
88 Travis Tritt It's a Great Day to Be Alive
89 Trick Daddy I'm a Thug
90 Eve 6 Here's to the Night
91 Toby Keith You Shouldn't Kiss Me Like This
92 Eden's Crush Get Over Yourself
93 Debelah Morgan Dance With Me
94 Outkast So Fresh, so Clean
95 Nelly E.I.
96 3 Doors Down Be Like That
97 Pink Most Girls
98 QB's Finest feat. Nas and Braveheart's Oochie Wally
99 Enrique Iglesias Hero
100 Fuel Hemorrhage (In My Hands)

Billboard Hot 100 Year-End Top 100 Singles of 2001