Best Music of the Decade (2000-2009): Top 10 for Teens

"Ten years' worth of musical memories are everywhere you look on this best music for teens list. Our editors handpicked the best songs for teens and standout CDs that teenagers will enjoy long after this decade is over."

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The Fame Monster Music Poster Image
Sex, substances dominate eight new tunes on reissued CD.
By Lady Gaga
(2009)
(2009)
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Get Behind Me, Satan Music Poster Image
Quirky and raw; many teens will enjoy.
By The White Stripes
(2005)
(2005)
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Viva La Vida Music Poster Image
Darker album from emotionally charged band.
By Coldplay
(2008)
(2008)
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American Idiot Music Poster Image
Punk rock opera actually rocks!
By Green Day
(2004)
(2004)
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I'm Not Dead Music Poster Image
Pink takes on just about everyone. Teens and up.
By Pink
(2006)
(2006)
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THE E.N.D (Energy Never Dies) Music Poster Image
Pounding party beats with some adult themes.
By The Black Eyed Peas
(2009)
(2009)
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Confessions Music Poster Image
Too racy for kids, but great for older teens.
By Usher
(2004)
(2004)
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The Black Album Music Poster Image
There's a lot for parents to be cautious about.
By Jay-Z
(2003)
(2003)
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The College Dropout Music Poster Image
Packs edgy emotional wallop; best for older teens.
By Kanye West
(2004)
(2004)
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Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge Music Poster Image
Dark power-punk is violent but also makes teens think.
By My Chemical Romance
(2004)
(2004)
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