The Best Soul Albums of the 2000s

1. Solomon Burke - Don't Give Up on Me

Solomon Burke - Don't Give Up on Me
July 23, 2002
Critic Score
90
5 reviews

2. D'Angelo - Voodoo

D'Angelo - Voodoo
January 25, 2000
Critic Score
88
5 reviews

6. Erykah Badu - Mama's Gun

Erykah Badu - Mama's Gun
November 21, 2000
Critic Score
83
6 reviews

7. India Arie - Acoustic Soul

India Arie - Acoustic Soul
March 27, 2001
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

8. Gnarls Barkley - St. Elsewhere

Gnarls Barkley - St. Elsewhere
May 9, 2006
Critic Score
81
17 reviews

10. Maxwell - BLACKsummers'night

Maxwell - BLACKsummers'night
July 7, 2009
Critic Score
80
11 reviews

11. Al Green - Lay It Down

Al Green - Lay It Down
May 27, 2008
Critic Score
79
12 reviews

13. The Foreign Exchange - Leave It All Behind

The Foreign Exchange - Leave It All Behind
October 7, 2008
Critic Score
79
5 reviews

14. Meshell Ndegeocello - Devil's Halo

Meshell Ndegeocello - Devil's Halo
October 6, 2009
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

15. Platinum Pied Pipers - Abundance

Platinum Pied Pipers - Abundance
January 20, 2009
Critic Score
79
9 reviews

16. Amy Winehouse - Back to Black

Amy Winehouse - Back to Black
October 27, 2006
Critic Score
78
17 reviews

17. Alicia Keys - Songs in A Minor

Alicia Keys - Songs in A Minor
June 5, 2001
Critic Score
78
7 reviews

18. Raphael Saadiq - The Way I See It

Raphael Saadiq - The Way I See It
September 16, 2008
Critic Score
78
13 reviews

19. Jamie Lidell - Multiply

Jamie Lidell - Multiply
June 28, 2005
Critic Score
77
8 reviews

20. Bettye LaVette - The Scene of the Crime

Bettye LaVette - The Scene of the Crime
September 25, 2007
Critic Score
77
7 reviews

22. Mavis Staples - We'll Never Turn Back

Mavis Staples - We'll Never Turn Back
April 24, 2007
Critic Score
76
7 reviews

23. Amy Winehouse - Frank

Amy Winehouse - Frank
October 20, 2003
Critic Score
76
7 reviews

24. Solomon Burke - Make Do With What You Got

Solomon Burke - Make Do With What You Got
March 1, 2005
Critic Score
76
7 reviews

25. John Legend - Once Again

John Legend - Once Again
October 24, 2006
Critic Score
75
12 reviews
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