The Best Ambient Albums of the 2000s

1. Fennesz - Endless Summer

Fennesz - Endless Summer
July 3, 2001
Critic Score
89
5 reviews

3. Oneohtrix Point Never - Rifts

Oneohtrix Point Never - Rifts
November 16, 2009
Critic Score
85
7 reviews

4. Fennesz - Venice

Fennesz - Venice
March 23, 2004
Critic Score
84
6 reviews

5. Tim Hecker - Harmony in Ultraviolet

Tim Hecker - Harmony in Ultraviolet
October 16, 2006
Critic Score
84
5 reviews

6. Jóhann Jóhannsson - Englabörn

Jóhann Jóhannsson - Englabörn
January 1, 2002
Critic Score
83
5 reviews

7. Grouper - Dragging a Dead Deer Up a Hill

Grouper - Dragging a Dead Deer Up a Hill
June 10, 2008
Critic Score
82
6 reviews

8. Elegi - Varde

Elegi - Varde
January 20, 2009
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

10. Ben Frost - By The Throat

Ben Frost - By The Throat
November 10, 2009
Critic Score
81
10 reviews

11. Eluvium - Talk Amongst the Trees

Eluvium - Talk Amongst the Trees
March 1, 2005
Critic Score
81
6 reviews

12. Leyland Kirby - Sadly, The Future Is No Longer What It Was

Leyland Kirby - Sadly, The Future Is No Longer What It Was
September 1, 2009
Critic Score
80
5 reviews

13. Boards of Canada - The Campfire Headphase

Boards of Canada - The Campfire Headphase
October 17, 2005
Critic Score
80
8 reviews

14. The Dead Texan - The Dead Texan

The Dead Texan - The Dead Texan
October 4, 2004
Critic Score
79
5 reviews

15. Philip Jeck - Sand

Philip Jeck - Sand
April 21, 2008
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

16. Eluvium - Copia

Eluvium - Copia
February 20, 2007
Critic Score
78
8 reviews

17. Faultline - Your Love Means Everything

Faultline - Your Love Means Everything
September 10, 2002
Critic Score
77
6 reviews

18. Windy & Carl - Songs for the Broken Hearted

Windy & Carl - Songs for the Broken Hearted
October 14, 2008
Critic Score
77
5 reviews

19. Ólafur Arnalds - Found Songs

Ólafur Arnalds - Found Songs
October 13, 2009
Critic Score
77
5 reviews

20. Fennesz - Black Sea

Fennesz - Black Sea
November 25, 2008
Critic Score
76
11 reviews

21. Mountains - Choral

Mountains - Choral
February 17, 2009
Critic Score
75
8 reviews

22. Tim Hecker - An Imaginary Country

Tim Hecker - An Imaginary Country
March 10, 2009
Critic Score
74
9 reviews

23. Angel - Kalmukia

Angel - Kalmukia
February 5, 2008
Critic Score
73
5 reviews

24. The Sight Below - Glider

The Sight Below - Glider
November 11, 2008
Critic Score
72
6 reviews

25. Brian Eno - Another Day on Earth

Brian Eno - Another Day on Earth
June 14, 2005
Critic Score
72
8 reviews
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