… this is what I mean. Just taking a quick scan down the Wikipedia page for the year 2000 in music, here are the albums that stand out to me:

Ghostface KillahSupreme Clientele
Elliott SmithFigure 8
Death Cab for CutieWe Have the Facts and We’re Voting Yes
Yo La TengoAnd Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside Out
Aimee MannThe Bachelor No. 2
EminemMarshall Mathers LP
Modest MouseThe Moon and Antarctica
Slum VillageThe Fantastic, Vol. 2
DeftonesWhite Pony
At the Drive-InRelationship of Command
RadioheadKid A
The New PornographersMass Romantic