ROLLING STONE- DECEMBER 24, 2009
The Decade's Best Songs & Albums
The Decade of Lost Chances ~ The '00s gave us great music. Too bad about everything else.
How Music Changed ~ Guitar rock made a comeback, the industry went bust, and Britney and Madonna made out. A look back at the decade in music.
Artists of the Decade ~ Bruce Springsteen, M.I.A. and six other artists who defined the 2000s
The 50 Best Albums and 50 Best Songs ~ Artists, industry insiders and critics pick the best tracks and discs from the past 10 years
Peter Travers' Top 10 of the 2000s ~ The ballsiest performances, craziest effects and most unforgettable liens ("I drink your milkshake") of the decade
James Cameron's Impossible Reality ~ With his new 3-D sci-fi epic, Avatar, the famously volatile director tries to revolutionize the way movies are made.
Darfuristan ~ With 3 million refugees still trapped in hellish camps, the West's massive campaign to prevent another Rwanda has created a quagmire.
Albums and Songs of the Year ~ From U2 to Jay-Z to Phoenix, the top 10 tunes and albums on our 2009 playlist.
The Best of 2009 ~ The top 10 films of the year. Plus: Holiday releases bring out the big guns for Oscar season.
Chicago's Curse ~ Why do all of the Bears' quarterbacks go bust?
A Decade of Hits ~ The top-selling albums and songs of the past 10 years.