albums of 2001

July 24, 2001 → *NSYNC’s Celebrity Album 

The fourth and final studio album by *NSYNC. It was released on July 24, 2001 by Jive Records. The album was the band’s second to debut at number one on the Billboard 200 with first-week sales of 1,879,495 copies, the second best debut-week sales in the country at the time. Which makes this NSYNC’s fourth consecutive top ten album and fourth multi-platinum selling album in the USA following No Strings Attached in 2000. As of 2015, the album has the third best-debut week sales in the US of all time. Upon release, the album received generally positive reviews from music critics.