My Top 10 albums of 2002 (in no particular order) are:
808 State 'Outpost Transmission'
Roni Size 'Touching Down'
Afrika Underground 'Jazz, Funk & Fusion Under Apartheid'
Chemical Brothers 'Come With Us'
Funky Monkey 'Join Us In Tomorrow'
Gab Olivier (& other assorted DJ's/producers from the Melbourne massive, Australia) 'No Nonsense'
Phil K 'Balance 004'
Mr. Scruff 'Trouser Jazz'
Homelife 'Flying Wonders'
From what I've been doing and where I've been going it's been a pretty good year for music - there's still plenty amazing tunes out there!