15 "Rolling Stone" Covers That Immortalized 2003 In Pop Culture

Looking back at 10 years ago, to what really mattered to us then.

1. Justin Timberlake was a heartbreaker.

2. Good Charlotte were young, rich and famous.

3. Avril Lavigne was the “Britney slayer.”

4. “Punk’d” star Ashton Kutcher was newly single and a nonstop party machine.

5. Apparently, Fred Durst could still get on the cover of magazines.

6. Justin Timberlake & Christina Aguilera were double trouble while teaming up for the sexiest tour on earth.

7. Clay Aiken had a bright future ahead of him.

8. Eminem was a genius (that didn’t have time to pose for a cover).

9. Angelina Jolie was hot & single.

10. Ruben Studdard was your new ‘American Idol’.

11. Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen were America’s favorite fantasy.

12. Britney Spears was hot!

13. Johnny Cash passed away.

RIP

14. Missy Elliott, Alicia Keys & Eve were apparently women in rock?

15. Jessica Simpson was “housewife of the year.”

And apparently already on top of John Mayer!

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