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Best Singer-Songwriter Albums of 2012

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1. Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel

Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel
June 19, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
88
Based on
20 reviews





2. Leonard Cohen - Old Ideas

Leonard Cohen - Old Ideas
January 31, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
82
Based on
16 reviews





3. Matthew E. White - Big Inner

Matthew E. White - Big Inner
August 21, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
81
Based on
9 reviews





4. Loudon Wainwright III - Older Than My Old Man Now

Loudon Wainwright III - Older Than My Old Man Now
April 17, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
81
Based on
8 reviews





5. Todd Snider - Agnostic Hymns & Stoner Fables

Todd Snider - Agnostic Hymns & Stoner Fables
March 6, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
80
Based on
6 reviews





6. Angel Olsen - Half Way Home

Angel Olsen - Half Way Home
September 4, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
80
Based on
6 reviews





7. Mac DeMarco - 2

Mac DeMarco - 2
October 16, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
80
Based on
8 reviews





8. Jake Bugg - Jake Bugg

Jake Bugg - Jake Bugg
October 15, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
79
Based on
6 reviews





9. Chuck Prophet - Temple Beautiful

Chuck Prophet - Temple Beautiful
February 7, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
79
Based on
5 reviews





10. Bob Dylan - Tempest

Bob Dylan - Tempest
September 11, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
78
Based on
14 reviews





11. Cate Le Bon - CYRK

Cate Le Bon - CYRK
January 17, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
78
Based on
13 reviews





12. Advance Base - A Shut-In's Prayer

Advance Base - A Shut-In's Prayer
May 15, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
77
Based on
6 reviews





13. Josephine Foster - Blood Rushing

Josephine Foster - Blood Rushing
September 18, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
75
Based on
4 reviews





14. Sinéad O'Connor - How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?

Sinéad O'Connor - How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?
February 21, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
75
Based on
9 reviews





15. Mac DeMarco - Rock and Roll Night Club

Mac DeMarco - Rock and Roll Night Club
March 27, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
75
Based on
4 reviews





16. Mark Eitzel - Don't Be a Stranger

Mark Eitzel - Don't Be a Stranger
October 2, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
75
Based on
6 reviews





17. Willy Mason - Carry On

Willy Mason - Carry On
December 3, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
75
Based on
5 reviews





18. Willis Earl Beal - Acousmatic Sorcery

Willis Earl Beal - Acousmatic Sorcery
April 3, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
74
Based on
13 reviews





19. Beth Orton - Sugaring Season

Beth Orton - Sugaring Season
October 2, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
73
Based on
10 reviews





20. Neil Halstead - Palindrome Hunches

Neil Halstead - Palindrome Hunches
September 11, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
73
Based on
9 reviews





21. Sun Kil Moon - Among The Leaves

Sun Kil Moon - Among The Leaves
May 29, 2012
CRITIC SCORE
72
Based on
13 reviews





NOTE: Albums must be rated by at least 4 publications to be included in this list.

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