AOTY 2017

The Best Singer-Songwriter Albums of All Time

1. Joni Mitchell - Court and Spark

Joni Mitchell - Court and Spark
January 1, 1974
Critic Score
100
5 reviews

2. Paul Simon - Graceland

Paul Simon - Graceland
August 12, 1986
Critic Score
100
5 reviews

3. Nick Drake - Pink Moon

Nick Drake - Pink Moon
February 25, 1972
Critic Score
97
5 reviews

6. Neil Young - After the Gold Rush

Neil Young - After the Gold Rush
August 31, 1970
Critic Score
95
5 reviews

8. Sufjan Stevens - Illinois

Sufjan Stevens - Illinois
July 5, 2005
Critic Score
92
20 reviews

10. Bob Dylan - Modern Times

Bob Dylan - Modern Times
August 29, 2006
Critic Score
91
14 reviews

11. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree
September 9, 2016
Critic Score
90
27 reviews

12. Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell

Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
March 31, 2015
Critic Score
90
34 reviews

13. Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me

Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me
March 24, 2017
Critic Score
90
16 reviews

14. Jeff Buckley - Grace

Jeff Buckley - Grace
August 23, 1994
Critic Score
90
7 reviews

15. PJ Harvey - To Bring You My Love

PJ Harvey - To Bring You My Love
February 28, 1995
Critic Score
89
5 reviews

17. Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear

Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear
February 10, 2015
Critic Score
89
32 reviews

19. Bon Iver - 22, A Million

Bon Iver - 22, A Million
September 30, 2016
Critic Score
88
33 reviews

21. Owen - New Leaves

Owen - New Leaves
September 22, 2009
Critic Score
88
6 reviews

22. Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker

Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker
October 21, 2016
Critic Score
87
19 reviews

23. Cat Power - You Are Free

Cat Power - You Are Free
February 18, 2003
Critic Score
87
9 reviews

24. Smog - Knock Knock

Smog - Knock Knock
January 12, 1999
Critic Score
87
5 reviews

25. Joanna Newsom - Divers

Joanna Newsom - Divers
October 23, 2015
Critic Score
87
32 reviews
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