The Best Country Albums of the 1960s

1. Ray Charles - Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music

Ray Charles - Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music
April 1, 1962
Critic Score
100
2 reviews

5. Johnny Cash - At San Quentin

Johnny Cash - At San Quentin
June 4, 1969
Critic Score
100
1 review

6. Johnny Cash - At Folsom Prison

Johnny Cash - At Folsom Prison
May 1, 1968
Critic Score
97
3 reviews

7. Merle Haggard - Mama Tried

Merle Haggard - Mama Tried
January 1, 1968
Critic Score
96
2 reviews

8. Merle Haggard - Swinging Doors and the Bottle Let Me Down

Merle Haggard - Swinging Doors and the Bottle Let Me Down
January 1, 1966
Critic Score
94
2 reviews

9. The Byrds - Sweetheart of the Rodeo

The Byrds - Sweetheart of the Rodeo
August 30, 1968
Critic Score
93
3 reviews

12. Dolly Parton - Hello, I'm Dolly

Dolly Parton - Hello, I'm Dolly
February 13, 1967
Critic Score
90
1 review

14. Dolly Parton - Just Because I'm A Woman

Dolly Parton - Just Because I'm A Woman
April 22, 1968
Critic Score
90
1 review

16. Johnny Cash - Ride This Train

Johnny Cash - Ride This Train
September 1, 1960
Critic Score
90
1 review

17. Tammy Wynette - D-I-V-O-R-C-E

Tammy Wynette - D-I-V-O-R-C-E
January 1, 1968
Critic Score
90
1 review

20. Johnny Cash - Now, There Was a Song!

Johnny Cash - Now, There Was a Song!
December 12, 1960
Critic Score
90
1 review

21. Merle Haggard - Sing Me Back Home

Merle Haggard - Sing Me Back Home
January 2, 1968
Critic Score
89
2 reviews

22. Merle Haggard - I'm a Lonesome Fugitive

Merle Haggard - I'm a Lonesome Fugitive
March 4, 1967
Critic Score
87
2 reviews

23. Merle Haggard - Pride in What I Am

Merle Haggard - Pride in What I Am
February 3, 1969
Critic Score
86
2 reviews

24. Merle Haggard - Strangers

Merle Haggard - Strangers
September 6, 1965
Critic Score
84
2 reviews
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