AOTY 2020
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The Best Singer-Songwriter Albums of 2020

2020s
2020

1.

Fiona Apple - Fetch the Bolt Cutters
April 17, 2020
Critic Score
94
31 reviews

2.

Bob Dylan - Rough and Rowdy Ways
June 19, 2020
Critic Score
88
28 reviews

3.

Phoebe Bridgers - Punisher
June 18, 2020
Critic Score
87
39 reviews

4.

Laura Marling - Song For Our Daughter
April 10, 2020
Critic Score
87
30 reviews

5.

Taylor Swift - folklore
July 24, 2020
Critic Score
86
33 reviews

7.

The Microphones - Microphones in 2020
August 7, 2020
Critic Score
85
13 reviews

8.

Waxahatchee - Saint Cloud
March 27, 2020
Critic Score
84
34 reviews

9.

Adrianne Lenker - songs
October 23, 2020
Critic Score
84
22 reviews

10.

Owen Pallett - Island
May 22, 2020
Critic Score
84
7 reviews

11.

Soccer Mommy - color theory
February 28, 2020
Critic Score
83
29 reviews

12.

Neil Young - Homegrown
June 19, 2020
Critic Score
83
24 reviews

13.

A.A.Williams - Forever Blue
July 3, 2020
Critic Score
83
9 reviews

14.

Bill Callahan - Gold Record
September 4, 2020
Critic Score
82
18 reviews

15.

Honey Harper - Starmaker
March 6, 2020
Critic Score
82
7 reviews

16.

Frazey Ford - U kin B the Sun
February 7, 2020
Critic Score
82
7 reviews

17.

Bill Fay - Countless Branches
January 17, 2020
Critic Score
82
12 reviews

18.

Bruce Springsteen - Letter To You
October 23, 2020
Critic Score
81
31 reviews

19.

H.C. McEntire - Eno Axis
August 21, 2020
Critic Score
81
7 reviews

20.

Lianne La Havas - Lianne La Havas
July 17, 2020
Critic Score
81
26 reviews

21.

Lilly Hiatt - Walking Proof
March 27, 2020
Critic Score
81
8 reviews

22.

Andy Shauf - The Neon Skyline
January 24, 2020
Critic Score
80
16 reviews

23.

Blake Mills - Mutable Set
May 8, 2020
Critic Score
80
9 reviews

25.

Brandy Clark - Your Life Is a Record
March 6, 2020
Critic Score
79
6 reviews
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