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The Best Singer-Songwriter Albums of All Time

1.

Bob Dylan - Blood on the Tracks
January 20, 1975
Critic Score
100
6 reviews

2.

Joni Mitchell - Court and Spark
January 17, 1974
Critic Score
100
5 reviews

3.

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

4.

Nick Drake - Five Leaves Left
July 3, 1969
Critic Score
99
5 reviews

5.

Carole King - Tapestry
February 10, 1971
Critic Score
98
5 reviews

6.

Patti Smith - Horses
December 13, 1975
Critic Score
98
5 reviews

7.

Liz Phair - Exile in Guyville
June 22, 1993
Critic Score
96
5 reviews

9.

Leonard Cohen - Songs of Leonard Cohen
December 27, 1967
Critic Score
95
5 reviews

10.

Nick Drake - Pink Moon
February 25, 1972
Critic Score
95
6 reviews

12.

David Crosby - If I Could Only Remember My Name
February 22, 1971
Critic Score
94
5 reviews

14.

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Ghosteen
October 4, 2019
Critic Score
93
36 reviews

16.

Sufjan Stevens - Illinois
July 5, 2005
Critic Score
93
22 reviews

17.

Fiona Apple - Fetch the Bolt Cutters
April 17, 2020
Critic Score
93
32 reviews

18.

Neil Young - After the Gold Rush
September 19, 1970
Critic Score
92
5 reviews

20.

PJ Harvey - To Bring You My Love
February 28, 1995
Critic Score
91
6 reviews

21.

Cat Power - Moon Pix
September 22, 1998
Critic Score
91
6 reviews

22.

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree
September 9, 2016
Critic Score
91
36 reviews

23.

Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
March 31, 2015
Critic Score
91
45 reviews

24.

Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me
March 24, 2017
Critic Score
91
18 reviews

25.

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