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The Best Folk Albums of the 1970s

1.

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

2.

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

3.

Joni Mitchell - Blue
June 22, 1971
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

4.

Grateful Dead - American Beauty
November 1, 1970
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

6.

John Prine - John Prine
January 1, 1971
Critic Score
100
2 reviews

7.

Neil Young - Decade
October 28, 1977
Critic Score
100
2 reviews

9.

Cat Stevens - Teaser and the Firecat
October 1, 1971
Critic Score
100
1 review

10.

Cat Stevens - Tea for the Tillerman
November 23, 1970
Critic Score
100
1 review

11.

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - Déjà Vu
March 11, 1970
Critic Score
100
1 review

12.

Caetano Veloso - Caetano Veloso (A Little More Blue)
July 3, 1971
Critic Score
100
1 review

14.

Grateful Dead - Workingman's Dead
June 14, 1970
Critic Score
98
5 reviews

15.

Paul Simon - Paul Simon
January 24, 1972
Critic Score
98
4 reviews

16.

Bob Dylan & The Band - The Basement Tapes
June 26, 1975
Critic Score
98
4 reviews

17.

Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water
January 26, 1970
Critic Score
97
5 reviews

18.

Neil Young - On The Beach
July 16, 1974
Critic Score
96
4 reviews

19.

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

20.

Neil Young - Comes a Time
October 21, 1978
Critic Score
95
2 reviews

22.

Roy Harper - Stormcock
January 1, 1971
Critic Score
95
2 reviews

23.

Rod Stewart - Gasoline Alley
June 1, 1970
Critic Score
95
2 reviews

24.

Van Morrison - Moondance
February 28, 1970
Critic Score
95
3 reviews

25.

John Martyn - Solid Air
February 1, 1973
Critic Score
93
3 reviews
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