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The Best Folk Albums of the 2010s

2. Anaïs Mitchell - Hadestown

Anaïs Mitchell - Hadestown
March 9, 2010
Critic Score
92
5 reviews

3. Ry Cooder - Pull Up Some Dust and Sit Down

Ry Cooder - Pull Up Some Dust and Sit Down
August 29, 2011
Critic Score
90
8 reviews

4. Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me

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

5. Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell

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

6. Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear

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

7. Joanna Newsom - Divers

Joanna Newsom - Divers
October 23, 2015
Critic Score
88
36 reviews

9. Gillian Welch - The Harrow & The Harvest

Gillian Welch - The Harrow & The Harvest
June 28, 2011
Critic Score
86
18 reviews

10. Big Thief - Two Hands

Big Thief - Two Hands
October 11, 2019
Critic Score
86
19 reviews

11. Richard Dawson - Peasant

Richard Dawson - Peasant
June 2, 2017
Critic Score
85
11 reviews

13. Laura Marling - Once I Was an Eagle

Laura Marling - Once I Was an Eagle
May 27, 2013
Critic Score
85
33 reviews

14. Fleet Foxes - First Collection: 2006-2009

Fleet Foxes - First Collection: 2006-2009
November 9, 2018
Critic Score
85
5 reviews

15. Mount Eerie - (after)

Mount Eerie - (after)
September 21, 2018
Critic Score
85
6 reviews

16. Patty Griffin - American Kid

Patty Griffin - American Kid
May 7, 2013
Critic Score
85
10 reviews

17. Sun Kil Moon - Benji

Sun Kil Moon - Benji
February 11, 2014
Critic Score
84
24 reviews

18. TORRES - Torres

TORRES - Torres
January 22, 2013
Critic Score
84
10 reviews

19. Anaïs Mitchell - Young Man in America

Anaïs Mitchell - Young Man in America
February 28, 2012
Critic Score
84
10 reviews

20. Josephine Foster - I'm A Dreamer

Josephine Foster - I'm A Dreamer
November 12, 2013
Critic Score
84
5 reviews

22. Joanna Newsom - Have One on Me

Joanna Newsom - Have One on Me
February 23, 2010
Critic Score
84
28 reviews

23. Julia Jacklin - Crushing

Julia Jacklin - Crushing
February 22, 2019
Critic Score
84
26 reviews

24. Offa Rex - The Queen of Hearts

Offa Rex - The Queen of Hearts
July 14, 2017
Critic Score
84
8 reviews

25. Laura Marling - I Speak Because I Can

Laura Marling - I Speak Because I Can
April 6, 2010
Critic Score
84
20 reviews
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