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The Best Folk Albums of the 2010s

2.

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

3.

Sam Lee & Friends - The Fade In Time
June 16, 2015
Critic Score
92
6 reviews

4.

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

5.

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

6.

Ry Cooder - Pull Up Some Dust and Sit Down
August 29, 2011
Critic Score
89
9 reviews

7.

Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell Live
April 28, 2017
Critic Score
89
5 reviews

8.

Lankum - The Livelong Day
October 25, 2019
Critic Score
89
6 reviews

9.

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

11.

Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear
February 10, 2015
Critic Score
87
39 reviews

12.

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

13.

Laura Marling - Once I Was an Eagle
May 27, 2013
Critic Score
86
36 reviews

14.

Offa Rex - The Queen of Hearts
July 14, 2017
Critic Score
86
9 reviews

15.

The Gloaming - The Gloaming
January 20, 2014
Critic Score
86
6 reviews

16.

Big Thief - Two Hands
October 11, 2019
Critic Score
85
22 reviews

17.

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

18.

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

19.

Julia Jacklin - Crushing
February 22, 2019
Critic Score
85
28 reviews

20.

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

21.

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

22.

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

23.

Aldous Harding - Designer
April 26, 2019
Critic Score
84
22 reviews

24.

Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver
June 21, 2011
Critic Score
84
35 reviews

25.

Fleet Foxes - First Collection: 2006-2009
November 9, 2018
Critic Score
84
6 reviews
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