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The Best Folk Albums of 2021

2.

Lingua Ignota - SINNER GET READY
August 6, 2021
Critic Score
86
16 reviews

3.

Neil Young - Young Shakespeare
March 26, 2021
Critic Score
86
10 reviews

4.

The Weather Station - Ignorance
February 5, 2021
Critic Score
85
23 reviews

5.

Lord Huron - Long Lost
May 21, 2021
Critic Score
83
11 reviews

6.

Brandi Carlile - In These Silent Days
October 1, 2021
Critic Score
82
11 reviews

8.

Shannon Lay - Geist
October 8, 2021
Critic Score
82
9 reviews

9.

David Gray - Skellig
February 19, 2021
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

10.

Johanna Samuels - Excelsior!
May 14, 2021
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

11.

The Felice Brothers - From Dreams to Dust
September 17, 2021
Critic Score
82
10 reviews

12.

Dean Blunt - Black Metal 2
June 11, 2021
Critic Score
81
12 reviews

13.

Julien Baker - Little Oblivions
February 26, 2021
Critic Score
81
35 reviews

14.

Hand Habits - Fun House
October 22, 2021
Critic Score
81
12 reviews

15.

Cory Hanson - Pale Horse Rider
April 16, 2021
Critic Score
81
7 reviews

17.

Clairo - Sling
July 16, 2021
Critic Score
80
26 reviews

18.

The Staves - Good Woman
February 5, 2021
Critic Score
80
20 reviews

19.

POSTDATA - Twin Flames
March 5, 2021
Critic Score
80
5 reviews

20.

Katy Kirby - Cool Dry Place
February 19, 2021
Critic Score
80
10 reviews

21.

Emma Ruth Rundle - Engine of Hell
November 5, 2021
Critic Score
80
15 reviews

22.

Strand of Oaks - In Heaven
October 1, 2021
Critic Score
80
5 reviews

25.

David Crosby - For Free
July 23, 2021
Critic Score
80
13 reviews
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