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The Best Folk Albums of the 2010s by User Score

1. Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell

Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
March 31st, 2015
USER SCORE
88
1846 reviews

2. Ichiko Aoba - 0

Ichiko Aoba - 0
October 23rd, 2013
USER SCORE
87
96 reviews

3. Joanna Newsom - Have One on Me

Joanna Newsom - Have One on Me
February 23rd, 2010
USER SCORE
87
316 reviews

4. Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me

Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me
March 24th, 2017
USER SCORE
86
1107 reviews

5. Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues

Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues
May 3rd, 2011
USER SCORE
86
758 reviews

6. Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver

Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver
June 21st, 2011
USER SCORE
85
1104 reviews

7. Joanna Newsom - Divers

Joanna Newsom - Divers
October 23rd, 2015
USER SCORE
84
428 reviews

8. Sun Kil Moon - Benji

Sun Kil Moon - Benji
February 11th, 2014
USER SCORE
84
813 reviews

9. Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear

Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear
February 10th, 2015
USER SCORE
84
1227 reviews

10. Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell Live

Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell Live
April 28th, 2017
USER SCORE
82
92 reviews

11. Anaïs Mitchell - Young Man in America

Anaïs Mitchell - Young Man in America
February 28th, 2012
USER SCORE
82
36 reviews

12. AJJ - Knife Man

AJJ - Knife Man
September 20th, 2011
USER SCORE
82
138 reviews

13. Keaton Henson - Dear

Keaton Henson - Dear
May 13th, 2011
USER SCORE
82
32 reviews

14. Grizzly Bear - Shields

Grizzly Bear - Shields
September 18th, 2012
USER SCORE
82
553 reviews

15. Fleet Foxes - Crack-Up

Fleet Foxes - Crack-Up
June 16th, 2017
USER SCORE
82
716 reviews

16. Laura Marling - Once I Was an Eagle

Laura Marling - Once I Was an Eagle
May 27th, 2013
USER SCORE
82
234 reviews

17. The Tallest Man On Earth - The Wild Hunt

The Tallest Man On Earth - The Wild Hunt
April 13th, 2010
USER SCORE
81
193 reviews

18. Anaïs Mitchell - Hadestown

Anaïs Mitchell - Hadestown
March 9th, 2010
USER SCORE
81
93 reviews

19. ROSALÍA - Los Ángeles

ROSALÍA - Los Ángeles
February 10th, 2017
USER SCORE
81
202 reviews

20. King Creosote & Jon Hopkins - Diamond Mine

King Creosote & Jon Hopkins - Diamond Mine
May 23rd, 2011
USER SCORE
81
40 reviews

21. Laura Marling - I Speak Because I Can

Laura Marling - I Speak Because I Can
April 6th, 2010
USER SCORE
81
93 reviews

22. Sufjan Stevens - All Delighted People

Sufjan Stevens - All Delighted People
August 20th, 2010
USER SCORE
81
115 reviews

24. Mutual Benefit - Love's Crushing Diamond

Mutual Benefit - Love's Crushing Diamond
October 25th, 2013
USER SCORE
81
140 reviews

25. Richard Dawson - Peasant

Richard Dawson - Peasant
June 2nd, 2017
USER SCORE
81
261 reviews
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