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The Best Folk Albums of the 2010s by User Score

1.

Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
March 31st, 2015
USER SCORE
88
1957 reviews

2.

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

3.

Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me
March 24th, 2017
USER SCORE
87
1218 reviews

4.

Ichiko Aoba - 0
October 23rd, 2013
USER SCORE
86
178 reviews

5.

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

6.

Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver
June 21st, 2011
USER SCORE
85
1210 reviews

7.

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

8.

Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear
February 10th, 2015
USER SCORE
84
1226 reviews

9.

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

10.

Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell Live
April 28th, 2017
USER SCORE
84
94 reviews

11.

Anaïs Mitchell - Hadestown
March 9th, 2010
USER SCORE
82
101 reviews

12.

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

13.

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

14.

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

15.

Grizzly Bear - Shields
September 18th, 2012
USER SCORE
81
541 reviews

16.

Laura Marling - Once I Was an Eagle
May 27th, 2013
USER SCORE
81
253 reviews

17.

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

18.

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

19.

Natalia Lafourcade - Musas
May 5th, 2017
USER SCORE
81
143 reviews

20.

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

21.

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

22.

Phoebe Bridgers - Stranger in the Alps
September 22nd, 2017
USER SCORE
81
501 reviews

23.

Mount Eerie - (after)
September 21st, 2018
USER SCORE
81
38 reviews

24.

Kurt Vile - Smoke Ring for My Halo
March 8th, 2011
USER SCORE
80
198 reviews

25.

Ben Howard - I Forget Where We Were
October 21st, 2014
USER SCORE
80
143 reviews
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