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The 15 Best Folk Albums of 2023

The 15 Best Folk Albums of 2023

The best folk albums of the year are an eclectic lot brought to us by long-time notables, indie greats, and artists taking folk music in new directions.

The 10 Best Folk Albums of 2022

The 10 Best Folk Albums of 2022

The Best Folk Albums of 2022 give a broad taste of the year’s most ingenious, brought to us by long-time notables, indie greats, and newcomers alike.

The 15 Best Folk Albums of 2021

The 15 Best Folk Albums of 2021

These 15 folk albums are the year’s best because they represent folk music’s expanding roots while best serving a unifying, underlying hope.

The 20 Best Folk Albums of 2019

The 20 Best Folk Albums of 2019

Folk in 2019 is an image of inclusivity and unity in the face of international political upheaval. It's most captivating in its moments of sheer, heart-bearing authenticity and ensnares with new musical bearings introduced by some of its foremost innovators and newcomers to the scene.

The 20 Best Folk Albums of 2018

The 20 Best Folk Albums of 2018

Folk music in 2018 has kept the poignant storytelling elements so intimately knit into its fabric while introducing layers of new sonic and global influences.