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Country Music All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked  

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Since 1965, the Academy of Country Music has recognized the greatest contemporary country artists making music. Typically, five artists are nominated for the ACM Album of the Year honor, but, of course, only one can take home the prize. Some years the ACM truly nails it and honors the best album with this revered prize, and other years you are left screaming at your television set. This is your chance to vote for the country music album that you think was the most deserving of the ACM Album of the Year award. Which country albums truly lived up to the spirit of the ACM awards and found themselves on heavy rotation in your house (or on your headphones!)?

This list includes gems like Taylor Swift's Fearless, Carrie Underwood's Some Hearts, and Keith Urban's Be Here. Vote up for the albums that you totally agree should have won, and vote down the country music albums that you feel were overrated or should not have won that year.
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1
29 13
Fearless is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Taylor Swift

2
26 11
Carrying Your Love With Me is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked

3
28 13
Some Hearts is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Carrie Underwood

4
21 7
Don't Rock the Jukebox is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Alan Jackson

5
22 8
Always on My Mind is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Willie Nelson

6
24 11
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Miranda Lambert

7
21 9
Drive is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Alan Jackson

8
21 9
A Lot About Livin' (And a Litt... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked

9
20 9
How Do You Like Me Now?! is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked

10
22 11
Need You Now is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Lady Antebellum

11
18 8
No Fences is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Garth Brooks

12
20 10
O Brother, Where Art Thou? is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked

13
18 9
Wide Open Spaces is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Dixie Chicks

14
13 5
Feels So Right is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Alabama

15
13 5
Roll On is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Alabama

16
13 5
The Closer You Get is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked

17
14 6
Brand New Man is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Brooks & Dunn

18
15 7
Okie From Muskogee is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Merle Haggard

19
13 6
Blue Clear Sky is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
George Strait

20
15 8
The Woman in Me is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Shania Twain

21
15 8
Killin' Time is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Clint Black

22
12 6
Chief is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Eric Church

23
13 7
Be Here is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Keith Urban

24
13 7
Does Fort Worth Ever Cross You... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked

25
16 10
Revolution is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Miranda Lambert

26
18 12
Four the Record is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Miranda Lambert

27
14 9
Same Trailer Different Park is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Kacey Musgraves

28
13 9
Fly is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Dixie Chicks

29
7 3
Gentle On My Mind is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Glen Campbell

30
7 3
Feelings is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Conway Twitty & Loretta Lynn

31
7 3
Behind Closed Doors is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Charlie Rich

32
7 4
Kenny Rogers is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Kenny Rogers

33
11 9
Time Well Wasted is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Brad Paisley

34
7 5
Trio is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt & Emmylou Harris

35
7 5
Y'All Come Back Saloon is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
The Oak Ridge Boys

36
6 4
For the Good Times is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Ray Price

37
9 8
Shock'n Y'all is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Toby Keith

38
6 5
Happiest Girl in the Whole USA is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked

39
5 4
Storms of Life is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Randy Travis

40
7 7
Not a Moment Too Soon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked

41
5 5
Back Home Again is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
John Denver

42
4 4
Easy Lovin' is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Freddie Hart

43
4 4
Glen Campbell & Bobbie Gen... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Glen Campbell & Bobbie Gentry

44
6 7
Urban Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Soundtrack

45
5 6
Straight Ahead is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Larry Gatlin

46
4 5
Gilley's Smokin' is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
Mickey Gilley

47
3 5
This Woman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list All ACM Album of the Year Winners, Ranked
K.T. Oslin