The Best of 2018 The Best Country Albums Of 2018  

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Country music continues to be a staple of the American music scene and these new country albums of 2018 prove the genre is not dying down anytime soon. There's impressive new work from up-and-coming stars like Kacey Musgraves, Scott McCreery, and Keith Urban. Some long standing country icons also produced some amazing music this year, including Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, and Loretta Lynn. 

With so much talent, it's hard to choose a single album as the best. Nevertheless, vote here to help determine the best country albums of the year. Which albums left you in awe, and which ones seemed so-so? Vote up the best albums below. See anything missing on this list of 2018 albums? If so, feel free to add it. 

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143 100
Golden Hour is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Kacey Musgraves

"Butterflies"

"Space Cowboy"

"Slow Burn"

2
117 84
Seasons Change is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Scotty McCreery

"Five More Minutes"

"Boys from Back Home"

"Still"

3
104 88
Rearview Town is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Jason Aldean

"Set It Off"

"Drowns the Whiskey"

"Like You Were Mine"

4
56 45
Dan + Shay is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Dan + Shay

"Tequila"

"All to Myself"

"Speechless"

5
51 43
The Mountain is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Dierks Bentley

"Woman, Amen"

"My Religion"

"Son of the Sun"

6
62 66
Hallelujah Nights is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
LANCO

"Greatest Love Story"

"Long Live Tonight"

"Born to Love You"

7
38 38
Bigger is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Sugarland

"Still the Same"

"Babe"

"Bird in a Cage"

8
40 41
Sparrow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Ashley Monroe

"Hands on You"

"Wild Love"

"This Heaven"

9
60 67
Graffiti U is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Keith Urban

"Parallel Line"

"Coming Home"

"Horses"

10
37 43
Last Man Standing is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Willie Nelson

"Last Man Standing"

"Me and You"

"Ready to Roar"

11
55 71
Here's To You is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Montgomery Gentry

"Better Me"

"Needing a Beer"

"King of the World"

12
48 64
Home State is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Jordan Davis

"Singles You Up"

"Take It From Me"

"Selfish"

13
46 75
Girl Going Nowhere is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Ashley McBryde

"A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega"

"American Scandal"

"Home Sweet Highway"

14
44 74
Dark Horse is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Devin Dawson

"All on Me"

"Symptoms"

"Prison"

15
33 65
No Zip Code is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Dude added David Lee Murphy

"Everything's Gonna Be Alright"

"Waylon and Willie (And a Bottle of Jack)"

"Winnebago"

16
21 82
Liberty is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Country Albums Of 2018
Lindi Ortega

"Afraid of the Dark"

"Darkness Be Gone"

"Pablo"