2018 Music The Best Folk Songs Of 2018  

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Here are the best new folk songs of 2018. Featuring indie folk, folk pop, and acoustic songs, 2018 folk music has everything you want to hear. What are the best folk songs of the year? Help decide below! 

With so much talent on the folk scene, many songs stood out in 2018. This list is a comprehensive catalog of all the recent folk from this year. From the newest folk songs to top the charts to more obscure folk songs from lesser-known artists, browse this list below if you're in need of new music. 

Vote your favorite songs to the top of the list, and feel free to add anything you think is missing! 

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Come Down Noah Kahan

2
38 27
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Hold My Girl George Ezra

3
20 14
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Shotgun George Ezra

4
21 17
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I'm With You Vance Joy

5
25 23
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Young And Free Dermot Kennedy

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17 17
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Fireworks First Aid Kit

7
5 8
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A Boat To An Island On The Wall Ben Howard

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18 25
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Time Will Be The Healer Glen Hansard

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4 8
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Down In My Heart The Tallest Man on Earth

10
7 12
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Nothing To Hide Terra Noami

11
5 10
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Never Ever Lord Huron

12
4 9
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Visions Of China The Lumineers

13
7 13
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Warm Under The Light Justin Nozuka

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3 8
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Guiding Light Mumford & Sons

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6 12
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Saviour George Ezra, First Aid Kit

16
6 12
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When The Night Is Over Lord Huron

17
6 12
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Everything (Nothing) Grace Gillespie, Callum Pitt

18
6 13
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Sinners Barns Courtney

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2 8
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What Hurts Worse Iron & Wine

20
3 10
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Dracula Amen Dunes

21
2 9
White Man's World is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Folk Songs Of 2018
Stevenf.Wayne added White Man's World Jason Isbell

22
2 9
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What's Chasing You Marlon Williams

23
3 11
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Reverie Justin Nozuka

24
1 8
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Motel 6 River Whyless

25
3 14
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Fortaleza Hanging Valleys

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1 9
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I'm Coming Trembling Bells

27
0 8
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Cut And Run Yoke Lore

28
0 8
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My Sweet Refuge Roo Panes

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0 9
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Disappointing Diamonds Are The Rarest Of Them All Father John Misty