The Best of 2018 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
39 29
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Hold My Girl George Ezra

3
26 18
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I'm With You Vance Joy

4
22 15
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Shotgun George Ezra

5
29 23
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Young And Free Dermot Kennedy

6
17 20
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Fireworks First Aid Kit

7
9 12
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When The Night Is Over Lord Huron

8
7 12
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Saviour George Ezra, First Aid Kit

9
7 12
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Everything (Nothing) Grace Gillespie, Callum Pitt

10
5 10
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A Boat To An Island On The Wall Ben Howard

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18 27
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Time Will Be The Healer Glen Hansard

12
4 9
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Down In My Heart The Tallest Man on Earth

13
7 13
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Nothing To Hide Terra Noami

14
5 11
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Never Ever Lord Huron

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8 15
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Warm Under The Light Justin Nozuka

16
4 10
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Visions Of China The Lumineers

17
3 9
White Man's World is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Folk Songs Of 2018
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Jason Isbell

18
3 9
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Guiding Light Mumford & Sons

19
6 13
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Sinners Barns Courtney

20
2 8
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What Hurts Worse Iron & Wine

21
4 11
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Reverie Justin Nozuka

22
3 10
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Dracula Amen Dunes

23
2 9
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What's Chasing You Marlon Williams

24
3 14
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Fortaleza Hanging Valleys

25
1 8
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Motel 6 River Whyless

26
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

29
0 9
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Disappointing Diamonds Are The Rarest Of Them All Father John Misty