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The Best Folk Songs Of 2018 

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Updated November 5, 2019 975 votes 295 voters 19.7k views 34 items

UPDATED: Check out the best new folk songs of 2019!

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
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Hold My Girl George Ezra
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Shotgun George Ezra
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I'm With You Vance Joy
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Young And Free Dermot Kennedy
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I Followed a Bird Freya Ward
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Fireworks First Aid Kit
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Guiding Light Mumford & Sons
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When The Night Is Over Lord Huron
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Time Will Be The Healer Glen Hansard
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Down In My Heart The Tallest Man on Earth
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It's All a Part of the Plan Punch Brothers
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Visions Of China The Lumineers
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Three Dots and a Dash
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Stevenf.Wayne added White Man's World Jason Isbell
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mal1998 added Next Time Around The Fernweh
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Everything (Nothing) Grace Gillespie, Callum Pitt
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Reverie Justin Nozuka
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Saviour George Ezra, First Aid Kit
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Warm Under The Light Justin Nozuka
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Never Ever Lord Huron
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What's Chasing You Marlon Williams
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A Boat To An Island On The Wall Ben Howard
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Nothing To Hide Terra Noami