2000s The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s  

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Emmylou. Willie. Shania. Even the most casual of country fans know exactly who those first names belong to. These superstars are among the talented nominees and winners of the Grammy Award for Best Country Album in the 2000s. The best country albums of the 2000s brought even more mainstream attention to the world of country music and rewarded diehard listeners and curious new audience members alike with catchy new riffs.

What LPs will you find on this 2000s country albums list? Faith Hill was a Grammy nominee on several occasions through the '00s. She took home the trophy in 2001 for her smash hit Breathe. Hill's husband, Tim McGraw, was also a favorite of fans and Grammy voters during the decade.

The trio known as the Dixie Chicks won a trio of Grammys in the 2000s, for Fly, Home, and Taking the Long Way. Other good recordings featured on this roundup of Grammy-nominated 2000s albums include The Road to Here by Little Big Town and Brad Paisley's 5th Gear.

It's up to you to decide which record should top this list of 2000s best country albums. Vote your favorites up to the number-one spot by giving them a thumbs up.

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7 3
Breathe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Faith Hill
Won in 2001.
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6 3
Fly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Dixie Chicks
Won in 2000.
3
4 2
Time Well Wasted is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Brad Paisley
Nominated in 2006.
4
4 2
5th Gear is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
5th Gear Brad Paisley
Nominated in 2008.
5
5 4
All Jacked Up is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
All Jacked Up Gretchen Wilson
Nominated in 2006.
6
5 4
Timeless: Hank Williams Tribut... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Timeless: Hank Williams Tribute Various Artists
Won in 2002.
7
5 4
Van Lear Rose is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Loretta Lynn
Won in 2005.
8
5 4
Let It Go is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Tim McGraw
Nominated in 2008.
9
4 3
Live Like You Were Dying is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Tim McGraw
Nominated in 2005.
10
4 3
I Hope You Dance is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
I Hope You Dance Lee Ann Womack
Nominated in 2001.
11
4 3
Halos & Horns is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Dolly Parton
Nominated in 2003.
12
3 2
The Road to Here is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Little Big Town
Nominated in 2007.
13
4 4
The Great Divide is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
The Great Divide Willie Nelson
Nominated in 2003.
14
4 4
Your Man is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Josh Turner
Nominated in 2007.
15
4 4
Heaven, Heartache and the Powe... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Heaven, Heartache and the Power of Love Trisha Yearwood
Nominated in 2009.
16
4 4
Inside Out is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Inside Out Trisha Yearwood
Nominated in 2002.
17
3 3
Jasper County is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Jasper County Trisha Yearwood
Nominated in 2006.
18
3 3
Here for the Party is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Here for the Party Gretchen Wilson
Nominated in 2005.
19
4 5
Live and Kickin' is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Live and Kickin' Willie Nelson
Nominated in 2004.
20
4 5
Drive is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Alan Jackson
Nominated in 2003.
21
4 5
Long Trip Alone is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Long Trip Alone Dierks Bentley
Nominated in 2008.
22
3 4
Taking the Long Way is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Dixie Chicks
Won in 2007.
23
3 4
Like Red on a Rose is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Alan Jackson
Nominated in 2007.
24
3 4
Cry is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Faith Hill
Nominated in 2004.
25
3 4
Under the Influence is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Country Albums of the 2000s
Alan Jackson
Nominated in 2001.