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Best Folk Songs of 2017

Our picks for the best roots music of the year.

50 songs (3 hours and 6 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Hope the High Road [Explicit]
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit - The Nashville Sound
3:03
2
Sunday
Lee Ann Womack - The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone
4:17
3
All American Made
Margo Price - All American Made
5:50
4
Domino (Time Will Tell)
Hiss Golden Messenger - Hallelujah Anyhow
3:45
5
Arizona Fire
Becca Mancari - Good Woman
4:44
6
Funeral
Phoebe Bridgers - Stranger in the Alps
3:52
7
It's a Shame
First Aid Kit - Ruins
3:58
8
Little Lies
I'm With Her - Little Lies
3:54
9
Bad Desire
Noah Gundersen - WHITE NOISE
4:13
10
Call It Dreaming
Iron & Wine - Beast Epic
3:51
11
Wild Fire [Explicit]
Laura Marling - Semper Femina [Explicit]
4:50
12
He's Fine
The Secret Sisters - You Don't Own Me Anymore
3:43
13
Jackpot
Nikki Lane - Highway Queen
3:33
14
Champagne Corolla
Justin Townes Earle - Kids In The Street
3:38
15
All On My Mind
Anderson East - Encore
3:44
16
Shakedown
Valerie June - The Order Of Time
2:46
17
Honky Tonks and Taverns
Lillie Mae - Forever and Then Some
2:19
18
Better Get It Right the First Time
Rhiannon Giddens - Freedom Highway
3:23
19
Motorcycle
Colter Wall - Colter Wall
2:17
20
It Ain't Over Yet [Explicit]
Rodney Crowell - Close Ties
5:14
21
It Don't Suit Me (Like Before)
John Moreland - Big Bad Luv
3:38
22
Time's Always Leaving
The Lone Bellow - Walk into a Storm
3:17
23
Watching from a Distance
David Ramirez - We're Not Going Anywhere
4:19
24
Cathedral
Jade Bird - Something American
2:50
25
Universal Sound
Tyler Childers - Purgatory [Explicit]
3:41
26
Little Bit of Rust
Will Hoge - Anchors
3:47
27
Gallows Pole
Willie Watson - Folksinger Vol. 2
4:06
28
Only Songs
The Wild Reeds - The World We Built
4:36
29
The Weather (feat. Molly Parden)
Ron Pope - Work
3:58
30
Tenderheart
Sam Outlaw - Tenderheart
4:36
31
Hotel Amarillo
Caroline Spence - Spades and Roses
4:00
32
Patient Zero
Aimee Mann - Mental Illness
3:42
33
Wash Me Away [Explicit]
Old Sea Brigade - Wash Me Away [Explicit]
3:57
34
Stitch of the World
Tift Merritt - Stitch of the World (Deluxe Edition)
3:54
35
Cumberland Gap
David Rawlings - Poor David's Almanack
2:56
36
Motorcycle
Jade Jackson - Gilded
3:06
37
Blood Hunters
Andrew Combs - Canyons of my Mind
3:19
38
Settle
Hurray for the Riff Raff - The Navigator [Explicit]
2:57
39
Call Your Name
Karen Elson - Double Roses
4:35
40
Blue Moon
Gold Star - Big Blue
2:50
41
Lay It On Me
Vance Joy - Lay It On Me
3:34
42
Thunderbolt's Goodnight
Josh Ritter - Gathering
4:05
43
Swim the River
Christian Lopez - Red Arrow
2:55
44
The Night David Bowie Died [Explicit]
Lilly Hiatt - Trinity Lane [Explicit]
3:35
45
Hurricane Shakedown
The Deslondes - Hurry Home
1:52
46
Lonely Game (feat. Andrew Combs & Jessie Baylin)
Steelism feat. Andrew Combs & Jessie Baylin - ism
3:49
47
Dusty Eyes
Bedouine - Bedouine (Deluxe)
4:37
48
Rosey
Bermuda Triangle - Rosey
3:46
49
Crying's Just A Thing You Do
JD McPherson - Undivided Heart & Soul
3:14
50
Ain't A Road Too Long
Brent Cobb - Ain't A Road Too Long
3:42