“Rolling Stone” Reveals 25 Best Country & Americana Albums Of 2021

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“Rolling Stone” magazine has come out with their picks for the 25 Best Country and Americana albums of 2021, with a newcomer landing in the top spot.

The magazine dubs Morgan Wade’s debut album “Reckless” as the best of the year, the same record that helped her land a major-label deal with Arista earlier this year.

Coming in at two is Allison Russell’s “Outside Child,” followed by Eric Church’s “Heart & Soul” at three, James McMurtry’s “The Horses & the Hounds” at four and Carly Pearce’s “29” at five.

Other artists making the 25 Best Albums list include: Miranda Lambert, Jon Randall and Jack Ingram, Sturgill Simpson, Lainey Wilson, Mickey Guyton, Old Dominion, Dan + Shay, Kacey Musgraves and more.

“Rolling Stone’s” Top 10 Albums of 2021

(click here for the complete list of 25)

“Reckless” - Morgan Wade

“Outside Child” - Allison Russell

“Heart & Soul” – Eric Church

“The Horses & the Hounds” – James McMurty

“29” – Carly Pearce

“See You Next Time” – Joshua Ray Walker

“The Marfa Tapes” – Miranda Lambert, Jon Randall & Jack Ingram

“The Ballad of Dood & Juanita” – Sturgill Simpson

“The Moon and Stars: Prescriptions for Dreamers” – Valerie June

“Sayin’ What I’m Thinking” – Lainey Wilson

Source: Rolling Stone

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