Best Albums of 2017

  1. Whitney Rose — Rule 62/South Texas Suite
  2. The Regrettes — Feel Your Feelings Fool
  3. Angaleena Presley — Wrecked
  4. Lorde — Melodrama
  5. Turnpike Troubadours — A Long Way From Your Heart
  6. Charlie Worsham — The Beginning of Things
  7. Kip Moore — Slowheart
  8. Margo Price — All American Made
  9. St. Vincent — Masseduction
  10. Marty Stuart — Way Out West
  11. Lee Ann Womack — The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone
  12. Walker Hayes — Boom
  13. Robert Plant — Carry Fire
  14. John Mayer — The Search for Everything
  15. Willie Nelson — God’s Problem Child
  16. Chris Robinson Brotherhood — Barefoot in the Head
  17. Midland — On the Rocks
  18. Carly Pearce — Every Little Thing
  19. JD McPherson — Undivided Heart and Soul
  20. Zephaniah OHora and the 18 Wheelers — This Highway
  21. The Strypes — Spitting Image
  22. Chuck Berry — CHUCK
  23. Thomas Rhett — Life Changes
  24. Kendrick Lamar — DAMN
  25. Jason Isbell — The Nashville Sound
  26. Old Dominion — Happy Endings
  27. Buckingham & McVie — Buckingham & McVie
  28. Liam Gallagher — As You Were
  29. Noel Gallagher — Who Built the Sun
  30. Low Cut Connie — Dirty Pictures (Part One)
  31. Luke Combs — This One’s For You
  32. Rhiannon Giddens — Freedom Highway
  33. Kesha — Rainbow
  34. Chris Stapleton — From A Room, Vol. 1/From A Room, Vol. 2
  35. Dan Auerbach — Waiting On A Song
  36. Paramore — After Laughter
  37. Spoon — Hot Thoughts
  38. Benjamin Booker — Witness
  39. Neil Finn — Out of Silence
  40. Aimee Mann — Mental Illness
  41. Filthy Friends — Invitation
  42. Chris Hillman — Bidin’ My Time
  43. Nikki Lane — Highway Queen
  44. Lukas Nelson & the Promise of the Real — Lukas Nelson & the Promise of the Real
  45. Cait Brennan — Third
  46. Ray Davies — Americana
  47. Demi Lovato — Tell Me You Love Me
  48. Ryan Adams — Prisoner
  49. Natalie Hemby — Puxico
  50. Hurray for the Riff Raff — The Navigator
  51. Ray Scott — Guitar for Sale
  52. Cash Box Kings — Royal Mint
  53. Lilly Hiatt — Trinity Lane
  54. Randy Newman — Dark Matter
  55. Queens of the Stone Age — Villains
  56. Squeeze — The Knowledge
  57. Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm — Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm
  58. Juliana Hatfield — Pussycat
  59. Paul Weller — A Kind Revolution
  60. Bash & Pop — Anything Could Happen
  61. Jessie James Decker — Southern Girl City Lights
  62. Torres — Three Futures
  63. Cadillac Three--Legacy
  64. Dustbowl Revival — Dustbowl Revival
  65. Bob Dylan — Triplicate
  66. LCD Soundsystem — American Dream
  67. Ty Segall — Ty Segall
  68. Alex Williams — Better Than Myself
  69. Spiral Stairs — Doris and the Daggers
  70. Los Straitjackets — What’s So Funny About Peace, Love and Los Straitjackets
  71. Kim Wilson — Blues & Boogie, Vol. 1
  72. Brett Eldredge — Brett Eldredge
  73. Joe Nichols — Never Gets Old
  74. Alison Krauss — Windy City
  75. Little Big Town — The Breaker
  76. Old Crow Medicine Show — 50 Years of Blonde on Blonde
  77. Jim Lauderdale — London Southern
  78. Jarvis Cocker & Chilly Gonzalez — Room 29
  79. Sunny Sweeney — Trophy
  80. SZA — CTRL
  81. Travis Meadows — First Cigarette
  82. Gorillaz — Human
  83. Colin Hay — Fierce Mercy
  84. Kelly Clarkson — Meaning of Life
  85. Aaron Watson — Vaquero
  86. Sheryl Crow — Be Myself
  87. Tyler Childers — Purgatory
  88. Conor Oberst — Salutations
  89. Bobby Bare — Things Change
  90. Michael Cavanagh — The Way I Hear It
  91. Harry Styles — Harry Styles
  92. Royal Blood — How Did We Get So Dark
  93. Nine Inch Nails — Add Violence
  94. Toby Keith — The Bus Songs
  95. Brantley Gilbert — The Devil Don’t Sleep
  96. Bob Seger — I Knew You When
  97. Chris Shiflett — West Coast Town
  98. Chris Young — Losing Sleep
  99. Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band — Front Porch Sessions
  100. Beck — Colors
  101. Taylor Swift — reputation
  102. The Killers — Wonderful Wonderful
  103. Weezer — Pacific Daydream
  104. Lana Del Rey — Lust for Life
  105. Jimmie Vaughan — Live At C-Boy’s
  106. Styx — The Mission