Top Progressive Country Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
568
Willie Nelson Red Headed Stranger Outlaw Country 1975
2
1728
Kris Kristofferson Kristofferson/Me and Bobby McGee Outlaw Country Singer/Songwriter 1970
3
1937
Waylon Jennings Honky Tonk Heroes Outlaw Country 1973
4
2100
Willie Nelson Phases and Stages Outlaw Country 1974
5
2159
Guy Clark Old No. 1 Outlaw Country Singer/Songwriter 1975
6
2210
Joe Ely Honky Tonk Masquerade Outlaw Country Country Rock 1978
7
2748
Emmylou Harris Elite Hotel Country Rock 1975

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Willie Nelson Shotgun Willie Outlaw Country 1973
Sturgill Simpson Metamodern Sounds in Country Music Outlaw Country 2014
Emmylou Harris Luxury Liner 1977
Lyle Lovett Lyle Lovett Singer/Songwriter 1986
Steve Earle The Mountain Progressive Bluegrass Americana 1999
Waylon Jennings Dreaming My Dreams Outlaw Country 1975
Jimmie Dale Gilmore After Awhile Alt-Country 1991
Jamey Johnson The Guitar Song 2010
Waylon Jennings The Taker/Tulsa Outlaw Country 1971