Top Folk Pop Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
138
Simon and Garfunkel Bridge Over Troubled Water Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1970
2
195
Joni Mitchell Court and Spark Singer/Songwriter 1974
3
372
Simon and Garfunkel Bookends Folk Rock 1968
4
489
James Taylor Sweet Baby James Singer/Songwriter, Soft Rock 1970
5
824
Simon and Garfunkel Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme Folk Rock 1966
6
885
Simon and Garfunkel Sounds of Silence Folk Rock 1966
7
1227
Paul Simon There Goes Rhymin' Simon Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1973
8
1452
Joni Mitchell For the Roses Singer/Songwriter 1972
9
1666
Suzanne Vega Suzanne Vega Singer/Songwriter 1985
10
1852
Beth Orton Central Reservation Singer/Songwriter 1999
11
1955
Cat Stevens Teaser and the Firecat Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1971
12
2156
The Everly Brothers Songs Our Daddy Taught Us Close Harmony, Country Pop 1958
13
2248
John Grant Queen of Denmark Singer/Songwriter 2010
14
2267
The Roches The Roches 1979
15
2493
Beth Orton Trailer Park Singer/Songwriter 1996
16
2588
Indigo Girls Indigo Girls Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1989
17
2833
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Indie Folk 2009
18
2941
10,000 Maniacs In My Tribe Jangle Pop 1987
19
2962
Band of Horses Cease to Begin Indie Rock 2007
20
2967
Secos & Molhados Secos & Molhados Art Pop, Progressive Pop 1973

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Joan Baez Diamonds and Rust Singer/Songwriter 1975
Kings of Convenience Quiet Is the New Loud Indie Folk, Indie Pop 2001
Al Stewart Year of the Cat Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1976
Natalia Lafourcade Hasta La Raiz Chamber Pop 2015
First Aid Kit The Lion's Roar Indie Folk 2012
Maria Muldaur Maria Muldaur 1973
The Dodos Visiter Folk Rock, Indie Folk, Indie Rock 2008
The Avett Brothers I and Love and You Alt-Country, Americana 2009
Paul Simon So Beautiful or So What Singer/Songwriter 2011
Vainica Doble Heliotropo Psychedelic Pop 1973
James Taylor Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon Singer/Songwriter 1971
First Aid Kit Stay Gold Indie Folk 2014
Mac DeMarco This Old Dog Indie Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2017
M. Ward Hold Time Singer/Songwriter 2009
Cat Stevens Catch Bull at Four Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1972
Donovan A Gift from a Flower to a Garden Singer/Songwriter 1967
She & Him Volume One Alt-Country 2008
Kings of Convenience Riot on an Empty Street Indie Folk, Indie Pop 2004
Cánovas, Rodrigo, Adolfo y Guzmán Señora azul Pop Rock 1974
Peter Case Peter Case Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1986
Suzanne Vega 99.9 F° Singer/Songwriter 1992
Martha Wainwright Martha Wainwright Singer/Songwriter 2005
Turin Brakes The Optimist LP Indie Pop 2001
Mumford & Sons Babel Indie Folk 2012
The Swell Season / Various Artists Once: Music from the Motion Picture Film Soundtrack, Singer/Songwriter 2007
Aimee Mann Mental Illness Singer/Songwriter 2017
Scarlett Johansson Anywhere I Lay My Head Pop Rock 2008
Kathryn Williams Little Black Numbers Singer/Songwriter 2000
Shugo Tokumaru Exit Art Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2007
Ed Sheeran X Singer/Songwriter 2014
Noah and the Whale The First Days of Spring Indie Pop 2009
The Leisure Society The Sleeper Indie Folk, Indie Pop 2009
Various Artists Dark Was The Night Indie Folk, Indie Rock 2009
Beth Orton Comfort of Strangers Singer/Songwriter 2006
The Avett Brothers The Carpenter Americana 2012
Christina Rosenvinge La joven Dolores Indie Pop 2011
Slow Club Paradise Indie Pop 2011
Josh Rouse Subtítulo Indie Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2006
She & Him Volume Two Indie Pop 2010
Russian Red I Love Your Glasses Singer/Songwriter 2008