Through the week of the 20th, the AllMusic Blog will be publishing our editors' favorite albums of 2009. We'll be covering well over a dozen genres and styles, from rap to reggae, R&B to electronic, country to Latin, blues to metal, folk to soundtracks, and several points in-between. Right now, on the AllMusic Blog, we take a look at our favorite country albums of 2009. Be sure to check our upcoming overall feature of new albums and classical releases, AllMusic Loves 2009, and our other 2009 in Review posts.

Paul Burch And The WPA Ballclub - Still Your Man
Henson Cargill - On the Road: The Mega Years Plus
Rosanne Cash - The List
Terri Clark - The Long Way Home
Steve Earle - Townes
The Flatlanders - Hills and Valleys
Tennessee Ernie Ford - 6000 Sunset Blvd.
Wayne Hancock - Viper of Melody
George Jones - A Good Year for the Roses: The Complete Musicor Recordings, 1965-1971, Pt. 2
Kris Kristofferson - Closer to the Bone
Miranda Lambert - Revolution
Patty Loveless - Mountain Soul II
Mac McAnally - Down by the River
Buddy and Julie Miller - Written in Chalk
Brad Paisley - American Saturday Night
Jerry Reed - When You're Hot...The Very Best of Jerry Reed: 1967-1983
George Strait - Twang
Keith Urban - Defying Gravity
Sara Watkins - Sara Watkins
Hank Williams - Hank Williams Revealed: The Unreleased Recordings