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