Time off the road and at home, it's clear, meant time to write and record new music for plenty of artists. The 2021 new releases calendar is packed with albums from some of fans' favorite country, Americana, bluegrass and folk artists.

Through May, Aaron Lee Tasjan, Lainey Wilson, American AquariumThomas Rhett and many more have dropped new records. Rhett, in fact, has a second album on the way in 2021, though he's yet to announce the full details of Country Again, Side B.

Dan + Shay and Jade Bird are also among the artists from whom fans can expect new albums in 2021, though the former's exact plans are still under wraps. Each act, however, has released new songs already, to give fans a hint at what's coming.

Keep reading for a complete rundown of 2021's new country, Americana, bluegrass and folk album releases; you can also flip through the photo gallery above to see what's coming in the new year. This list will be updated as more albums and EPs are announced.

2021's New Country, Americana, Bluegrass and Folk Albums

January

Jan. 4: Steve Earle & the Dukes, J.T.
Jan. 8: Morgan Wallen, Dangerous
Jan. 8: Aaron Watson, American Soul
Jan. 8: Barry Gibb and Various Artists, Greenfields: The Gibb Brothers Songbook, Vol. 1
Jan. 8: Various Artists, The Years: A MusicFest Tribute to Cody Canada & the Music of Cross Canadian Ragweed
Jan. 15: Devin Dawson, Pink Slip EP
Jan. 22: Willie Jones, Right Now
Jan. 27: Jake Hoot, Love Out of Time EP

February

Feb. 5: Aaron Lee Tasjan, Tasjan! Tasjan! Tasjan!
Feb. 12: Florida Georgia Line, Life Rolls On
Feb. 12: Kip Moore, Wild World Deluxe
Feb. 19: Lainey Wilson, Sayin' What I'm Thinkin'
Feb. 19: Carly Pearce, 29
Feb. 26: Willie Nelson, That's Life
Feb. 26: Hailey Whitters, Living the Dream

March

March 5: Brandy Clark, Your Life Is a Record deluxe edition
March 12: Valerie June, The Moon and Stars: Prescriptions for Dreamers
March 16: Gabby Barrett, Live From the Goldmine
March 19: Loretta Lynn, Still Woman Enough
March 19: Morgan Wade, Reckless
March 26: Carrie Underwood, My Savior
March 26: Sara Watkins, Under the Pepper Tree
March 26: Miko Marks, Our Country

April

April 2: Leslie Jordan, Company's Comin'
April 9: Taylor Swift, Fearless (Taylor's Version)
April 9: Parker Millsap, Be Here Instead
April 9: Brett Kissel, What Is Life?
April 9: Luke Bryan, Born Here, Live Here, Die Here deluxe edition
April 9: Fancy Hagood, Southern Curiosity
April 9: Allie Colleen, Stones
April 13: Brian Kelley, BK's Wave Pack EP
April 16: Eric Church, Heart
April 16: Tim McGraw, Here on Earth Ultimate Edition (deluxue)
April 20: Eric Church, &
April 23: Eric Church, Soul
April 23: Justin Moore, Straight Outta the Country
April 23: Tracy Lawrence, Hindsight 2020, Volume 1: Stairway to Heaven, Highway to Hell
April 30: Ashley Monroe, Rosegold
April 30: Thomas Rhett, Country Again, Side A
April 30: Ronnie Milsap, A Better Word for Love
April 30: Priscilla Block, Priscilla Block EP

May

May 7: Miranda Lambert, Jack Ingram and Jon Randall, The Marfa Tapes
May 7: Travis Tritt, Set in Stone
May 7: Kenny Chesney, Here and Now deluxe edition
May 7: American Aquarium, Slappers, Bangers & Certified Twangers, Vol. 1
May 14: Alan Jackson, Where Have You Gone
May 14: The Steel Woods, All of Your Stones
May 19: Michigan Rattlers, That Kind of Life
May 21: Blake Shelton, Body Language
May 21: John Hiatt with the Jerry Douglas Band, Leftover Feelings
May 21: Gary LeVox, One on One EP
May 21: Jordan Davis, Buy Dirt EP
May 21: Allison Russell, Outside Child
May 21: Adam Sanders, What If I'm Right
May 28: Ashley McBryde, Never Will: Live From a Distance EP
May 28: Blackberry Smoke, You Hear Georgia
May 28: Asleep at the Wheel, Better Times EP
May 28: Chase Rice, The Album Part III

June

June 4: Brett Young, Weekends Look a Little Different These Days
June 4: Walker Hayes, Country Stuff EP
June 4: Andrew Jannakos, Gone Too Soon EP
June 4: Joy Oladokun, In Defense of My Own Happiness
June 11: Kylie Morgan, Love, Kylie EP
June 11: Oak Ridge Boys, Front Porch Singin'
June 11: Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, A Few Stars Apart
June 16: Smithfield, New Town EP
June 18: Rory Feek, Gentle Man
June 18: Amythyst Kiah, Wary + Strange
June 25: Gary Allan, Ruthless
June 25: Lakeview, Small Town Famous EP
June 25: Meghan Patrick's Heart on My Glass
June 25: Home Free's Land of the Free
June 25: Robyn Ottolini's But I'm Not Always Sad Either EP
June 25: Lady A's What a Song Can Do (Chapter One)
June 25: Vincent Neil Emerson's Vincent Neil Emerson
June 25: Brian Kelley's Sunshine State of Mind
June 25: Jimmie Allen's Bettie James gold edition

July

July 2: Flatland Cavalry, Welcome to Countryland
July 9: The Flatlanders, Treasure of Love
July 9: Amy Grant, Heart in Motion 30th anniversary edition
July 9: Tigirlily's Tigirlily EP
July 16: Chase Bryant, Upbringing
July 23: Rodney Crowell, Triage
July 30: Yola, Stand for Myself
July 30: Clay Walker, Texas to Tennessee
July 30: Son Volt, Electro Melodier

August

Aug. 6: Chris Young, Famous Friends
Aug. 13: Watchhouse, Watchhouse
Aug. 13: Jade Bird, Different Kinds of Light
Aug. 20: Anderson East, Maybe We Never Die
Aug. 20: Connie Smith, The Cry of the Heart
Aug. 20:James McMurtry, The Horses and the Hounds
Aug. 27: Jason Eady, To the Passage of Time

September

Sept. 24: Randy Travis, Storms of Life 35th anniversary deluxe edition

October

Oct. 8: Broken Hearts & Dirty Windows: Songs of John Prine, Vol. 2

November

TBA

December

TBA

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