There's nothing quite like a live country music show ... but the next best thing might just be a live country music album.

A good live album requires a number of factors: It takes the right crowd, the right energy, the right sound engineers and (of course) the right artist. But when a live record's done well, listening to it is almost like being there.

From albums based around once-in-a-lifetime, one-night-only shows to live discs that encompass full tours, the following are the best live albums in country music.

Which live album is your favorite? Share your picks in the comments section below!