bands/musicians The Best Male Country Singers of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite top male country singers! No girls allowed!

Americans have always had a soft spot for country music, and in fact many of the best male country singers of all time are household names. For example, who doesn’t know the names Garth Brooks, Johnny Cash, or Blake Shelton? But who is your favorite top male country singer?

If you enjoy listening to top bluegrass songs, then you definitely need to check out the works of Vince Gill and Ricky Skaggs. But if you want more pop in your country music, you’ll want to give Eddie Rabbitt or newer Tim McGraw songs a listen.

As you can see, there are many different types of country songs by male singers that cater to a variety of tastes. Whether you prefer the classics by Johnny Cash or more contemporary tracks by Blake Shelton, you’re sure to find a top country song by a male performer to listen to in the car or at home.

Which top male country artist is your favorite? Vote up the ones you like or add one you think is missing! This is your chance to share your love for the best male country singers with others!

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630 228
George Strait is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Strait Country

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2
565 229
Johnny Cash is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Johnny Cash Outlaw country, Christian music, Americana

3
447 165
Merle Haggard is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Merle Haggard Outlaw country, Bakersfield sound, Country

4
459 163
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alan Jackson Country, Neotraditional country

5
418 177
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Jones Country

6
392 170
Willie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Willie Nelson Outlaw country, Americana, Traditional pop music

7
345 163
Hank Williams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hank Williams Outlaw country, Western music, Folk music

8
472 205
Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Garth Brooks Country pop, Rock music, Country rock

9
341 131
Conway Twitty is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Conway Twitty Rock and roll, Country

10
417 156
Waylon Jennings is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Waylon Jennings Outlaw country, Country rock, Progressive country

11
310 150
Randy Travis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Randy Travis Gospel music, Country, Neotraditional country

12
311 175
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

13
295 162
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Toby Keith Country

14
201 129
Glen Campbell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Glen Campbell Pop music, Rock music, Folk music

15
245 128
Kenny Rogers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Rogers Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

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231 164
Dwight Yoakam is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dwight Yoakam Rockabilly, Country rock, Country

17
245 143
Vince Gill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Vince Gill Blue-eyed soul, Country pop, Bluegrass

18
188 124
Ronnie Milsap is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Milsap Blue-eyed soul, Country pop, Nashville sound

19
265 80
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brooks & Dunn Country

20
271 156
Brad Paisley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brad Paisley Americana, Rock music, Country rock

21
208 112
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charley Pride Country

22
237 163
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Chesney Country

23
194 103
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Whitley Country

24
197 108
Marty Robbins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Marty Robbins Pop music, Rockabilly, Rock and roll

25
239 69
Alabama is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alabama Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

26
249 126
Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Elvis Presley Christian music, Pop music, Rock music

27
240 137
Hank Williams, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hank Williams, Jr. Outlaw country, Country rock, Country

28
278 204
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Blake Shelton Country

29
142 102
Buck Owens is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Buck Owens Bakersfield sound, Country

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30
215 110
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Travis Tritt Country

31
154 115
John Denver is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Denver Western music, Pop music, Traditional music

32
114 95
Charlie Rich is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charlie Rich Blue-eyed soul, Country pop, Pop music

33
156 112
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Clint Black Country

34
156 127
Trace Adkins is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Trace Adkins Blues-rock, Country rock, Country

35
208 156
Keith Urban is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Urban Country pop, Contemporary Country, Country rock

36
140 90
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Josh Turner Bluegrass, Country

37
157 111
Eric Church is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Eric Church Outlaw country, Country rock, Country

38
135 75
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jim Reeves Nashville sound, Country

39
113 54
Ray Price is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ray Price Traditional pop music, Country, Western swing

40
169 54
Don Williams is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Megan H added Don Williams Pop music, Country rock, Country

41
113 95
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

42
125 88
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tracy Lawrence Country

43
107 47
Roy Orbison is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Orbison Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

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44
106 82
Roger Miller is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roger Miller Indie rock, Post-punk

45
111 97
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Anderson Country

46
98 71
Darius Rucker is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Darius Rucker Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Country

47
100 78
Ronnie Dunn is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Dunn Country

48
86 57
Eddie Rabbitt is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Eddie Rabbitt Country pop, Pop music, Nashville sound

49
115 73
Kris Kristofferson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kris Kristofferson Outlaw country, Rock music, Folk music

50
131 47
The Charlie Daniels Band is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time