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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626 227
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
562 227
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
443 165
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
454 162
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alan Jackson Country, Neotraditional country

5
415 177
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Jones Country

6
343 163
Hank Williams is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hank Williams Outlaw country, Western music, Folk music

7
389 170
Willie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Willie Nelson Outlaw country, Americana, Traditional pop music

8
467 205
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
339 131
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
414 155
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
309 150
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
309 175
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

13
292 161
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Toby Keith Country

14
200 127
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
231 163
Dwight Yoakam is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dwight Yoakam Rockabilly, Country rock, Country

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16
243 127
Kenny Rogers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Rogers Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

17
243 142
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
187 122
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
263 80
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brooks & Dunn Country

20
268 153
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
205 111
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charley Pride Country

22
236 163
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Chesney Country

23
193 103
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Whitley Country

24
197 107
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
247 123
Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Elvis Presley Christian music, Pop music, Rock music

26
237 69
Alabama is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alabama Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

27
239 137
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
141 101
Buck Owens is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Buck Owens Bakersfield sound, Country

29
274 203
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Blake Shelton Country

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30
213 109
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Travis Tritt Country

31
151 115
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
113 93
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
152 112
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Clint Black Country

34
154 127
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
204 155
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
137 89
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Josh Turner Bluegrass, Country

37
134 73
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jim Reeves Nashville sound, Country

38
155 110
Eric Church is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Eric Church Outlaw country, Country rock, Country

39
112 52
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
112 94
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

41
167 53
Don Williams is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Megan H added Don Williams Pop music, Country rock, Country

42
124 87
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tracy Lawrence Country

43
107 43
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 80
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 95
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Anderson Country

46
85 53
Eddie Rabbitt is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Eddie Rabbitt Country pop, Pop music, Nashville sound

47
99 77
Ronnie Dunn is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Dunn Country

48
95 71
Darius Rucker is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Darius Rucker Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Country

49
131 46
The Charlie Daniels Band is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

50
113 71
Kris Kristofferson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kris Kristofferson Outlaw country, Rock music, Folk music