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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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Johnny Cash is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Johnny Cash Outlaw country, Christian music, Americana

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+ - 544 193
George Strait is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Strait Country

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+ - 387 134
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

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+ - 362 149
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Jones Country

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+ - 393 141
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alan Jackson Country, Neotraditional country

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+ - 298 137
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

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+ - 342 146
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

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+ - 297 114
Conway Twitty is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Conway Twitty Rock and roll, Country

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+ - 411 175
Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Garth Brooks Country pop, Rock music, Country rock

10
+ - 361 135
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

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+ - 270 132
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

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+ - 274 153
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

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+ - 172 109
Glen Campbell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Glen Campbell Pop music, Rock music, Folk music

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+ - 221 122
Vince Gill is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Vince Gill Blue-eyed soul, Country pop, Bluegrass

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+ - 256 140
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Toby Keith Country

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

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+ - 218 107
Kenny Rogers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Rogers Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

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+ - 167 107
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

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+ - 236 137
Brad Paisley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brad Paisley Americana, Rock music, Country rock

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+ - 176 88
Marty Robbins is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Marty Robbins Pop music, Rockabilly, Rock and roll

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+ - 216 142
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Chesney Country

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+ - 183 94
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charley Pride Country

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+ - 228 72
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brooks & Dunn Country

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+ - 242 180
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Blake Shelton Country

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+ - 209 122
Hank Williams, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hank Williams, Jr. Outlaw country, Country rock, Country

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+ - 203 62
Alabama is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alabama Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

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+ - 193 98
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Travis Tritt Country

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+ - 219 109
Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Elvis Presley Christian music, Pop music, Rock music

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+ - 169 89
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Whitley Country

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+ - 119 86
Buck Owens is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Buck Owens Bakersfield sound, Country

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+ - 138 101
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

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+ - 101 79
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

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+ - 141 114
Trace Adkins is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Trace Adkins Blues-rock, Country rock, Country

34
+ - 179 139
Keith Urban is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Urban Country pop, Contemporary Country, Country rock

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+ - 131 103
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Clint Black Country

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+ - 120 60
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jim Reeves Nashville sound, Country

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+ - 113 78
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Josh Turner Bluegrass, Country

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+ - 98 71
Roger Miller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roger Miller Indie rock, Post-punk

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+ - 98 84
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

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+ - 92 33
Roy Orbison is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Orbison Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

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+ - 100 83
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Anderson Country

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+ - 139 98
Eric Church is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Eric Church Outlaw country, Country rock, Country

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+ - 140 45
Don Williams is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Don Williams Pop music, Country rock, Country

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+ - 97 44
Ray Price is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ray Price Traditional pop music, Country, Western swing

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+ - 173 164
Luke Bryan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Luke Bryan Country

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+ - 95 70
Chris LeDoux is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Chris LeDoux Country rock, Country

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+ - 126 93
Dierks Bentley is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dierks Bentley Country

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+ - 77 46
Mel Tillis is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Mel Tillis Outlaw country, Country

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+ - 109 79
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tracy Lawrence Country

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+ - 70 56
Ricky Skaggs is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ricky Skaggs Folk music, Bluegrass, Gospel music