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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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680 251
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
599 243
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
444 182
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Jones Country

4
473 176
Merle Haggard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Merle Haggard Outlaw country, Bakersfield sound, Country

5
478 181
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alan Jackson Country, Neotraditional country

6
368 170
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
411 188
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
359 136
Conway Twitty is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Conway Twitty Rock and roll, Country

9
498 225
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
427 167
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
324 157
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
326 189
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

13
307 175
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Toby Keith Country

14
213 139
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
242 174
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
259 140
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
257 153
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
193 137
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
276 87
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brooks & Dunn Country

20
221 117
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charley Pride Country

21
282 167
Brad Paisley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brad Paisley Americana, Rock music, Country rock

22
246 175
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Chesney Country

23
205 113
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Whitley Country

24
209 114
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
260 134
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
152 106
Buck Owens is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Buck Owens Bakersfield sound, Country

27
252 76
Alabama is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alabama Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

28
251 146
Hank Williams, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hank Williams, Jr. Outlaw country, Country rock, Country

29
288 220
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
224 119
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Travis Tritt Country

31
161 123
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
122 104
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
164 120
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Clint Black Country

34
165 134
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
215 168
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
196 54
Don Williams is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Megan H added Don Williams Pop music, Country rock, Country

37
146 79
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jim Reeves Nashville sound, Country

38
146 99
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Josh Turner Bluegrass, Country

39
123 57
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
161 120
Eric Church is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Eric Church Outlaw country, Country rock, Country

41
119 104
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

42
122 103
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Anderson Country

43
131 97
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tracy Lawrence Country

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44
116 54
Roy Orbison is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Orbison Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

45
110 92
Roger Miller is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roger Miller Indie rock, Post-punk

46
98 60
Mel Tillis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Mel Tillis Outlaw country, Country

47
90 72
Ricky Skaggs is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ricky Skaggs Folk music, Bluegrass, Gospel music

48
105 86
Ronnie Dunn is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Dunn Country

49
103 82
Darius Rucker is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Darius Rucker Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Country

50
80 72
Roy Clark is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Clark Country