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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? These country artists are making some of the best country songs of 2018

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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1,427 561
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

2
1,599 631
George Strait is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Strait Country

3
1,022 432
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Jones Country

4
962 401
Hank Williams is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hank Williams Outlaw country, Western music, Folk music

5
1,078 408
Merle Haggard is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Merle Haggard Outlaw country, Bakersfield sound, Country

6
1,128 422
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alan Jackson Country, Neotraditional country

7
1,141 565
Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Garth Brooks Country pop, Rock music, Country rock

8
996 482
Willie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Willie Nelson Outlaw country, Americana, Traditional pop music

9
747 360
Randy Travis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Randy Travis Gospel music, Country, Neotraditional country

10
762 323
Conway Twitty is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Conway Twitty Rock and roll, Country

11
876 303
Waylon Jennings is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Waylon Jennings Outlaw country, Country rock, Progressive country

12
694 460
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

13
517 337
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

14
527 392
Dwight Yoakam is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dwight Yoakam Rockabilly, Country rock, Country

Country Singers Who Have Had Cancer

15
628 429
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Toby Keith Country

16
569 328
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
572 335
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
603 386
Brad Paisley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brad Paisley Americana, Rock music, Country rock

19
374 321
Ronnie Milsap is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Milsap Blue-eyed soul, Country pop, Nashville sound

20
461 280
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Whitley Country

21
538 417
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Chesney Country

The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

22
625 469
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Blake Shelton Country

23
405 293
John Denver is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Denver Western music, Pop music, Traditional music

24
495 261
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charley Pride Country

25
568 281
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

26
481 235
Marty Robbins is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Marty Robbins Pop music, Rockabilly, Rock and roll

27
602 283
Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Elvis Presley Christian music, Pop music, Rock music

28
331 260
Buck Owens is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Buck Owens Bakersfield sound, Country

Country Singers Who Are Catholic

29
393 290
Trace Adkins is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Trace Adkins Blues-rock, Country rock, Country

30
473 242
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Travis Tritt Country

31
607 188
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brooks & Dunn Country

32
257 251
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
363 248
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Clint Black Country

34
570 160
Alabama is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alabama Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

35
459 385
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

15 Songs That Don't Mean What You Think They Do

36
290 222
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

37
356 300
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
424 431
Luke Bryan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Luke Bryan Country

39
262 228
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Anderson Country

40
335 245
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Josh Turner Bluegrass, Country

41
286 226
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tracy Lawrence Country

42
243 213
Roger Miller is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roger Miller Indie rock, Post-punk

The Best Country Singers with Deep Voices

43
330 197
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jim Reeves Nashville sound, Country

44
244 196
Ronnie Dunn is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Dunn Country

45
304 209
Kris Kristofferson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kris Kristofferson Outlaw country, Rock music, Folk music

46
187 189
Roy Clark is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Clark Country

47
306 267
Dierks Bentley is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dierks Bentley Country

48
427 138
Don Williams is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Megan H added Don Williams Pop music, Country rock, Country

49
201 186
Ricky Skaggs is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ricky Skaggs Folk music, Bluegrass, Gospel music

50
257 248
Darius Rucker is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Darius Rucker Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Country