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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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1,383 536
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
1,545 617
George Strait is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Strait Country

3
982 420
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Jones Country

4
923 388
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
1,036 398
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
1,089 405
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alan Jackson Country, Neotraditional country

7
1,105 547
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
965 464
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
727 348
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
742 313
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
844 298
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
673 453
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

13
499 327
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
512 379
Dwight Yoakam is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dwight Yoakam Rockabilly, Country rock, Country

Famous People with the Same Real Name

15
610 418
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Toby Keith Country

16
555 316
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
584 378
Brad Paisley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brad Paisley Americana, Rock music, Country rock

18
362 313
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
553 328
Vince Gill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Vince Gill Blue-eyed soul, Country pop, Bluegrass

20
449 269
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Whitley Country

21
518 408
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Chesney Country

Country Singers with Their Own Fashion Lines

22
603 461
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Blake Shelton Country

23
391 282
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
480 252
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charley Pride Country

25
549 274
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
590 271
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
466 226
Marty Robbins is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Marty Robbins Pop music, Rockabilly, Rock and roll

28
321 251
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 with Diabetes

29
381 283
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
585 182
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brooks & Dunn Country

31
463 235
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Travis Tritt Country

32
250 243
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
355 243
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Clint Black Country

34
550 156
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
446 376
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

The Greatest Live Bands of All Time

36
280 216
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

37
347 292
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
416 422
Luke Bryan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Luke Bryan Country

39
256 217
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Anderson Country

40
327 236
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Josh Turner Bluegrass, Country

41
281 217
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tracy Lawrence Country

42
322 190
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jim Reeves Nashville sound, Country

Every Song in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Ranked by Singability

43
240 188
Ronnie Dunn is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Dunn Country

44
235 206
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
293 202
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
179 183
Roy Clark is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Clark Country

47
294 262
Dierks Bentley is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dierks Bentley Country

48
196 181
Ricky Skaggs is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ricky Skaggs Folk music, Bluegrass, Gospel music

49
304 159
Roy Orbison is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Orbison Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

50
218 148
Mel Tillis is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Mel Tillis Outlaw country, Country