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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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797 306
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
707 279
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
545 203
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
510 217
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Jones Country

5
547 213
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alan Jackson Country, Neotraditional country

6
437 198
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
580 271
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
471 230
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
489 187
Waylon Jennings is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Waylon Jennings Outlaw country, Country rock, Progressive country

10
402 168
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
371 179
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
366 225
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

13
337 215
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Toby Keith Country

14
276 200
Dwight Yoakam is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dwight Yoakam Rockabilly, Country rock, Country

15
247 166
Glen Campbell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Glen Campbell Pop music, Rock music, Folk music

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298 172
Vince Gill is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Vince Gill Blue-eyed soul, Country pop, Bluegrass

17
290 165
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

18
313 191
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
214 154
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
252 132
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charley Pride Country

21
273 202
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Chesney Country

22
305 106
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brooks & Dunn Country

23
227 127
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Whitley Country

24
239 126
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
301 151
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
322 249
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Blake Shelton Country

27
287 85
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
248 131
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Travis Tritt Country

29
277 165
Hank Williams, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hank Williams, Jr. Outlaw country, Country rock, Country

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30
169 124
Buck Owens is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Buck Owens Bakersfield sound, Country

31
187 140
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
182 135
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Clint Black Country

33
137 121
Charlie Rich is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charlie Rich Blue-eyed soul, Country pop, Pop music

34
238 193
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

35
188 151
Trace Adkins is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Trace Adkins Blues-rock, Country rock, Country

36
226 62
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
175 88
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jim Reeves Nashville sound, Country

38
173 143
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
141 67
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
162 117
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Josh Turner Bluegrass, Country

41
142 65
Roy Orbison is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Orbison Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

42
129 119
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

43
130 113
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Anderson Country

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44
219 223
Luke Bryan is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Luke Bryan Country

45
143 112
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tracy Lawrence Country

46
115 66
Mel Tillis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Mel Tillis Outlaw country, Country

47
155 129
Dierks Bentley is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dierks Bentley Country

48
121 102
Roger Miller is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roger Miller Indie rock, Post-punk

49
96 82
Roy Clark is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Clark Country

50
102 82
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