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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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1,388 540
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
1,553 618
George Strait is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Strait Country

3
988 421
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Jones Country

4
927 389
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
1,040 399
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
1,094 406
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alan Jackson Country, Neotraditional country

7
1,111 550
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
967 466
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
730 350
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
746 314
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
848 298
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
676 454
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

13
500 329
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
514 380
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
612 419
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Toby Keith Country

16
558 318
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
588 380
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
364 315
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
554 331
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
453 270
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Whitley Country

21
522 410
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Chesney Country

The Greatest One-Hit Wonder Songs of the 70s

22
605 462
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Blake Shelton Country

23
393 284
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
482 253
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charley Pride Country

25
552 274
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
591 273
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
468 227
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
321 252
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
381 284
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
587 182
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brooks & Dunn Country

31
465 235
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Travis Tritt Country

32
250 244
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
357 243
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Clint Black Country

34
552 156
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
446 377
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

Songs That Were Total Ripoffs

36
281 217
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

37
347 293
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
416 423
Luke Bryan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Luke Bryan Country

39
256 218
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Anderson Country

40
327 237
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Josh Turner Bluegrass, Country

41
282 218
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tracy Lawrence Country

42
241 189
Ronnie Dunn is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Dunn Country

The Best Country Singers with Deep Voices

43
322 191
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jim Reeves Nashville sound, Country

44
236 206
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
294 202
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
180 184
Roy Clark is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Clark Country

47
294 263
Dierks Bentley is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dierks Bentley Country

48
197 181
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
304 160
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
202 171
Eddie Rabbitt is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Eddie Rabbitt Country pop, Pop music, Nashville sound