Singers The Best Male Country Singers of All Time  

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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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2,004 788
Johnny Cash is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
American V: A Hundred Highways, American IV: The Man Comes Around, At Folsom Prison

2
2,284 880
George Strait is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Pure Country, The Road Less Traveled, Merry Christmas Strait to You

3
1,400 599
Hank Williams is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Cold, Cold Heart, Beyond the Sunset

4
1,456 639
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Essential George Jones: The Spirit of Country, Let's Build A World Together, A Picture of Me (Without You)

5
1,510 567
Merle Haggard is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
A Country Christmas With Merle Haggard, I'm a Lonesome Fugitive / Mama Tried, Last of the Breed

6
1,614 584
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Let It Be Christmas, Honky Tonk Christmas, Thirty Miles West

7
1,619 805
Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Songs from Call Me Claus, Garth Brooks & The Magic of Christmas, Beyond the Season

8
1,404 691
Willie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Heroes, Pretty Paper, Countryman

9
1,031 502
Randy Travis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
An Old Time Christmas, Worship & Faith, Heroes & Friends

10
1,238 411
Waylon Jennings is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dreaming My Dreams, A Man Called Hoss, Good Hearted Woman

11
1,094 460
Conway Twitty is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hello Darlin', Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man

12
961 665
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Live Like You Were Dying, Two Lanes of Freedom, Please Remember Me

13
726 503
Glen Campbell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
That Christmas Feeling, A Glen Campbell Christmas, Home for the Holidays

14
730 573
Dwight Yoakam is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Buenas Noches From a Lonely Room, 3 Pears, Come On Christmas

15
832 468
Vince Gill is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
I Still Believe In You, Let There Be Peace on Earth, Breath of Heaven: A Christmas Collection

16
890 602
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Christmas to Christmas, How Do You Like Me Now?!, Clancy's Tavern

17
807 460
Kenny Rogers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Christmas, Once Upon a Christmas, Christmas in America

18
565 436
Ronnie Milsap is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Christmas With Ronnie Milsap, It Was Almost Like a Song, There's No Gettin' Over Me

19
672 395
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kentucky Bluebird, Don't Close Your Eyes, L.A. to Miami

20
706 343
Marty Robbins is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
A Christmas Remembered, Christmas With Marty Robbins, Marty! (disc 2)

21
827 536
Brad Paisley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Wheelhouse, Brad Paisley Christmas, I'm Gonna Miss Her

22
703 351
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
There's a Little Bit of Hank in Me, Christmas in My Home Town, Best of the Best: Inducted into the Hall of Fame 2000

23
606 413
John Denver is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Rocky Mountain Christmas, Christmas Like a Lullaby, A Christmas Together

24
865 656
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Red River Blue, Based on a True Story..., Blake Shelton

25
735 580
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Welcome to the Fishbowl, No Shoes, No Shirt

26
847 394
Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jailhouse Rock, The Sun Sessions, From Nashville to Memphis: The Essential '60s Masters

27
801 379
Hank Williams, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Old School New Rules, Three Hanks: Men With Broken Hearts, That's How They Do It in Dixie: The Essential Collection

28
561 413
Trace Adkins is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Honky Tonk Badonkadonk, Love Will..., Comin' on Strong

29
476 374
Buck Owens is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
The Buck Owens Collection (1959-1990), Christmas With Buck Owens and His Buckaroos, I Don't Care

30
646 332
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
A Travis Tritt Christmas: A Loving Time of Year, T-R-O-U-B-L-E, Country Club

31
517 333
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Looking for Christmas, Christmas With You, Put Yourself in My Shoes

32
862 245
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
It Won't Be Christmas Without You, Hillbilly Deluxe, Red Dirt Road

33
383 341
Charlie Rich is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Set Me Free, Behind Closed Doors, Fully Realized

34
831 212
Alabama is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Christmas Vol. II, Alabama Christmas, Feels So Right

35
620 529
Keith Urban is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Be Here, Get Closer, Love

36
492 277
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Welcome to My World, Whispering Hope, 18 Very Special Love Songs

37
494 435
Eric Church is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Carolina, Caught in the Act, Sinners Like Me

38
414 309
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kickin' It Up, Life's a Dance, John Michael Montgomery

39
594 595
Luke Bryan is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
I’ll Stay Me, Tailgates & Tanlines, Doin' My Thing

40
618 190
Don Williams is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Megan H added This Is Country, 36 All-Time Greatest Hits, New Moves/Traces

41
455 301
Kris Kristofferson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kristofferson, Full Moon, A Star Is Born

42
353 266
Ronnie Dunn is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Dunn, Grown Damn Man, Bleed Red

43
388 311
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Seminole Wind, Paradise, Country 'til I Die

44
481 328
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Long Black Train, Punching Bag, Long Black Train

45
440 362
Dierks Bentley is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Long Trip Alone, Modern Day Drifter, Up on the Ridge

46
337 237
Eddie Rabbitt is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Horizon, Ten Years Of Greatest Hits, Beatin' the Odds

47
294 259
Ricky Skaggs is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Honoring the Fathers of Bluegrass: Tribute to 1946 and 1947, Bluegrass Rules!, Ancient Tones

48
384 228
Ray Price is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Last of the Breed, Golden Sounds of Country Music, San Antonio Rose

49
347 291
Roger Miller is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Elemental Guitar

50
394 313
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Sticks and Stones, I See It Now, Alibis