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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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1,412 554
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
1,575 626
George Strait is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Strait Country

3
948 395
Hank Williams is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hank Williams Outlaw country, Western music, Folk music

4
1,007 430
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Jones Country

5
1,062 405
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
1,116 417
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alan Jackson Country, Neotraditional country

7
1,128 560
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
983 475
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
738 356
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
756 320
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
865 300
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
685 458
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

13
511 334
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
520 388
Dwight Yoakam is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dwight Yoakam Rockabilly, Country rock, Country

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15
621 427
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Toby Keith Country

16
564 326
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
564 333
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
598 384
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
459 275
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Whitley Country

20
369 320
Ronnie Milsap is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Milsap Blue-eyed soul, Country pop, Nashville sound

21
530 414
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Chesney Country

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22
617 465
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Blake Shelton Country

23
401 289
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
488 259
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charley Pride Country

25
562 278
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
476 232
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
597 280
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
327 256
Buck Owens is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Buck Owens Bakersfield sound, Country

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29
387 289
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
470 238
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Travis Tritt Country

31
600 186
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brooks & Dunn Country

32
254 248
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
359 246
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Clint Black Country

34
564 158
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
453 383
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

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36
283 220
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

37
354 296
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
420 427
Luke Bryan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Luke Bryan Country

39
259 223
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Anderson Country

40
331 242
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Josh Turner Bluegrass, Country

41
285 222
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tracy Lawrence Country

42
238 211
Roger Miller is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roger Miller Indie rock, Post-punk

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43
326 195
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jim Reeves Nashville sound, Country

44
243 194
Ronnie Dunn is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ronnie Dunn Country

45
300 207
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
183 188
Roy Clark is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Clark Country

47
422 136
Don Williams is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Megan H added Don Williams Pop music, Country rock, Country

48
301 264
Dierks Bentley is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dierks Bentley Country

49
199 185
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
255 246
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