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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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2,122 836
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
2,409 928
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
1,540 677
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 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)

4
1,477 641
Hank Williams is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Cold, Cold Heart, Beyond the Sunset

5
1,584 590
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
1,700 614
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
1,489 720
Willie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Heroes, Pretty Paper, Countryman

8
1,311 420
Waylon Jennings is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dreaming My Dreams, A Man Called Hoss, Good Hearted Woman

9
1,157 478
Conway Twitty is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hello Darlin', Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man

10
1,701 843
Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 10 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

11
1,102 528
Randy Travis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
An Old Time Christmas, Worship & Faith, Heroes & Friends

12
1,006 703
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
773 526
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
763 605
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
945 627
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Christmas to Christmas, How Do You Like Me Now?!, Clancy's Tavern

16
871 492
Vince Gill is listed (or ranked) 16 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

17
853 484
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
743 364
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 18 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

19
593 458
Ronnie Milsap is listed (or ranked) 19 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

20
704 414
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kentucky Bluebird, Don't Close Your Eyes, L.A. to Miami

21
737 362
Marty Robbins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
A Christmas Remembered, Christmas With Marty Robbins, Marty! (disc 2)

22
898 419
Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jailhouse Rock, The Sun Sessions, From Nashville to Memphis: The Essential '60s Masters

23
868 570
Brad Paisley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Wheelhouse, Brad Paisley Christmas, I'm Gonna Miss Her

24
846 387
Hank Williams, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 24 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

25
910 686
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Red River Blue, Based on a True Story..., Blake Shelton