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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2,000 786
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
2,280 878
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
1,397 596
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
1,451 636
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
1,505 566
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
1,612 580
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
1,614 802
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
1,400 687
Willie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Heroes, Pretty Paper, Countryman

9
1,028 501
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
1,233 411
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
1,089 459
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
958 663
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
723 502
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
728 572
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
829 468
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
807 458
Kenny Rogers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Christmas, Once Upon a Christmas, Christmas in America

17
888 601
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Christmas to Christmas, How Do You Like Me Now?!, Clancy's Tavern

18
564 435
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
671 394
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
702 343
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
824 534
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
701 351
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
605 412
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
864 654
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
735 578
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
844 393
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
798 378
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
559 412
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
473 373
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
646 331
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
514 333
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
861 244
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
381 341
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
829 210
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
619 526
Keith Urban is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Be Here, Get Closer, Love

36
490 276
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
494 433
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
413 307
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
594 593
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
617 190
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
452 300
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
353 265
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
388 310
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
480 326
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
440 361
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
335 236
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
294 258
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
382 228
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
346 289
Roger Miller is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Elemental Guitar

50
394 311
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