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List Rules Vote up your favorite top male country singers! No girls allowed!

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?

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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739 279
George Strait is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Strait Country

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2
653 263
Johnny Cash is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Johnny Cash Outlaw country, Christian music, Americana

3
483 196
George Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
George Jones Country

4
509 190
Merle Haggard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Merle Haggard Outlaw country, Bakersfield sound, Country

5
403 183
Hank Williams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hank Williams Outlaw country, Western music, Folk music

6
511 202
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alan Jackson Country, Neotraditional country

7
438 207
Willie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Willie Nelson Outlaw country, Americana, Traditional pop music

8
539 254
Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Garth Brooks Country pop, Rock music, Country rock

9
383 155
Conway Twitty is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Conway Twitty Rock and roll, Country

10
457 178
Waylon Jennings is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Waylon Jennings Outlaw country, Country rock, Progressive country

11
354 168
Randy Travis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Randy Travis Gospel music, Country, Neotraditional country

12
346 211
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tim McGraw Country, Southern rock

13
232 154
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
320 199
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Toby Keith Country

15
258 190
Dwight Yoakam is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Dwight Yoakam Rockabilly, Country rock, Country

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275 155
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
275 167
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
205 145
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
292 97
Brooks & Dunn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brooks & Dunn Country

20
240 125
Charley Pride is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Charley Pride Country

21
298 182
Brad Paisley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Brad Paisley Americana, Rock music, Country rock

22
230 119
Marty Robbins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Marty Robbins Pop music, Rockabilly, Rock and roll

23
260 192
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kenny Chesney Country

24
218 121
Keith Whitley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Whitley Country

25
285 140
Elvis Presley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Elvis Presley Christian music, Pop music, Rock music

26
274 80
Alabama is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Alabama Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

27
164 114
Buck Owens is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Buck Owens Bakersfield sound, Country

28
267 157
Hank Williams, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Hank Williams, Jr. Outlaw country, Country rock, Country

29
305 240
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Blake Shelton Country

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237 126
Travis Tritt is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Travis Tritt Country

31
176 134
John Denver is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Denver Western music, Pop music, Traditional music

32
132 113
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
173 129
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Clint Black Country

34
175 146
Trace Adkins is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Trace Adkins Blues-rock, Country rock, Country

35
168 84
Jim Reeves is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Jim Reeves Nashville sound, Country

36
225 181
Keith Urban is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Keith Urban Country pop, Contemporary Country, Country rock

37
209 59
Don Williams is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Megan H added Don Williams Pop music, Country rock, Country

38
133 63
Ray Price is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Ray Price Traditional pop music, Country, Western swing

39
154 111
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Josh Turner Bluegrass, Country

40
133 59
Roy Orbison is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Orbison Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

41
142 104
Tracy Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Tracy Lawrence Country

42
127 109
John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
John Anderson Country

43
125 114
John Michael Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time

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44
165 135
Eric Church is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Eric Church Outlaw country, Country rock, Country

45
117 98
Roger Miller is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roger Miller Indie rock, Post-punk

46
107 64
Mel Tillis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Mel Tillis Outlaw country, Country

47
91 77
Roy Clark is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Roy Clark Country

48
138 89
Kris Kristofferson is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Kris Kristofferson Outlaw country, Rock music, Folk music

49
97 77
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
100 65
Lefty Frizzell is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Male Country Singers of All Time
Lefty Frizzell Country