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The Best Country Artists Of 2019, Ranked

Updated January 22, 2020 228.6k views52 items

List RulesOnly artists releasing new music in 2019.

Updated: check out our list of the top 50 country music artists of 2020!

Here are the best country artists of 2019, ranked by fans everywhere. Only including artists releasing new music, this list of current country music singers features rising stars, like Kacey Musgraves and Jordan Davis, as well as famous country music legends, like George Strait, Tim McGraw and Carrie Underwood. Current chart-toppers like Chris Young, Luke Combs, and Chris Stapleton, of course, find their place on this list as well. Likewise, no list of today's country singers would be complete without Jon Pardi, Thomas Rhett, or American Idol's Lee Brice.Who are the top country music stars of 2019?

Vote up the country music artists who are dominating the charts in 2019, and add your favorites if they deserve to be on this list. 

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  • Luke Combs1
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  • Chris Stapleton2
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  • George Strait3
    George Harvey Strait Sr. (born May 18, 1952) is an American country music singer, songwriter,...  more
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  • Jon Pardi4
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  • Dierks Bentley7
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  • Blake Shelton8
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  • Luke Bryan12
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  • Midland13
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  • Old Dominion15
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  • Lee Brice16
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  • Carrie Underwood17
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  • Tim McGraw18
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