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The Best Country Artists Of 2019, Ranked

Updated January 22, 2020 220.2k 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 Combs
    Luke Albert Combs (born March 2, 1990) is an American country music singer and songwriter.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Chris Stapleton
    Christopher Alvin Stapleton (born April 15, 1978) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    George Strait
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    Jon Pardi
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    Jason Aldean
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    Eric Church
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    Dierks Bentley
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    Blake Shelton
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    Cody Johnson
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    Morgan Wallen
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    Chris Young
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    Luke Bryan
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    Midland
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    Thomas Rhett
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    Old Dominion
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    Lee Brice
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    Carrie Underwood
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    Tim McGraw
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    Scotty McCreery
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    Chris Lane
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    Brett Eldredge
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    Dylan Scott
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    Keith Urban
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    Rascal Flatts
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    Brett Young
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