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The Best Country Artists Of 2020, Ranked

Updated March 24, 2020 5.6k votes 230 voters 3.2k views59 items

List RulesOnly current artists releasing new music in 2020.

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Here are the best country artists of 2020, ranked by fans everywhere. Only including artists releasing new music, this list of current country music singers features rising stars, like Ashley McBryde and Gabby Barrett, as well as famous country music legends, like the Dixie Chicks, Dolly Parton, Garth Brooks, and Carrie Underwood. Current chart-toppers like Chris Young, Luke Bryan, and Jason Isbell, of course, find their place on this list as well. Likewise, no list of today's top country singers would be complete without Jon Pardi, Thomas Rhett, or Dustin Lynch. Who are the top country music stars of 2020?

Vote up the country music artists who are dominating the charts in 2020, and add your favorites if they deserve to be on this list. 

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    Jon Pardi
    Jonathan Ryan Pardi (born May 20, 1985) is an American country music singer, songwriter, and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Blake Shelton
    Blake Tollison Shelton (born June 18, 1976) is an American country singer and television... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Chris Young
    Christopher Alan Young (born June 12, 1985) is an American country music singer and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Dolly Parton
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    Garth Brooks
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    Brad Paisley
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    Carrie Underwood
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    Eric Church
    Kenneth Eric Church (born May 3, 1977) is an American country music singer-songwriter. He has... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Scotty McCreery
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    Little Big Town
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    Kacey Musgraves
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    Kenny Chesney
    Kenneth Arnold Chesney (born March 26, 1968) is an American country music singer, songwriter,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Tim McGraw
    Samuel Timothy McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is an American country singer and actor. McGraw has... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Jordan Davis
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    Keith Urban
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    Luke Bryan
    Thomas Luther "Luke" Bryan (born July 17, 1976) is an American country music singer and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Martina McBride
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    Carly Pearce
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    Brett Young
    Brett Charles Young (born March 23, 1981) is an American country pop singer and songwriter... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Morgan Wallen
    Morgan Cole Wallen (born May 13, 1993) is an American country music singer and songwriter. He... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Dustin Lynch
    Dustin Charles Lynch (born May 14, 1985) is an American country music singer and songwriter,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Kelsea Ballerini
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    Kane Brown
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    Tenille Townes
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    Thomas Rhett
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