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The Best Country Artists Of 2020, Ranked

Updated March 24, 2020 6.1k votes 252 voters 3.8k views59 items

List RulesOnly current artists releasing new music in 2020.

Update: Follow Ranker's official New Country 2020 playlist on Spotify!

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 Pardi1
    Jonathan Ryan Pardi (born May 20, 1985) is an American country music singer, songwriter, and...  more
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  • Dolly Parton2
    Dolly Rebecca Parton (born January 19, 1946) is an American singer, songwriter,...  more
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  • Blake Shelton3
    Blake Tollison Shelton (born June 18, 1976) is an American country singer and television...  more
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  • Eric Church4
    Kenneth Eric Church (born May 3, 1977) is an American country music singer-songwriter. He has...  more
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  • Carrie Underwood5
    Carrie Marie Fisher (née Underwood; born March 10, 1983) is an American singer, songwriter,...  more
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  • Garth Brooks6
    Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962) is an American singer and songwriter. His...  more
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  • Chris Young7
    Christopher Alan Young (born June 12, 1985) is an American country music singer and...  more
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  • Brad Paisley8
    Brad Douglas Paisley (born October 28, 1972) is an American country music singer and...  more
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  • Scotty McCreery9
    Scott Cooke McCreery (born October 9, 1993) is an American country music singer. He won the...  more
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  • Little Big Town10
    Little Big Town is an American country music group. Founded in 1998, the group has comprised...  more
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  • Tim McGraw11
    Samuel Timothy McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is an American country singer and actor. McGraw has...  more
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  • Kacey Musgraves12
    Kacey Lee Musgraves (born August 21, 1988) is an American singer and songwriter. She has won...  more
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  • Kenny Chesney13
    Kenneth Arnold Chesney (born March 26, 1968) is an American country music singer, songwriter,...  more
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    Carly Cristyne Pearce (born April 24, 1990) is an American country music singer based in...  more
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  • Jordan Davis15
    Jordan Davis is an American country music singer signed to Universal Music Group Nashville's...  more
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  • Martina McBride16
    Martina Mariea McBride (née Schiff, born July 29, 1966) is an American country music...  more
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  • Luke Bryan17
    Thomas Luther "Luke" Bryan (born July 17, 1976) is an American country music singer and...  more
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  • Keith Urban18
    Keith Lionel Urban (born 26 October 1967) is a New Zealand singer, songwriter and record...  more
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  • Morgan Wallen19
    Morgan Cole Wallen (born May 13, 1993) is an American country music singer and songwriter. He...  more
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  • Brett Young20
    Brett Charles Young (born March 23, 1981) is an American country pop singer and songwriter...  more
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    Kelsea Nicole Ballerini (born September 12, 1993) is an American country pop singer and...  more
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    Tenille Townes (born January 20, 1994) is a Canadian country music singer, from Grande...  more
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  • Dustin Lynch23
    Dustin Charles Lynch (born May 14, 1985) is an American country music singer and songwriter,...  more
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    Thomas Rhett Akins, Jr., better known by his stage name Thomas Rhett, is an American country...  more
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    Kane Allen Brown (born October 21, 1993) is an American country music singer and songwriter....  more
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