The South

The Funniest Southern Comedians of All Time 

Ranker Comedy
Updated July 11, 2019 1.9k votes 567 voters 32.4k views 29 items

List Rules Vote up the funniest stand-up comedians who hail from the Southern states.

This list contains information about the best southern comedians, loosely ranked by user votes. The best southern comedians come in many forms. Some famous comedians from the south joke about family in their stand-up acts while other southern comedians crack wise about relationships. A few hilarious southern comedians have gone on to become some of the most successful stand-ups in the world.

Who will you find on this top southern comedians list? Jeff Foxworthy has to be at the top. As a member of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, Foxworthy wielded his southern charm and comedic wit to describe the many ways that “you might be a redneck.” His Blue Collar tour-mates – Larry the Cable Guy, Bill Engvall, and Ron White – are also among the best southern comedians.

Aziz Ansari has generated a huge fan base with his coastal comedy and pop culture references but the Master of None star was born in South Carolina. Other hilarious stand-ups featured on this top southern comedians list include Tig Notaro, Chris Tucker, and Jeff Dunham.

How will we ever determine which comedian deserves the top spot on this list? Help us decide by giving your favorites a thumbs up and get in on the conversation in the comments section.

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Chris Bliss is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Funniest Southern Comedians of All Time
Chris Bliss
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Rick Overton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Funniest Southern Comedians of All Time
Groundhog Day, Beverly Hills Cop, Cloverfield
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Joe Zimmerman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Funniest Southern Comedians of All Time
Joe Zimmerman
The Addams Family, Zombie Death House, Bad Girls from Mars
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Jeffrey Jena is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Funniest Southern Comedians of All Time
Jeffrey Jena