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Country Singers Who Are Catholic

Updated September 30, 2021 9k views10 items

Many country singers are devoutly religious and a handful are practicing Catholics. Country singers who are Catholic come in many forms. Some famous Catholic country stars were raised in the faith while other Catholic country singers converted later in life. A few famous country singers who are Catholic incorporate their religion into their songs.

Who will you find on this top country singers who are Catholic list? Keith Urban became a devout Catholic after marrying his wife, Nicole Kidman. Aaron Neville's mother was a devout Catholic and raised her children in the faith.  Rosanne Cash was once Catholic, but she no longer practices the religion. Other famous country musicians who are Catholic featured on this list include Lorrie Morgan, Sammy Kershaw, and Collin Raye.

What's your favorite song by a Catholic country musician? Take a look at this list and find out.

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    Collin Raye converted to the Catholic faith in his early twenties. He often incorporates religious themes into his music.

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    • Age: 61
    • Birthplace: De Queen, Arkansas, United States of America
    • Nationality: United States of America
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    Steve Azar said, regarding his Catholic roots:

    "I come from a big Lebanese Catholic family and, although my family has been in America for generations and have strong southern roots and traditions, we still cook a big Lebanese feast on the holidays and special occasions."

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    • Age: 57
    • Birthplace: Greenville, Mississippi
    • Nationality: United States of America