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Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican

Updated October 25, 2017 653.7k views69 items

List RulesMust have shown or mentioned in interviews public support for Republican candidates or conservative causes at some point in career

You may not think there are many Republican musicians, but you'd be wrong. Hollywood may be known for it's liberal leanings, but plenty of conservative bands, conservative singers, and conservative musicians have found success. This list of Republican singers, bands, and musicians is organized alphabetically by first name or band name. This list includes people or groups who have declared themselves to be full-fledged conservatives, as well as singers, bands, etc who have at one point publicly supported a Republican candidate or candidates. As you can see, Republican country singers and conservative country artists make up a lot of the list.

A full list of all Republican celebrities, including actors, writers, and TV personalities can be found here.
  • Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley

    Age: Died at 42 (1935-1977)

    BirthplaceTupelo, Mississippi, USA

    Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), also known mononymously as Elvis, was...  more
  • Gene Simmons

    BirthplaceTirat Carmel, Israel

    Gene Klein (born Chaim Witz on August 25, 1949), known professionally as Gene Simmons, is an...  more
  • Kelly Clarkson

    BirthplaceFort Worth, Texas, United States of America

    Kelly Brianne Clarkson (born April 24, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter, actress,...  more
  • Ted Nugent

    Ted Nugent

    Age: 71

    BirthplaceMichigan, USA, Redford

    Theodore Anthony Nugent (; born December 13, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist...  more
  • Hilary Duff

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    Hilary Erhard Duff (born September 28, 1987) is an American actress, singer, songwriter, and...  more
  • Britney Spears

    BirthplaceMcComb, Mississippi, United States of America

    Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and...  more
  • Kid Rock

    Kid Rock

    Age: 49

    BirthplaceRomeo, Michigan, United States of America

    Robert James Ritchie (born January 17, 1971), known professionally as Kid Rock, is an American...  more
  • Hank Williams, Jr.

    BirthplaceUSA, Shreveport, Louisiana

    Randall Hank Williams (born May 26, 1949), known professionally as Hank Williams Jr., or...  more
  • Dave Mustaine

    BirthplaceLa Mesa, California, USA

    David Scott Mustaine (born September 13, 1961) is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter,...  more
  • Johnny Ramone

    Johnny Ramone

    Dec. at 56 (1948-2004)

    BirthplaceContiguous United States, New York, United States of America, United States, with Territories

    John William Cummings (October 8, 1948 – September 15, 2004), known professionally as Johnny...  more
  • Frank Sinatra

    Frank Sinatra

    Dec. at 83 (1915-1998)

    BirthplaceHoboken, New Jersey, United States of America

    Francis Albert Sinatra (; December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer, actor and...  more
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  • Toby Keith

    Toby Keith

    Age: 59

    BirthplaceClinton, Oklahoma, United States of America

    Toby Keith Covel (born July 8, 1961) is an American country singer, songwriter, actor, and...  more
  • Sammy Hagar

    BirthplaceSalinas, California, United States of America

    Samuel Roy Hagar (born October 13, 1947), also known as The Red Rocker, is an American rock...  more
  • Trace Adkins

    BirthplaceSarepta, Louisiana, United States of America

    Tracy Darrell Adkins (born January 13, 1962) is an American country singer and actor. In 1998,...  more
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  • Joe Perry

    Joe Perry

    Age: 70

    BirthplaceLawrence, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Anthony Joseph Pereira (born September 10, 1950) better known by his stage name, Joe Perry, is...  more
  • Kenny Chesney

    BirthplaceKnoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

    Kenneth Arnold Chesney (born March 26, 1968) is an American country music singer, songwriter,...  more
  • LL Cool J

    LL Cool J

    Age: 52

    BirthplaceBay Shore, New York

    James Todd Smith (born January 14, 1968), known professionally as LL Cool J (short for Ladies...  more
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  • LeAnn Rimes

    BirthplaceJackson, Mississippi, United States of America

    Margaret LeAnn Rimes Cibrian (born August 28, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter,...  more
  • Alice Cooper

    BirthplaceArea code 313, Metro Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, Contiguous United States

    Alice Cooper (born Vincent Damon Furnier; February 4, 1948) is an American singer, songwriter,...  more
  • Gloria Estefan

    BirthplaceHavana, Cuba

    Gloria Estefan (born September 1, 1957) is a Cuban-American singer, songwriter, actress, and...  more
  • Nick Lachey

    BirthplaceHarlan, Kentucky, United States of America

    Nicholas Scott Lachey ( lə-SHAY; born November 9, 1973) is an American actor, singer, and...  more
  • Daddy Yankee

    BirthplaceRío Piedras, Puerto Rico

    Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez (born February 3, 1977), known professionally as Daddy Yankee, is a...  more
  • Jessica Simpson

    BirthplaceAbilene, Texas

    Jessica Ann Johnson (born July 10, 1980) is an American singer, actress, and fashion designer....  more
  • Meat Loaf

    Meat Loaf

    Age: 73

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Dallas

    Michael Lee Aday (born Marvin Lee Aday; September 27, 1947), known professionally as Meat...  more
  • Taylor Swift

    BirthplaceReading, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Taylor Alison Swift (born December 13, 1989) is an American singer-songwriter. She is known...  more