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Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican

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List Rules Must 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 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
Dec. at 42 (1935-1977)
Elvis Aaron Presley was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as "the King of Rock and ...more
Ted Nugent is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 70
Theodore Anthony "Ted" Nugent is an American musician, hunter, and political activist from Detroit, Michigan. Nugent initially gained fame as the lead guitarist of The Amboy Dukes ...more
Kid Rock is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 48
Robert James Ritchie, known by his stage name Kid Rock, is an American singer-songwriter, rapper, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and actor. His 1998 studio album Devil Without a Cause sold 13 ...more
Gene Simmons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 69
Gene Simmons is an Israeli-born American rock bass guitarist, singer-songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, actor, and television personality. Known by his stage persona The Demon, he is the ...more
Hank Williams, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 69
Randall Hank Williams, better known as Hank Williams Jr. and Bocephus, is an American singer-songwriter and musician. His musical style is often considered a blend of Southern rock, blues, and ...more
Dave Mustaine is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 57
David Scott "Dave" Mustaine is an American musician. He was the original lead guitarist for the American heavy metal band Metallica and is the co-founder, rhythm and lead guitarist, ...more
Johnny Ramone is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
Dec. at 56 (1948-2004)
John William Cummings, better known by his stage name Johnny Ramone, was an American guitarist and songwriter, best known for being the guitarist for the punk rock band the Ramones. He was a ...more
Frank Sinatra is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
Dec. at 83 (1915-1998)
Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra was an American singer, actor, director, and producer. Beginning his musical career in the swing era as a boy singer with Harry James and Tommy Dorsey, ...more
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 57
Toby Keith Covel, best known as Toby Keith, is an American country music singer-songwriter, record producer, and actor. Keith released his first four studio albums—1993's Toby Keith, 1994's ...more
Sammy Hagar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 71
Samuel Roy "Sammy" Hagar, also known as The Red Rocker, is an American rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter and musician. Hagar came to prominence in the 1970s with the hard rock band ...more
Trace Adkins is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 57
Tracy Darrell "Trace" Adkins is an American singer and actor. He made his debut in 1995 with the album Dreamin' Out Loud, released on Capitol Records Nashville. Since then, Adkins has ...more
Joe Perry is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 68
Anthony Joseph "Joe" Pereira is the lead guitarist, backing and occasional lead vocalist, and contributing songwriter for the rock band Aerosmith. He was ranked 84th in Rolling Stone's ...more
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 50
Kenneth Arnold "Kenny" Chesney is an American singer and songwriter. He has recorded eleven albums, nine of which have been certified gold or higher by the RIAA. He has also produced ...more
Kelly Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 36
Kelly Brianne Clarkson is an American singer and songwriter. In 2002, she rose to fame after winning the first season of American Idol, and has since been established as "The Original ...more
LL Cool J is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 51
James Todd Smith, better known as LL Cool J, is an American rapper, entrepreneur, and actor. He is known for pioneering hip-hop tracks such as "I Can't Live Without My Radio", ...more
LeAnn Rimes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 36
Margaret LeAnn Rimes Cibrian, known professionally as LeAnn Rimes, is an American country and pop singer. Known for her rich vocals, Rimes rose to stardom at age 13 following the release of the ...more
Alice Cooper is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 71
Alice Cooper is an American singer, songwriter, musician, and occasional actor whose career spans five decades. With a stage show that features guillotines, electric chairs, fake blood, boa ...more
Gloria Estefan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 61
Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García de Estefan, known professionally as Gloria Estefan, is a Cuban American singer, songwriter, actress, and entrepreneur. She is one of the ...more
Nick Lachey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 45
Nicholas Scott "Nick" Lachey is an American singer-songwriter, actor, producer, and television personality. Lachey rose to fame as the lead singer of the multi-platinum selling boy ...more
Daddy Yankee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 42
Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez, known by his stage name Daddy Yankee, is a Puerto Rican reggaeton singer, songwriter, producer and actor. Ayala was born in Río Piedras, San ...more
Hilary Duff is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 31
Hilary Erhard Duff is an American singer, songwriter, actress, model and fashion designer. Duff began her acting career at a young age, and quickly became labeled a teen idol as the starring ...more
Jessica Simpson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 38
Jessica Ann Johnson is an American singer, songwriter, actress, reality television personality and fashion designer who made her debut in 1999. Since that time, Simpson has made many recordings, ...more
Meat Loaf is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 71
Michael Lee Aday better known by his stage name Meat Loaf is an American musician and actor. He is noted for the Bat Out of Hell album trilogy consisting of Bat Out of Hell, Bat Out of Hell II: ...more
Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 29
Taylor Alison Swift is an American singer-songwriter. Raised in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, Swift moved to Nashville, Tennessee, at the age of 14 to pursue a career in country music. She signed ...more
Wayne Newton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
age 76
Carson Wayne Newton is an American singer and entertainer. One of the best-known entertainers in Las Vegas, Nevada, he is known by the nicknames The Midnight Idol, Mr. Las Vegas and Mr. ...more