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Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican

Updated October 25, 2017 662.9k 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

    Dec. at 42 (1935-1977)
    Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), also known mononymously as Elvis, was...  more
  • Gene Klein (born Chaim Witz on August 25, 1949), known professionally as Gene Simmons, is an...  more
  • Kelly Brianne Clarkson (born April 24, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter, actress,...  more
  • Ted Nugent

    Age: 71
    Theodore Anthony Nugent (; born December 13, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist...  more
  • Hilary Erhard Duff (born September 28, 1987) is an American actress, singer, songwriter, and...  more
  • Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and...  more
  • Kid Rock

    Age: 49
    Robert James Ritchie (born January 17, 1971), known professionally as Kid Rock, is an American...  more
  • Randall Hank Williams (born May 26, 1949), known professionally as Hank Williams Jr., or...  more
  • David Scott Mustaine (born September 13, 1961) is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter,...  more
  • Johnny Ramone

    Dec. at 56 (1948-2004)
    John William Cummings (October 8, 1948 – September 15, 2004), known professionally as Johnny...  more
  • Frank Sinatra

    Dec. at 83 (1915-1998)
    Francis Albert Sinatra (; December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer, actor and...  more
  • Toby Keith

    Age: 59
    Toby Keith Covel (born July 8, 1961) is an American country singer, songwriter, actor, and...  more
  • Samuel Roy Hagar (born October 13, 1947), also known as The Red Rocker, is an American rock...  more
  • Tracy Darrell Adkins (born January 13, 1962) is an American country singer and actor. In 1998,...  more
  • Joe Perry

    Age: 70
    Anthony Joseph Pereira (born September 10, 1950) better known by his stage name, Joe Perry, is...  more
  • Kenneth Arnold Chesney (born March 26, 1968) is an American country music singer, songwriter,...  more
  • LL Cool J

    Age: 52
    James Todd Smith (born January 14, 1968), known professionally as LL Cool J (short for Ladies...  more
  • Margaret LeAnn Rimes Cibrian (born August 28, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter,...  more
  • Alice Cooper (born Vincent Damon Furnier; February 4, 1948) is an American singer, songwriter,...  more
  • Gloria Estefan (born September 1, 1957) is a Cuban-American singer, songwriter, actress, and...  more
  • Nicholas Scott Lachey ( lə-SHAY; born November 9, 1973) is an American actor, singer, and...  more
  • Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez (born February 3, 1977), known professionally as Daddy Yankee, is a...  more
  • Jessica Ann Johnson (born July 10, 1980) is an American singer, actress, and fashion designer....  more
  • Meat Loaf

    Age: 73
    Michael Lee Aday (born Marvin Lee Aday; September 27, 1947), known professionally as Meat...  more
  • Taylor Alison Swift (born December 13, 1989) is an American singer-songwriter. She is known...  more