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The Best Country Artists Of The Decade  

Jovaughn Brown
1.6k votes 50 voters 109 items

List Rules Vote up the artists based only on their music from 2010 to 2019.

Here are the best country artists of the decade, ranked by fans everywhere. Featuring female country singers, classic country musicians, and country bands, this list of the top 2010s country artists includes Grammy winners Kacey Musgraves, Chris Stapleton, Zac Brown, Miranda Lambert, and Lady Antebellum. The 2010s decade was filled with so many good country acts, but which artists stood out from the rest?   

Vote up the best country artists of the 2010s, and add your favorites if they deserve to be on this list. 

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1
Brad Paisley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Moonshine in the Trunk (2014)

Wheelhouse (2013)

This Is Country Music (2011)

2
Chris Stapleton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

From a Room: Volume 2 (2017)

From a Room: Volume 1 (2017)

Traveller (2015)

3
George Strait is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Cold Beer Conversation (2015)

Love Is Everything (2013)

Here for a Good Time (2011)

4
Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Angels and Alcohol (2015)

Thirty Miles West (2012)

Freight Train (2010)

5
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade
Josh Turner

Deep South (2017)

Punching Bag (2012)

aywire (2010)

6
Toby Keith is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

35 MPH Town (2015)

Clancy's Tavern (2011)

Bullets in the Gun (2010)

7
Trace Adkins is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Something's Going On (2017)

Proud to Be Here (2011)

Cowboy's Back in Town (2010)

8
Chris Young is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

I'm Comin' Over (2015)

A.M. (2013)

Neon (2011)

9
Carrie Underwood is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Storyteller (2015)

Blown Away (2012)

10
Luke Bryan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Kill The Lights (2015)

Crash My Party (2013)

Tailgates & Tanlines (2011)

11
Darius Rucker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Southern Style (2015)

True Believers (2013)

Charleston, SC 1966 (2010)

12
Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Gunslinger (2016)

Man Against Machine (2014)

13
Jason Aldean is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

They Don't Know (2016)

Old Boots, New Dirt (2014)

Night Train (2012)

14
Rodney Atkins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Take a Back Road (2011)

15
Luke Combs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

This One's for You (2017)

16
Joe Nichols is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Crickets (2013)

17
Danielle Bradbery is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

I Don't Believe We've Met (2017)

Danielle Bradbery (2013)

18
Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

The Rest of Our Life (2017)

Sundown Heaven Town (2014)

Two Lanes of Freedom (2013)

19
Justin Moore is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Kinda Don't Care (2016)

Off the Beaten Path (2013)

Outlaws Like Me (2011)

20
Blake Shelton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

If I'm Honest (2016)

Bringing Back the Sunshine (2014)

Red River Blue (2011)

21
Kenny Chesney is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

The Big Revival (2014)

Welcome to the Fishbowl (2012)

Hemingway's Whiskey (2010)

22
Lanco is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Hallelujah Nights (2018)

23
Lee Brice is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

I Don't Dance (2014)

Hard 2 Love (2012)

Love Like Crazy (2010)

24
Scotty McCreery is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Seasons Change (2018)

See You Tonight (2013)

Clear as Day (2011)

25
Eric Church is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Country Artists Of The Decade

Desperate Man (2018)

The Outsiders (2014)

Chief (2011)