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The Best Country Artists Of The 2010s

Updated January 2, 2020 14.7k votes 520 voters 18.6k views109 items

List RulesVote 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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    This One's for You (2017)

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  • 2

    Cold Beer Conversation (2015)

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  • 3

    From a Room: Volume 2 (2017)

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    Traveller (2015)

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  • 4

    Reboot (2019)

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  • 5

    Black (2016)

    Riser (2014)

    Home (2012)

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  • 6

    Angels and Alcohol (2015)

    Thirty Miles West (2012)

    Freight Train (2010)

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    They Don't Know (2016)

    Old Boots, New Dirt (2014)

    Night Train (2012)

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  • 8

    Desperate Man (2018)

    The Outsiders (2014)

    Chief (2011)

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  • 9

    35 MPH Town (2015)

    Clancy's Tavern (2011)

    Bullets in the Gun (2010)

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    Josh Turner

    Deep South (2017)

    Punching Bag (2012)

    aywire (2010)

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  • 11

    Heartache Medication (2019)

    California Sunrise (2016)

    Write You a Song (2014)

  • 12

    Southern Style (2015)

    True Believers (2013)

    Charleston, SC 1966 (2010)

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  • 13

    Moonshine in the Trunk (2014)

    Wheelhouse (2013)

    This Is Country Music (2011)

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  • 14

    Storyteller (2015)

    Blown Away (2012)

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  • 15

    Sing It Now: Songs of Faith & Hope (2017)

    Love Somebody (2015)

    All the Women I Am (2010)

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  • 16

    The Big Revival (2014)

    Welcome to the Fishbowl (2012)

    Hemingway's Whiskey (2010)

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  • 17

    If I'm Honest (2016)

    Bringing Back the Sunshine (2014)

    Red River Blue (2011)

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  • 18

    The Rest of Our Life (2017)

    Sundown Heaven Town (2014)

    Two Lanes of Freedom (2013)

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  • 19

    Something's Going On (2017)

    Proud to Be Here (2011)

    Cowboy's Back in Town (2010)

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  • 20

    I'm Comin' Over (2015)

    A.M. (2013)

    Neon (2011)

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  • 21

    Summer Forever (2015)

    We Are Tonight (2013)

    Enjoy Yourself (2010)

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  • 22

    Gunslinger (2016)

    Man Against Machine (2014)

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  • 23

    Kinda Don't Care (2016)

    Off the Beaten Path (2013)

    Outlaws Like Me (2011)

  • 24

    Everlasting (2014)

    Eleven (2011)

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  • 25

    The Breaker (2017)

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