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The Best Country Artists Of The 2010s

Updated January 2, 2020 14.8k votes 462 voters 15.3k 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. 

  • Luke Combs1

    This One's for You (2017)

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  • Brooks & Dunn2

    Reboot (2019)

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  • George Strait3

    Cold Beer Conversation (2015)

    Love Is Everything (2013)

    Here for a Good Time (2011)

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  • Chris Stapleton4

    From a Room: Volume 2 (2017)

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    Traveller (2015)

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  • Alan Jackson5

    Angels and Alcohol (2015)

    Thirty Miles West (2012)

    Freight Train (2010)

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  • Dierks Bentley6

    Black (2016)

    Riser (2014)

    Home (2012)

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  • Eric Church7

    Desperate Man (2018)

    The Outsiders (2014)

    Chief (2011)

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  • Jason Aldean8

    They Don't Know (2016)

    Old Boots, New Dirt (2014)

    Night Train (2012)

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  • Jon Pardi9

    Heartache Medication (2019)

    California Sunrise (2016)

    Write You a Song (2014)

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  • Josh Turner10

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    Deep South (2017)

    Punching Bag (2012)

    aywire (2010)

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  • Darius Rucker11

    Southern Style (2015)

    True Believers (2013)

    Charleston, SC 1966 (2010)

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  • Brad Paisley12

    Moonshine in the Trunk (2014)

    Wheelhouse (2013)

    This Is Country Music (2011)

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  • Toby Keith13

    35 MPH Town (2015)

    Clancy's Tavern (2011)

    Bullets in the Gun (2010)

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  • Carrie Underwood14

    Storyteller (2015)

    Blown Away (2012)

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  • Chris Young15

    I'm Comin' Over (2015)

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    Neon (2011)

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  • Garth Brooks16

    Gunslinger (2016)

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  • Tim McGraw17

    The Rest of Our Life (2017)

    Sundown Heaven Town (2014)

    Two Lanes of Freedom (2013)

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  • Trace Adkins18

    Something's Going On (2017)

    Proud to Be Here (2011)

    Cowboy's Back in Town (2010)

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  • Reba McEntire19

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

    Love Somebody (2015)

    All the Women I Am (2010)

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  • Kenny Chesney20

    The Big Revival (2014)

    Welcome to the Fishbowl (2012)

    Hemingway's Whiskey (2010)

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  • Miranda Lambert21

    The Weight of These Wings (2016)

    Platinum (2014)

    Four the Record (2011)

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  • Blake Shelton22

    If I'm Honest (2016)

    Bringing Back the Sunshine (2014)

    Red River Blue (2011)

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  • Martina McBride23

    Everlasting (2014)

    Eleven (2011)

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  • Lauren Alaina24

    Road Less Traveled (2017)

    Wildflower (2011)

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  • Billy Currington25

    Summer Forever (2015)

    We Are Tonight (2013)

    Enjoy Yourself (2010)

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