List of famous country musicians with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

A country musician may refer to a kind of singer who is involved in the production of music that has elements of both traditional and popular music. Country musicians or singers are thus involved in music that is generally of folk style generally concerning the rural United States or the music inspired by the cow boys of Western America. This genre of country music has its roots in Southern United States, where it originated in the 1920’s and gained worldwide acclaim around the 1940’s. With the development of television, radio and other forms of mass communication devices, country, and music began to be listed to across the world and slowly gained popularity in other countries. In the 21st century, there are many famous and prominent country music singers and even country music bands that are immensely popular among music audiences. Some of the main characteristics of country music include strong instrumental elements that are often complemented by ballads and dance tunes. Here is a list of the famous country music singers. To learn some of the most intriguing and fascinating facts about their lives, scroll down and continue to read their biographies along with trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Keith Urban Keith Urban
Australian, New Zealander, American

Tim McGraw Tim McGraw
American

GG Allin GG Allin
American

Steve Earle Steve Earle
American

Sheb Wooley Sheb Wooley
American
Rory Feek Rory Feek
American

John PrineJohn Prine
American
Marie OsmondMarie Osmond
American

Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
American
Jason IsbellJason Isbell
American

Lyle LovettLyle Lovett
American

Alison KraussAlison Krauss
American
Patty GriffinPatty Griffin
American
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Vince GillVince Gill
American
Josh KelleyJosh Kelley
American

Natalie MainesNatalie Maines
American

Hank Williams IIIHank Williams III
American

Jerry ReedJerry Reed
American
Hillary ScottHillary Scott
American

Gram ParsonsGram Parsons
American

George JonesGeorge Jones
American

David Allan CoeDavid Allan Coe
American

Michael NesmithMichael Nesmith
American
Mary Chapin CarpenterMary Chapin Carpenter
American

Timothy B. SchmitTimothy B. Schmit
American
Randy MeisnerRandy Meisner
American

Toby KeithToby Keith
American

Jana KramerJana Kramer
American
Tanya TuckerTanya Tucker
American

Charley PrideCharley Pride
American
Jenny LewisJenny Lewis
American

Marty StuartMarty Stuart
American

Martina McBrideMartina McBride
American

Roy ClarkRoy Clark
American

Charles KelleyCharles Kelley
American
Jimmy WebbJimmy Webb
American

Iris DeMentIris DeMent
American

Bobbie GentryBobbie Gentry
American

Clint BlackClint Black
American
Eric ChurchEric Church
American
Jimmy NailJimmy Nail
British

Buck OwensBuck Owens
American

Sara EvansSara Evans
American

Mindy McCreadyMindy McCready
American
Dierks BentleyDierks Bentley
American

Bernie LeadonBernie Leadon
American
Roger MillerRoger Miller
American

Buffy Sainte-MarieBuffy Sainte-Marie
Canadian

Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
American
Jim ReevesJim Reeves
American

Don WilliamsDon Williams
American
Jennifer NettlesJennifer Nettles
American

Kellie PicklerKellie Pickler
American

Gene AutryGene Autry
American
Gretchen WilsonGretchen Wilson
American

Mac DavisMac Davis
American
Naomi JuddNaomi Judd
American

Rhett AkinsRhett Akins
American

Johnny Van ZantJohnny Van Zant
American

Lynn AndersonLynn Anderson
American
Josh RitterJosh Ritter
American

Uncle KrackerUncle Kracker
American

Lonnie DoneganLonnie Donegan
British, Scottish

Rhiannon GiddensRhiannon Giddens
American

Nicolette LarsonNicolette Larson
American
Freddy FenderFreddy Fender
American

Tennessee Ernie FordTennessee Ernie Ford
American
Johnny HortonJohnny Horton
American

Mickey GilleyMickey Gilley
American

Skeeter DavisSkeeter Davis
American
Hoyt AxtonHoyt Axton
American

Lari WhiteLari White
American
Mel TillisMel Tillis
American

Charlie RichCharlie Rich
American
Gregg HenryGregg Henry
American

Jake BuggJake Bugg
British

Sally TimmsSally Timms
British
Jake OwenJake Owen
American

Maybelle CarterMaybelle Carter
American
Grandpa JonesGrandpa Jones
American