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.

Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
(American)
Chris StapletonChris Stapleton
(American)

Garth BrooksGarth Brooks
(American)
Kacey MusgravesKacey Musgraves
(American)
Brad PaisleyBrad Paisley
(American)

Vince GillVince Gill
(American)
Marie OsmondMarie Osmond
(American)
Gram ParsonsGram Parsons
(American)

Alison KraussAlison Krauss
(American)
David Allan CoeDavid Allan Coe
(American)
Jerry ReedJerry Reed
(American)

Toby KeithToby Keith
(American)
Josh KelleyJosh Kelley
(American)
Dierks BentleyDierks Bentley
(American)

Lyle LovettLyle Lovett
(American)
Jana KramerJana Kramer
(American)
John PrineJohn Prine
(American)

Randy MeisnerRandy Meisner
(American)
Eric ChurchEric Church
(American)
Martina McBrideMartina McBride
(American)

Jennifer NettlesJennifer Nettles
(American)
Michael NesmithMichael Nesmith
(American)
Mindy McCreadyMindy McCready
(American)

Gretchen WilsonGretchen Wilson
(American)
Jason IsbellJason Isbell
(American)
Roy ClarkRoy Clark
(American)

Keith WhitleyKeith Whitley
(American)
Rhett AkinsRhett Akins
(American)
Bernie LeadonBernie Leadon
(American)

Tanya TuckerTanya Tucker
(American)
Kellie PicklerKellie Pickler
(American)
Hank Williams IIIHank Williams III
(American)

Bobbie GentryBobbie Gentry
(American)
Buck OwensBuck Owens
(American)
Jenny LewisJenny Lewis
(American)

Clint BlackClint Black
(American)
Marty StuartMarty Stuart
(American)
Hillary ScottHillary Scott
(American)

Natalie MainesNatalie Maines
(American)
Roger MillerRoger Miller
(American)
Don WilliamsDon Williams
(American)

Naomi JuddNaomi Judd
(American)
Mary Chapin CarpenterMary Chapin Carpenter
(American)
Sara EvansSara Evans
(American)

Jim ReevesJim Reeves
(American)
Jake OwenJake Owen
(American)
Brenda LeeBrenda Lee
(American)

Gene AutryGene Autry
(American)
Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
(American)
Jimmy NailJimmy Nail
(British)

Mac DavisMac Davis
(American)
Freddy FenderFreddy Fender
(American)
Jimmy WebbJimmy Webb
(American)

Hoyt AxtonHoyt Axton
(American)
Nicolette LarsonNicolette Larson
(American)
Danielle BradberyDanielle Bradbery
(American)

Charles KelleyCharles Kelley
(American)
Skeeter DavisSkeeter Davis
(American)
Buffy Sainte-MarieBuffy Sainte-Marie
(Canadian)

Johnny HortonJohnny Horton
(American)
Tennessee Ernie FordTennessee Ernie Ford
(American)
Sally TimmsSally Timms
(British)

Charlie RichCharlie Rich
(American)
Albert LeeAlbert Lee
(British)
Lynn AndersonLynn Anderson
(American)

Patty GriffinPatty Griffin
(American)
Ashley MonroeAshley Monroe
(American)
Iris DeMentIris DeMent
(American)

Grandpa JonesGrandpa Jones
(American)
Slim WhitmanSlim Whitman
(American)
Josh RitterJosh Ritter
(American)

Kasey ChambersKasey Chambers
(Australian)
Hank Williams, Jr.Hank Williams, Jr.
(American)
Billy Joe RoyalBilly Joe Royal
(American)

JewelJewel
(American)
Troy DonockleyTroy Donockley
(British)
Marit BjørgenMarit Bjørgen
(Norwegian)

Sherrié AustinSherrié Austin
(Australian)
Lee KernaghanLee Kernaghan
(Australian)
Therese JohaugTherese Johaug
(Norwegian)