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.

Kacey MusgravesKacey Musgraves
(American)
Garth BrooksGarth Brooks
(American)

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Marie OsmondMarie Osmond
(American)
Michael NesmithMichael Nesmith
(American)
Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
(American)

Chris StapletonChris Stapleton
(American)
Kellie PicklerKellie Pickler
(American)
Jerry ReedJerry Reed
(American)

Brenda LeeBrenda Lee
(American)
Alison KraussAlison Krauss
(American)
Brad PaisleyBrad Paisley
(American)

Mac DavisMac Davis
(American)
John PrineJohn Prine
(American)
Lyle LovettLyle Lovett
(American)

Vince GillVince Gill
(American)
Martina McBrideMartina McBride
(American)
Jana KramerJana Kramer
(American)

David Allan CoeDavid Allan Coe
(American)
Mindy McCreadyMindy McCready
(American)
Josh KelleyJosh Kelley
(American)

Toby KeithToby Keith
(American)
Keith WhitleyKeith Whitley
(American)
Jenny LewisJenny Lewis
(American)

Gene AutryGene Autry
(American)
Eric ChurchEric Church
(American)
Roy ClarkRoy Clark
(American)

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Dierks BentleyDierks Bentley
(American)
Gram ParsonsGram Parsons
(American)
Marty StuartMarty Stuart
(American)

Bobbie GentryBobbie Gentry
(American)
Tanya TuckerTanya Tucker
(American)
Sara EvansSara Evans
(American)

Jason IsbellJason Isbell
(American)
Natalie MainesNatalie Maines
(American)
Jim ReevesJim Reeves
(American)

Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
(American)
Hank Williams IIIHank Williams III
(American)
Randy MeisnerRandy Meisner
(American)

Naomi JuddNaomi Judd
(American)
Hoyt AxtonHoyt Axton
(American)
Roger MillerRoger Miller
(American)

Jennifer NettlesJennifer Nettles
(American)
Buck OwensBuck Owens
(American)
Jake OwenJake Owen
(American)

Clint BlackClint Black
(American)
Don WilliamsDon Williams
(American)
Hillary ScottHillary Scott
(American)

Tennessee Ernie FordTennessee Ernie Ford
(American)
Gretchen WilsonGretchen Wilson
(American)
Buffy Sainte-MarieBuffy Sainte-Marie
(Canadian)

Bernie LeadonBernie Leadon
(American)
Rhett AkinsRhett Akins
(American)
Jimmy NailJimmy Nail
(British)

Freddy FenderFreddy Fender
(American)
Sally TimmsSally Timms
(British)
Nicolette LarsonNicolette Larson
(American)

Mary Chapin CarpenterMary Chapin Carpenter
(American)
Charlie RichCharlie Rich
(American)
Ashley MonroeAshley Monroe
(American)

Johnny HortonJohnny Horton
(American)
Jimmy WebbJimmy Webb
(American)
Skeeter DavisSkeeter Davis
(American)

Danielle BradberyDanielle Bradbery
(American)
Patty GriffinPatty Griffin
(American)
Albert LeeAlbert Lee
(British)

Lynn AndersonLynn Anderson
(American)
Charles KelleyCharles Kelley
(American)
Therese JohaugTherese Johaug
(Norwegian)

Grandpa JonesGrandpa Jones
(American)
Iris DeMentIris DeMent
(American)
Slim WhitmanSlim Whitman
(American)

Josh RitterJosh Ritter
(American)
Kasey ChambersKasey Chambers
(Australian)
Petter NorthugPetter Northug
(Norwegian)

Marit BjørgenMarit Bjørgen
(Norwegian)
Troy DonockleyTroy Donockley
(British)
Billy Joe RoyalBilly Joe Royal
(American)

Hank Williams, Jr.Hank Williams, Jr.
(American)
JewelJewel
(American)
Sherrié AustinSherrié Austin
(Australian)