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
Tanya TuckerTanya Tucker
American

Marie OsmondMarie Osmond
American
Lyle LovettLyle Lovett
American

Natalie MainesNatalie Maines
American

Vince GillVince Gill
American
Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
American
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Gram ParsonsGram Parsons
American
Alison KraussAlison Krauss
American

Michael NesmithMichael Nesmith
American

Jason IsbellJason Isbell
American

Josh KelleyJosh Kelley
American
George JonesGeorge Jones
American

David Allan CoeDavid Allan Coe
American

Charley PrideCharley Pride
American

Jerry ReedJerry Reed
American

Jenny LewisJenny Lewis
American
Roy ClarkRoy Clark
American

Mindy McCreadyMindy McCready
American
Patty GriffinPatty Griffin
American

Toby KeithToby Keith
American

Jana KramerJana Kramer
American
Buck OwensBuck Owens
American

Randy MeisnerRandy Meisner
American
Roger MillerRoger Miller
American

Hank Williams IIIHank Williams III
American

Jennifer NettlesJennifer Nettles
American

Dierks BentleyDierks Bentley
American

Naomi JuddNaomi Judd
American
Rhiannon GiddensRhiannon Giddens
American

Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
American

Jim ReevesJim Reeves
American

Gene AutryGene Autry
American
Bobbie GentryBobbie Gentry
American
Rhett AkinsRhett Akins
American

Mary Chapin CarpenterMary Chapin Carpenter
American

Timothy B. SchmitTimothy B. Schmit
American

Marty StuartMarty Stuart
American
Don WilliamsDon Williams
American

Buffy Sainte-MarieBuffy Sainte-Marie
Canadian
Bernie LeadonBernie Leadon
American

Martina McBrideMartina McBride
American

Jimmy NailJimmy Nail
British
Mac DavisMac Davis
American

Eric ChurchEric Church
American
Josh RitterJosh Ritter
American

Lonnie DoneganLonnie Donegan
British, Scottish

Johnny Van ZantJohnny Van Zant
American
Sara EvansSara Evans
American

Clint BlackClint Black
American
Kellie PicklerKellie Pickler
American

Hillary ScottHillary Scott
American

Freddy FenderFreddy Fender
American

Gretchen WilsonGretchen Wilson
American
Nicolette LarsonNicolette Larson
American

Tennessee Ernie FordTennessee Ernie Ford
American

Uncle KrackerUncle Kracker
American

Jimmy WebbJimmy Webb
American

Skeeter DavisSkeeter Davis
American
Johnny HortonJohnny Horton
American

Charlie RichCharlie Rich
American
Hoyt AxtonHoyt Axton
American

Maybelle CarterMaybelle Carter
American

Jake OwenJake Owen
American
Grandpa JonesGrandpa Jones
American

Mel TillisMel Tillis
American
Albert LeeAlbert Lee
British

Charles KelleyCharles Kelley
American
Lynn AndersonLynn Anderson
American

Mickey GilleyMickey Gilley
American

Jake BuggJake Bugg
British
Gregg HenryGregg Henry
American

Iris DeMentIris DeMent
American
Deana CarterDeana Carter
American