Country Singers | Country Music

A country musician is a musician that originated in the Southern states of the USA, and draws inspiration from the history of the region. Country musicians write and play music that are often simple in form and typically accompanied by string instruments such as the guitar or the banjo. Country music is often played to dance to, or is in the form of a love ballad. One of the most famous country musicians of all time is Dolly Parton, who has written some absolute tunes.

What is country music?

Country music is a popular genre of music that originated from blues, old-time music, and American folk music. Country music often features ballads and dance tunes often inspired by working-class American life. The songs of country music feature string instruments like banjos, electric and acoustic guitars, and fiddles.

What do country singers sing about?

Country singers often sing about subjects that are universally relatable to a large audience. These subjects include religion, the southern United States, alcohol, and reflections that evoke nostalgia for the past. Country singers also sing about their love and family relationships and their everyday life situations and surroundings.

Where did country music begin?

The birthplace of country music has been established to be Bristol, Tennessee due to the impact of the Bristol recording sessions of 1927. Country music spread through the regions of the Southern and Southwestern United States and its place within music was established in the 1920s. East Tennessee continues to inspire country music today.

Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.
6’4” | 1.93 m
June 18, 1976
Blake Shelton
193.000
1976.00
410000
3D
Blake Shelton
5’3” | 1.60 m
March 10, 1983
Carrie Underwood
160.000
1983.00
369000
3D
Carrie Underwood
5’0” | 1.52 m
January 19, 1946
Dolly Parton
152.000
1946.00
632000
3D
Dolly Parton
6’0” | 1.83 m
February 7, 1962
Garth Brooks
183.000
1962.00
248000
3D
Garth Brooks
5’10” | 1.78 m
May 18, 1952
George Strait
178.000
1952.00
173000
3D
George Strait
5’9” | 1.75 m
December 31, 1943
John Denver
175.000
1943.00
171000
3D
John Denver
6’2” | 1.88 m
February 26, 1932
Johnny Cash
188.000
1932.00
404000
3D
Johnny Cash
5’5” | 1.65 m
August 21, 1988
Kacey Musgraves
165.000
1988.00
400000
3D
Kacey Musgraves
5’10” | 1.78 m
October 26, 1967
Keith Urban
178.000
1967.00
162000
3D
Keith Urban
6’0” | 1.83 m
August 21, 1938
Kenny Rogers
183.000
1938.00
155000
3D
Kenny Rogers
5’2" | 1.57 m
April 14, 1932
Loretta Lynn
157.000
1932.00
224000
3D
Loretta Lynn
6’0” | 1.83 m
July 17, 1976
Luke Bryan
183.000
1976.00
214000
3D
Luke Bryan
5’4” | 1.63 m
November 10, 1983
Miranda Lambert
163.000
1983.00
286000
3D
Miranda Lambert
5’7” | 1.70 m
March 28, 1955
Reba McEntire
170.000
1955.00
163000
3D
Reba McEntire
5’4” | 1.63 m
August 28, 1965
Shania Twain
163.000
1965.00
262000
3D
Shania Twain
6’0” | 1.83 m
May 1, 1967
Tim McGraw
183.000
1967.00
149000
3D
Tim McGraw
5’6” | 1.68 m
April 29, 1933
Willie Nelson
168.000
1933.00
394000
3D
Willie Nelson
Kenny Rogers
Height comparison diagram of Kenny Rogers compared to other musicians

Kenny Rogers is an American country star. Born in Houston, Texas in 1938, he began making music in the 1950s as part of different musical groups and began his solo career in the 1970s. One of his most well-known songs is the 1978 hit, The Gambler, for which he won a Grammy in 1980. He has collaborated with several stars, including Dolly Parton, Lionel Richie and Sheena Easton. He has sold more than 100 million records worldwide and remains one of the most popular country stars in the world. He retired from music in 2017, at the age of 81.

Kenny Rogers had a height of 6’0” (1.83 m).

Collection of elevation drawings of Kenny Rogers with overall height
Kenny Rogers is an American country star. Born in Houston, Texas in 1938, he began making music in the 1950s as part of different musical groups and began his solo career in the 1970s. One of his most well-known songs is the 1978 hit, The Gambler, for which he won a Grammy in 1980.

Kenny Rogers had a height of 6’0” (1.83 m).

Collection of elevation drawings of Kenny Rogers with overall height
Kenny Rogers
Height:
6’0” | 1.83 m
Width:
Length:
Depth:
Weight:
Area:

Years Active: 1956-2017

Death: March 20, 2020 (81)

Given Name
Kenneth Ray Rogers
Birthday
August 21, 1938

Drawings include:
Kenny Rogers elevations (assorted), performing

Details & Downloads

Downloads

2D Downloads

Right Click and 'Save As' to Download

3D Downloads

Carrie Underwood
Size comparison drawings of Carrie Underwood comparing the heights of other related musicians

Carrie Underwood is an American singer songwriter. In 2005 she won the fourth season of American Idol which rocketed her to fame. She is known for her wide vocal range and her distinctive country style. Her debut album Some Hearts became the best-selling solo female debut album in country music history. Her most well- known songs include ‘Jesus, Take the Wheel’, ‘Before He Cheats’ and ‘Cowboy Casanova’. She has won seven Grammy awards and is ranked as one of the best-selling female artists of all time.

Carrie Underwood has a height of 5’3” (1.60 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of Carrie Underwood with height measurements
Carrie Underwood is an American singer songwriter. In 2005 she won the fourth season of American Idol which rocketed her to fame. She is known for her wide vocal range and her distinctive country style. Her debut album Some Hearts became the best-selling solo female debut album in country music.

Carrie Underwood has a height of 5’3” (1.60 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of Carrie Underwood with height measurements
Carrie Underwood
Height:
5’3” | 1.60 m
Width:
Length:
Depth:
Weight:
Area:

Years Active: 2005-present

Given Name
Carrie Marie Underwood
Birthday
March 10, 1983

Drawings include:
Carrie Underwood elevations (assorted), performing

Details & Downloads

Downloads

2D Downloads

Right Click and 'Save As' to Download

3D Downloads

Loretta Lynn
Size comparison drawings of Loretta Lynn comparing the heights of other related musicians

American singer and songwriter Loretta Lynn has many awards and accolades. She has also made groundbreaking breakthroughs in country music. Her career in country music spans six decades, and she has done fifty years of road tours. Loretta Lynn has won three Grammy Awards from eighteen nominations. In 1970 she became the only female to take home the ACM Artist of the Decade title. Loretta Lynn has had eleven of her albums and twenty-four hit singles take number one positions. Her music career began in local clubs in 1950. Besides music, she has also done films. Her other awards include seven American Music Awards, eight Country Music Association awards, and the most decorated woman in country music. In 2008, Loretta Lynn was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Loretta Lynn has a height of 5’2" (1.57 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of Loretta Lynn with height measurements
American singer and songwriter Loretta Lynn has many awards and accolades. She has also made groundbreaking breakthroughs in country music. Her career in country music spans six decades, and she has done fifty years of road tours. Loretta Lynn has won three Grammy Awards from eighteen nominations.

Loretta Lynn has a height of 5’2" (1.57 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of Loretta Lynn with height measurements
Loretta Lynn
Height:
5’2" | 1.57 m
Width:
Length:
Depth:
Weight:
Area:

Years Active: 1960-present

Given Name
Loretta Webb
Birthday
April 14, 1932

Drawings include:
Loretta Lynn elevations (assorted), performing

Details & Downloads

Downloads

2D Downloads

Right Click and 'Save As' to Download

3D Downloads

Reba McEntire
Size comparison drawings of Reba McEntire comparing the heights of other related musicians

Reba McEntire is an American country star. After working with Mercury records on several albums during the 1970s, Reba signed with MCA Nashville Records in 1983. Her album My Kind of Country is considered her breakthrough album and includes the smash hits How Blue and Somebody Should Leave. In the late 1980s she rocketed to fame and became one of the most well-known country music stars in the world. In total, Reba McEntire has released 29 studio albums and sold more than 75 million records worldwide. She is often called ‘the Queen of Country’ due to her success and longevity.

Reba McEntire has a height of 5’7” (1.70 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of Reba McEntire with height measurements
Reba McEntire is an American country star. After working with Mercury records on several albums during the 1970s, Reba signed with MCA Nashville Records in 1983. Her album My Kind of Country is considered her breakthrough album and includes the smash hits How Blue and Somebody Should Leave.

Reba McEntire has a height of 5’7” (1.70 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of Reba McEntire with height measurements
Reba McEntire
Height:
5’7” | 1.70 m
Width:
Length:
Depth:
Weight:
Area:

Years Active: 1975-present

Given Name
Reba Nell McEntire
Birthday
March 28, 1955

Drawings include:
Reba McEntire elevations (assorted), performing

Details & Downloads

Downloads

2D Downloads

Right Click and 'Save As' to Download

3D Downloads

Dolly Parton
Scaled height comparison illustrations of Dolly Parton in relation to other musicians

Dolly Parton is a country singer/songwriter and all-round global megastar. She began her career in the 1960s and since has written over 3000 songs, including Jolene, 9 to 5 and Yellow Roses. She also composed the song I Will Always Love You, made famous by Whitney Houston. She has also appeared in several movies, including 9 to 5, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, and Magnolias. She is a cult icon and is revered throughout the LGBTQ community. In late 2020, it was revealed that her $1 million donation help fund the research that resulted in the COVID Moderna vaccine. Way to go, Dolly.

Dolly Parton has a height of 5’0” (1.52 m).

Set of dimensioned drawings of Dolly Parton labeled with overall height
Dolly Parton is a country singer/songwriter and all-round global megastar. She began her career in the 1960s and since has written over 3000 songs, including Jolene, 9 to 5 and Yellow Roses. She also composed the song I Will Always Love You, made famous by Whitney Houston.

Dolly Parton has a height of 5’0” (1.52 m).

Set of dimensioned drawings of Dolly Parton labeled with overall height
Dolly Parton
Height:
5’0” | 1.52 m
Width:
Length:
Depth:
Weight:
Area:

Years Active: 1956-present

Given Name
Dolly Rebecca Parton
Birthday
January 19, 1946

Drawings include:
Dolly Parton elevations (assorted), performing

Details & Downloads

Downloads

2D Downloads

Right Click and 'Save As' to Download

3D Downloads

Related Pop Culture Collections
Pop Culture