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.

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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
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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
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Kacey Musgraves
5’10” | 1.78 m
October 26, 1967
Keith Urban
178.000
1967.00
162000
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Keith Urban
6’0” | 1.83 m
August 21, 1938
Kenny Rogers
183.000
1938.00
155000
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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
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
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5’3” | 1.60 m
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Years Active: 2005-present

Given Name
Carrie Marie Underwood
Birthday
March 10, 1983

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Luke Bryan
Scaled height comparison illustrations of Luke Bryan in relation to other musicians

Luke Bryan is an American country star. Born in Georgia in 1976, Bryan as his career as a songwriter for Travis Tritt and Billy Currington. He was signed by Capitol Nashville in 2007 and has since released seven studio albums and four compilation albums. Some of his most well-known songs include All My Friends Say, Drunk On You and Do I. He is known for his high baritone voice and wide vocal range, and his distinctive country genre style and lyrics. He is one of the best-selling country stars in the United States and has received international acclaim.

Luke Bryan has a height of 6’0” (1.83 m).

Set of dimensioned drawings of Luke Bryan labeled with overall height
Luke Bryan is an American country star. Born in Georgia in 1976, Bryan as his career as a songwriter for Travis Tritt and Billy Currington. He was signed by Capitol Nashville in 2007 and has since released seven studio albums and four compilation albums. He is known for his high baritone voice.

Luke Bryan has a height of 6’0” (1.83 m).

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Luke Bryan
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6’0” | 1.83 m
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Years Active: 2001-present

Given Name
Thomas Luther Bryan
Birthday
July 17, 1976

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Willie Nelson
Size comparison drawings of Willie Nelson comparing the heights of other related musicians

Willie Nelson is an American musician and activist. Born in 1933 during the Great Depression, he began making music as a child, and started recording in the 1950s. He shot to global fame during the 1970s after several hit albums including Shotgun Willie (1973), Red Headed Stranger (1975) and Stardust (1978). He is known for his distinctive blend of country, jazz, rock and blues and his relaxed singing style. Willie is also an activist has spoken out publicly for environmental issues, the legalization of marijuana and against President Trump’s family separation policies.

Willie Nelson has a height of 5’6” (1.68 m).

Dimensioned elevation drawings of Willie Nelson with height measurements
Willie Nelson is an American musician and activist. Born in 1933 during the Great Depression, he began making music as a child, and started recording in the 1950s. He shot to global fame during the 1970s after several hit albums including Shotgun Willie, Red Headed Stranger, and Stardust.

Willie Nelson has a height of 5’6” (1.68 m).

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Willie Nelson
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5’6” | 1.68 m
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Years Active: 1956-present

Given Name
Willie Hugh Nelson
Birthday
April 29, 1933

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John Denver
Scaled height comparison illustrations of John Denver in relation to other musicians

John Denver was an American singer-songwriter. During his career, he wrote and released over 300 songs. Some of his most famous tunes include Take Me Home Country Roads, Rocky Mountain High and Calypso. His career peaked in the 1970s and he became one of the most popular artists of the time. He was recognisable by his long blonde hair, old-fashioned eyeglasses, and his country and western attire. He was also a political activist and environmental campaigner. He died in a plane crash in Monterey Bay, California at the age of 53.

John Denver had a height of 5’9” (1.75 m).

Set of dimensioned drawings of John Denver labeled with overall height
John Denver was an American singer-songwriter. During his career, he wrote and released over 300 songs. Some of his most famous tunes include Take Me Home Country Roads, Rocky Mountain High and Calypso. His career peaked in the 1970s and he became one of the most popular artists of the time.

John Denver had a height of 5’9” (1.75 m).

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John Denver
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5’9” | 1.75 m
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Years Active: 1962-1997

Death: October 12, 1997 (53)

Given Name
Henry John Deutschendorf Jr.
Birthday
December 31, 1943

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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
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Years Active: 1956-present

Given Name
Dolly Rebecca Parton
Birthday
January 19, 1946

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