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Music Industry Statistics

All-Time Top Country Artists in America

The following list is based on RIAA.com statistics, reflecting manufacturer shipments to U.S. music retail outlets as of 2008, which is the latest tally available, as of 2010.

  1. GARTH BROOKS (128)
  2. GEORGE STRAIT (68.5)
  3. KENNY ROGERS (51)
  4. SHANIA TWAIN (48)
  5. ALABAMA (46)
  6. ALAN JACKSON (43)
  7. REBA McENTIRE (41)
  8. TIM McGRAW (35.5)
  9. WILLIE NELSON (35)
  10. JOHN DENVER (32.5)


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