Top Country Artists Year End 2012

Top Country Artists

Radio Airplay 1
Sales Data 2
Streaming Data 3
Ringtone Sales 4
Social 50 Activity 5
Box Score 6
Ranking is based on an artist's chart performance on the Hot Country Songs (which includes airplay, sales, and streaming data) and Top Country Albums, as well as Boxscore touring revenue, Social 50 chart activity and ringtone sales.
1

Taylor Swift

2

Jason Aldean

3

Luke Bryan

4

Lady Antebellum

5

Carrie Underwood

6

Eric Church

7

Zac Brown Band

8

Blake Shelton

9

Toby Keith

10

Kenny Chesney

11

The Band Perry

12

Tim McGraw

13

Miranda Lambert

14

Rascal Flatts

15

Lionel Richie

16

Lee Brice

17

Hunter Hayes

18

Scotty McCreery

19

Brantley Gilbert

20

Little Big Town

21

Jake Owen

22

Dierks Bentley

23

Kip Moore

24

Josh Turner

25

Eli Young Band

26

Chris Young

27

Brad Paisley

28

George Strait

29

Keith Urban

30

Justin Moore

31

Dustin Lynch

32

Gloriana

33

Jana Kramer

34

Alan Jackson

35

Love And Theft

36

Easton Corbin

37

Florida Georgia Line

38

Martina McBride

39

Pistol Annies

40

Thompson Square

41

Rodney Atkins

42

Billy Currington

43

Montgomery Gentry

44

Lauren Alaina

45

Colt Ford

46

Chris Cagle

47

David Nail

48

Craig Morgan

49

Casey James

50

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