213 Country Singer Names for Chickens [Male & Female Names]

Every chicken keeper wants to come up with the perfect name for their feathery friends. If you’ve been putting off naming your chickens because you don’t know what to call them, you’re in the right place. We’ve rounded up some of the best country singers’ name ideas for your flock.

If you name your chickens, it will be easier to train them, get them to come to you, and will help you bond with them. Below you’ll find over 100 chicken names to help you brainstorm some ideas.

We’ve brainstormed celebrity names in the country music area. You’ll even find celebrity names that have won the CMA (country music award) that will sound great for your flock!

Male Country Singer Names for Roosters

If you have a male chicken aka rooster, you’ll want to consider some of these male country singer names. Any of these names will make a great strong name for your roosters.

Some of these names will be famous legends like Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson, and etc. The names represent different styles of country singers from traditional, contemporary, rock, bands, and alternative genres.

Blake Shelton

Eric Church

Luke Bryan

Keith Urban

George Strait

Tim McGraw

Chris Stapleton

Morgan Wallen

Luke Combs

Kane Brown

Thomas Rhett

Florida Georgia Line

Tyler Childers

Jason Aldean

Kenny Chesney

Coley Reed

Dierks Bentley

Cody Johnson

Thomas Rhett

Chris Lane

Lee Brice

Brett Young

Scotty McCreery

Dylan Scott

Old Dominion

Randy Houser

Jon Pardie

Brantley Gilbert

Morgan Wallen

Michael Ray


Dustin Lynch

Mitchell Tenpenny

Adam Harvey

Eddie Rabbitt

Waylon Jennings

Phil Hamilton

Phil Smith

J.K. Coltrain

Daniel James

Alan Jackson

Toby Keith

Darius Rucker

Chris Young

Koe Wetzel

Zach Bryan

Jake Owen

Riley Green

Colter Wall

Russell Dickerson

Brantley Gilbert

Cody Johnson

Kidd G

Niko Moon

Granger Smith

Jimmy Allen

Charles Kelley

Clint Black

Craig Morgan

Easton Corbin

Dustin Lynch

Eli Young Band

Hank Williams Jr.

Joe Nichols

Justin Moore

Kip Moore

Female Country Singer Names for Hens

If you have hens, you’ll likely want to name your chickens after some of the most popular female country singers, or popular country groups. Here are some of our favorites to consider.

We’ve included both the first and last names to help you out.

LeAnn Rimes

Dottie West

Anne Murray

Jennifer Nettles

Ali Dee

Abbie Scott

Cherish Lee

Patty Loveless

Kacey Musgraves

Rosanne Cash

Gretchen Wilson

Linda Ronstadt

Sara Evans

Crystal Gayle

Martina Mcbride

Alison Krauss

Lee Ann Womack

Trisha Yearwood

Faith Hill

The Dixie Chicks

Shania Twain

Kelly Clarkson

Patsy Cline

Tammy Wynette

Carrie Underwood

Reba McEntire

Loretta Lynn

Miranda Lambert

Dolly Parton

Presley Tennant

Kimberly Patrick

Kristen McNamara

Pattie Hall

Deana Carter

Nicole Witt

Bria Wilson

Audry Auld

Laura Dodd

Elyse Saunders

Emily Miller


Heidi Newfield

Brandy Clark

Kellie Pickler

Barbara Fairchild

Sheryl Crow

Steff Mahan

Maggie Rose

JoDell Country

Jody Miller

Kitty Wells

Barbara Mandell

Tanya Tucker

Faith Hill

Tammy Davis

Jo Dee Messina

Courtney Patton

Karina Long

Krysta Scoggins

Donna Fargo

Presley Tennant

Mindy McCready

Cherish Lee

Emmylou Harris

Allison Moorer

Kelsea Ballerini

Country Singer Names for Baby Chicks

When it comes to naming baby chicks, it can be challenging. At this stage, you don’t really know the sex of the gender. These names can be considered unisex, meaning they will work great for both boys and girls.

So you won’t have to worry about changing the names once you find out the gender.

  • Randy Houser (Randi for a female)
  • Jamey Johnson (Jamie for a girl)
  • Chris Lane (Kris for a hen)
  • Logan Brill (Logan for a boy)
  • Mickey Guyton (Mickey for a boy or girl)

Cool Country Singer Names for Chickens

All chicken keepers want to come up with cool names for their backyard birds. These are some of the coolest country singers.

These singers have been featured on the countries top music charts. All the country male artists below have are American Music Award winners, it doesn’t get any cooler than that.

You’ll find names of both male and female country singers that will work perfectly for your chickens

Country Artist NameGender
Tim McGrawMale
Garth BrooksMale
Toby KeithMale
Blake SheltonMale
Kane BrownMale
Brad PaisleyMale
Keith UrbanMale
Luke BryanMale
Kenny RogersMale
Randy TravisMale
Taylor SwiftFemale
Carrie UnderwoodFemale
Maren MorrisFemale
Faith HillFemale
Shania TwainFemale
Reba McEntireFemale
Barbara MandrellFemale
Lynn AndersonFemale
Loretta LynnFemale

Country Rock Singer Names for Chickens

There are literally hundreds of different country music artist names to choose from. Why not consider a specific genre such as country rock country. Here are some of the country rock musicians and bands to choose from.

Country Rock Artist/BandGender
Emmylou HarrisFemale
Jennifer NettlesFemale
Dixie Chicks Female
Carrie UnderwoodFemale
Aaron Lee TasjanMale
Adia VictoriaFemale
Brittany HowardFemale
Drive-By TruckersMale
Katie PruittFemale
Marcus KingMale
Nathaniel RateliffMale
The Wood BrothersMale
Jason AldeanMale
Micheal NesmithMale
Rascal FlattsMale
Keith UrbanMale
Zac Brown BandMale
Linda RondstadtFemale
Travis TrittMale

If you don’t see any on this list, check out this huge list of other country-rock musicians.

Blue Grass Country Singer Names for Chickens

If you’re a Bluegrass country singer lover, then consider naming your chickens after some of the stars. These musicians are known for their amazing Bluegrass country songs or are known for some of their Bluegrass crossover albums.

Bluegrass Country ArtistGender
Dierks Bentley (Up on the Ridge album)Male
Patty Loveless (Mountain Soul album)Female
Ricky Skaggs (Bluegrass Rules album)Male
Alan Jackson (The Bluegrass album)Male
Dolly Parton (Little Sparrow song)Female
Vince Gill (Bluegrass Revues)Male
Alison Krauss (Paper Airplane)Female

Classic Country Singer Names for Chickens

If you’re a classic country music lover, consider some of the country legends such as Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, and other popular artists. Below you’ll find the names of traditional country artist names your mother or grandmother grew up with.

Classic Country SingersGender
Hank WilliamsMale
Johnny CashMale
Jimmie RodgersMale
Dolly PartonFemale
Loretta LynnFemale
Buck OwensMale
Lefty FrizzellMale
Gene AutryMale
Kitty WellsFemale
Glen CampbellMale
Tammy WynetteFemale
Chet AtkinsMale
Roy AcuffMale
Ernest TubbMale
Patsy ClineFemale
Porter WagonerMale
John DenverMale
Jim ReevesMale

Funny Chicken Names Based On Country Singers

Unlike the other names on this page, these names are funny nicknames based on country singers. You’ll find the name of the singer as well as the funny name for your chicken.

Here’s our top ten chicken names based on country singers with funny nicknames.

Celebrity NameChicken Nickname
Garth BrooksGarth Broods
Billy Ray CyrusBilly Lay Cyrus
Brad PaisleyBird Paisley
Darius RuckerDarius Clucker
Tim McGrawTim McBawwwk
Jake OwensCluck Owens
Dwight David YoakamDwight Yolkum
Kenny ChesneyHenny Chesney
Kenny RogersHenny Rogers
Dixie Chicks (country group)Dixie Chickens
Sturgill SimpsonSturgill Chicken
Merle Ronald HaggardMerle Eggard


Hopefully, this huge list of country singers will help you come up with a name for your flock!

Coming up with a name for your backyard flocks doesn’t have to be hard. You can name them after their color, gender, and etc. Be sure to check out some old lady chicken names and old man rooster names.

If your chickens are colorful or have unique designs, check out these names for black and white chickens, brown chicken names, all-black chicken names, and these white chicken names.