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.
Florida Georgia Line
Eli Young Band
Hank Williams Jr.
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.
Lee Ann Womack
The Dixie Chicks
Jo Dee Messina
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 Name||Gender|
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/Band||Gender|
|Aaron Lee Tasjan||Male|
|The Wood Brothers||Male|
|Zac Brown Band||Male|
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 Artist||Gender|
|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 Singers||Gender|
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 Name||Chicken Nickname|
|Garth Brooks||Garth Broods|
|Billy Ray Cyrus||Billy Lay Cyrus|
|Brad Paisley||Bird Paisley|
|Darius Rucker||Darius Clucker|
|Tim McGraw||Tim McBawwwk|
|Jake Owens||Cluck Owens|
|Dwight David Yoakam||Dwight Yolkum|
|Kenny Chesney||Henny Chesney|
|Kenny Rogers||Henny Rogers|
|Dixie Chicks (country group)||Dixie Chickens|
|Sturgill Simpson||Sturgill Chicken|
|Merle Ronald Haggard||Merle 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.