10 Modern Day Country Outlaws That Give You Hope For The Future

Outlaw country music and the glory days of Willie, Merle, Waylon and Cash may seem like they are far behind us.

However, there are a few artists out there that are still carrying that outlaw spirit into the studio and onto the stage. Artists who made their reputations by doing things their own way. While many of them might laugh at the idea of being compared to the legends, there is no denying their rough around the edges style and “no bullsh*t” attitudes towards making great country music.

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For those of you missing the days of old, here’s 10 artists embracing the outlaw way.

10. Margo Price

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9. Whitey Morgan

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8. Aaron Lewis

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7. Cody Jinks

6. Jamey Johnson

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5. Brandy Clark

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4. Eric Church

3. Chris Stapleton

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2. Jason Isbell

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1. Sturgill Simpson

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