8 Country Artists Who Have Come Out As Gay

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The incredibly talented TJ Osborne is telling his story.

In case you missed the news, the Brothers Osborne frontman came out as gay, saying his family and close friends have known for quite some time, but he wants to be his full self at this point in his career.

The country music community has rallied around TJ, as I’m sure you’ve seen on Twitter and beyond.

Here are 8 country artists/members of the country music world who have come out as gay over the years.

Brooke Eden

Brandi Carlile

Brandy Clark

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Ty Herndon

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Billy Gilman

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Chely Wright

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Cody Alan

(CMT Host)

Shane McAnally

(songwriter)

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