Famous Country Artists REAL Names

Famous Country Artists REAL Names

There's quite a few household country stars that don't go by their actual birth name. Whether it's because of current marriages, past marriages, name changes, or just simply dropping their last name and going with their middle, here's a few of 'em for ya. 


SPOILER- I'll be honest, when researching, I didn't even know some of these artists had different names *cough Shania Twain cough*



Thomas Luther Bryan (Luke Bryan)

Hiram King Williams (Hank Williams)

Kenneth Eric Church (Eric Church)

Jason Aldine Williams (Jason Aldean)

Leon Eric Brooks III (Kix Brooks)

Samuel Timothy Smith (Tim MGraw)

Craig Morgan Greer (Craig Morgan)

Tracy Darrell Adkins (Trace Adkins)

Eileen Regina Edwards (Shania Twain)

Randy Traywick (Randy Travis)

Shawn Randolph Houser (Randy Houser)

Robert James Ritchie (Kid Rock)

Thomas Rhett Akins (Thomas Rhett)

Carly Cristyne Slugger (Carly Pearce)


Alright, I'm sure there are more but I'll save those for a second article. Cheers

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