1. VINCE GILL
Handicap: plus-0.3
Country legend has been a scratch player since high school and practices more than he competes at the Golf Club of Tennessee. “Take any of the top 25 on this list, and any of us can beat the other,” says Gill, laughing at the news he’s our No. 1. “Now everyone’s gonna be gunnin’ for me. I’m toast!”
T-13. DAN TYMINSKI
Handicap: 5.5
Along with Alison Krauss and Union Station, he toured with Willie Nelson. Also recorded with Avicii.
15. CLAY WALKER
Handicap:5.8
Singer best known for “She Won’t be Lonely Long” plays at the Golf Club of Tennessee.
T-31. MAC DAVIS
Handicap: 9.6
Plays a lot at Bel-Air Country Club and last year performed with Avicii.
T-31. GEORGE STRAIT
Handicap: 9.6
Legend has more time for golf after retiring from touring.
T-33. JOHN MICHAEL MONTGOMERY
Handicap: 10
Country singer’s baritone still draws fans.
47. ANNE MURRAY
Handicap: 12.4
“Snowbird” singer plays her golf in Toronto and Nova Scotia.
59. KIX BROOKS
Handicap: 14.7
Longtime partner of Ronnie Dunn is now solo and a radio host.
T-60. TRACE ADKINS
Handicap: 15
Country star also known for winning “Celebrity Apprentice” in 2013.
T-73. JOE DIFFIE
Handicap: 16
Country singer is back in the spotlight after being named in Jason Aldean song.