Before they were playing for sold out stadiums, they were just kiddos.
It’s hard to imagine certain country icons not being around. But obviously, they were all kids once. Want to see the cutest thing in the world? Check out these country stars as kids. You’ll know right away why they made it big in the end.
1. Hunter Hayes
It’s pretty clear; Hunter Hayes had skill from a very young age. His fame is well earned. And what a crowd pleaser!
2. Leann Rimes
Leann Rimes was born to sing. Those pipes were well oil even at age 14.
3. Reba McEntire
Though this photo doesn’t show it, Reba McEntire was full of life at a young age. She is a true performer.
4. Luke Bryan
Who would have thought this high school kid would make such a name for himself? Great picture.
5. Brad Paisley
You can see the resemblance slightly. Brad Paisley doesn’t exactly look like a country cowboy here, but he sure will be.
6. Lennon and Maisy
Most people have watched these little country queens grow up on screen. However, even as little kiddos they were singing and performing like it was nothing at all.
7. Tim McGraw
Now that’s a face that will win hearts. It’s not a huge surprise that Tim McGraw was a cute kid.
8. Blake Shelton
Obviously, Black Shelton was comfortable holding a guitar before he made it to the stage. That smile hasn’t changed too much either.
9. Dolly Parton
You could recognize those dimples anywhere. Dolly Parton stands out with that sweet little smile.
10. Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift clearly sang wherever she was. It’s not wonder all that hard work paid off. Plus, she’s pretty dang cute.