Trace Adkins usually sports a cowboy hat in public. Sometimes he'll take it off during a concert to salute the crowd, but mostly, it resides firmly on the top of his head whenever he's in the spotlight.

However, every once in a while, the tough-guy singer gets a picture snapped in public without his cowboy hat, revealing a waterfall of long hair that's usually tucked away in a neat ponytail.

Just for fun, The Boot wants to know: Do you prefer Adkins with the hat or without? Vote below as often as once an hour.

Unforgettable Trace Adkins Moments

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