The Boot Staff
95 Years Ago: Hank Williams Is Born
Country legend Williams was born on Sept. 17, 1923.
15 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Dies
On Sept. 12, 2003, Cash passed away after suffering complications from diabetes.
Musical Smartypants: Country Singers Who Learned Before They Earned
In the notoriously volatile entertainment business, no one can argue with having an education to fall back on.
Top 10 Country Songs of the 2000s
A great country song can inspire you, make you laugh or make you cry. It may even enliven you to do crazy things like jump out of an airplane, dance like no one is watching ... or do a little damage to a cheater's beloved truck.
30 Years Ago: Willie Nelson’s ‘Stardust’ Spends 10 Years on the Billboard Charts
On Aug. 13, 1988, Nelson set a new record in country music.
50 Country Albums Everyone Must Hear Before They Die
Whether you're a country fan or not, these albums are must-listens!
29 Years Ago: Alan Jackson Signs His First Recording Contract
On June 26, 1989, the struggling young country singer signed his first recording contract.
Top 10 Country Songs About Summertime
"Summertime, and the livin' is easy" -- so goes the old American standard.
Sara Evans + Jay Barker — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
Evans' world was rocked with a messy divorce, but the mother of three found love again with Alabama football star-turned-sportscaster Jay Barker.
Top 10 Best Friend Songs in Country Music
The country music world has a lot of BFFs. No wonder the genre has so many great best friend songs.