The Boot Staff
Meet The Boot’s 2020 Artists to Watch
We're betting on big years for these rising stars in 2020.
45 Years Ago: ‘Austin City Limits’ Premieres on PBS
On Jan. 2, 1975, 'Austin City Limits' premiered on PBS.
2019 Kennedy Center Honors: Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett + More Assist With Tributes [PI…
See photos from the 2019 Kennedy Center Honors.
2019 CMA Awards: See All the Big Moments
See all the action from the 2019 CMA Awards.
These Country, Americana, Folk + Bluegrass Artists Are All Going on Tour in 2020
These country, Americana, folk and bluegrass acts are all hitting the road in 2020!
Trisha Yearwood’s Favorite CMA Awards Memories: One Trophy, One Performance
The country music icon, who also has two ACM Awards and three Grammys trophies to her name, says she has two favorite CMA Awards memories.
50 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Wins a Record-Setting Five CMA Awards
On Oct. 15, 1969, Cash took home a record-setting five CMA Awards, including the night's highest honor, Entertainer of the Year.
96 Years Ago: Hank Williams Is Born
Country legend Williams was born on Sept. 17, 1923.
40 Years Ago: Kenny Rogers Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
On Sept. 14, 1979, Rogers received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
10 Years Ago: Taylor Swift’s ‘You Belong With Me’ Wins Best Female Video at MTV Music Awar…
On Sept. 13, 2009, Swift's acceptance speech at the MTV Video Music Awards for "You Belong With Me" was infamously interrupted by Kanye West.