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The Boot is looking back at some of the top headlines from 2019.
2019 in Review: Miranda Lambert Gets Married, Doug Supernaw Reveals Cancer Diagnosis + Mor…
To determine the five biggest stories of each month, The Boot's staff looked at website traffic.
2019 in Review: John Denver’s Former Home Goes Up for Sale, Waylon Jennings’ Son Dies + Mo…
As we come to the close of 2019, The Boot is looking back at some of the top headlines from the first half of the year.
2019’s Top 10 Country and Americana Music Videos
This year's best clips have heart, share a message ... and aren't afraid to get really (really) weird.
2019’s Country, Americana, Alt-Country, Folk and Bluegrass Tours
There's nothing like live music. And if you're a fan of a good live show, then 2019 was a great year for you.
Top 5 Lauren Alaina Songs
Is your No. 1 pick our No. 1 pick?
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Sugarland released their debut album on Oct. 26, 2004.
All of Taylor Swift’s Country Singles, Ranked
What do you think, Swifties?