The Boot Staff
What Is Country Music? For Lee Brice, It’s Personal
"It's the stories of our life ..."
Story Behind the Song: Johnny McGuire, ‘I Can’t Even’
"It was one that kinda came in out of nowhere, last minute ..."
21 Years Ago: Shania Twain’s ‘Come on Over’ Earns Diamond Certification
On April 7, 1999, 'Come on Over' was certified diamond, for sales of 10 million units.
Story Behind the Song: Easton Corbin, ‘A Little More Country Than That’
There's a familiar name behind this hit!
Top 10 Kip Moore Songs
What's your No. 1?
10 Essential Albums for Your Country Music Education
Whether you're a lifelong fan or a country music newbie, there's always something to learn and someone new to discover.
60 Years Ago: Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge Opens in Nashville
On March 29, 1960, Tootsie's Orchid Lounge opened in Nashville, Tenn.
Top 10 Country Artists of the 2000s
From seasoned legends to tween newcomers, the country music pool diversified hugely in the first decade of the 2000s -- not only in demographics but also in sound.
52 Years Ago: Kenny Chesney Is Born in Tennessee
Happy birthday, Kenny!
20 Years Ago: Nickel Creek Release Their Debut Album
On March 21, 2000, Nickel Creek released their self-titled debut album, produced by Alison Krauss.