The Boot Staff
22 Years Ago: Brad Paisley’s Debut Single Is Released
On Feb. 22, 1999, Paisley released his debut single.
53 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Proposes to June Carter
On Feb. 22, 1968, Cash proposed to Carter while they were onstage together in London, Ontario, Canada.
11 Years Ago: Lady A Earn Double-Platinum Single for ‘Need You Now’
On Feb. 18, 2010, Lady A's "Need You Now" single was certified double-platinum, for sales of 2 million copies.
46 Years Ago: TG Sheppard Earns First No. 1 Hit With ‘Devil in the Bottle’
On Feb. 15, 1975, Sheppard's debut single, "Devil in the Bottle," hit No. 1.
Top 10 Country Love Songs
The Boot counts down the Top 10 love songs in country music.
25 Little-Known Tidbits About Country Icon Garth Brooks
Learn 25 of the more noteworthy -- and newsworthy -- events related to one of the most successful artists of all time.
21 Years Ago: The Chicks Hit No. 1 With ‘Cowboy, Take Me Away’
The song is on their album 'Fly'.
62 Years Ago: Buddy Holly Killed in a Plane Crash
A country music icon was almost on the plane with him ...
47 Years Ago: Dolly Parton’s ‘Jolene’ Becomes a No. 1 Hit
On Feb. 2, 1974, Parton earned her second No. 1 hit with "Jolene."
11 Years Ago: Taylor Swift Sets a Record With Grammys Album of the Year Win
On Jan. 31, 2010, Swift became the youngest person in history to win Album of the Year at the Grammys.