The Boot Staff
Alan + Denise Jackson — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
Jackson and his wife Denise have come a long way from their high school courtship in Newnan, Ga.
31 Years Ago: Randy Travis Hits No. 1 With ‘It’s Just a Matter of Time’
On Dec. 2, 1989, Travis had a good reason to celebrate.
Top 10 Country Thanksgiving Songs
We all have plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving.
Top 10 Dierks Bentley Songs
Bentley's songs are some of the most daringly original tracks in the last 15 years of country music.
Country Music’s Nastiest Breakups
Country artists have a reputation for penning lyrics that tell tough stories, but one of the hardest things that some stars have to go through isn't always covered in the biggest hits: band breakups.
66 Years Ago: Patsy Cline Signs Her First Recording Contract
On Sept. 30, 1954, Cline signed her first recording contract with Four Star Records.
41 Years Ago: Waylon Jennings’ ‘Greatest Hits’ Album Certified Platinum
On Sept. 7, 1979, Jennings' 'Greatest Hits' album was certified platinum, for sales in excess of one million units.
New Music Rundown: 2020’s Country, Americana, Bluegrass + Folk Album Releases
These new albums all arrived in 2020.
41 Years Ago: Charlie Daniels Hits No. 1 With ‘The Devil Went Down to Georgia’
On Aug. 25, 1979, Daniels earned his first No. 1 hit, with his single "The Devil Went Down to Georgia."
Country Singers Who Died Far Too Young [PICTURES]
May they rest in peace ...
41 Years Ago: Charlie Daniels Earns Gold Single for ‘The Devil Went Down to Georgia’
On Aug. 21, 1979, Daniels earned a gold single for "The Devil Went Down to Georgia," from his 'Million Mile Reflections' album.
16 Years Ago: Big & Rich’s ‘Horse of a Different Color’ Certified Platinum
On May 4, 2004, Big & Rich's debut album, 'Horse of a Different Color', was certified platinum, for sales of one million units.