36 Years Ago: Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton’s ‘Islands in the Stream’ Tops Pop, Country Ch…
For the two chart weeks dated Oct. 29 and Nov. 5, 1983, Rogers and Parton pulled off quite a feat.
16 Years Ago: Johnny Cash’s ‘Hurt’ Receives 6 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations
Cash's late-career comeback reached another peak on July 24, 2003.
Interview: Joy Williams Embraces ‘Deep Desire to Simplify’ on ‘Front Porch’
"Your empathy is going to be what guides you in how you play ... Don't react, respond."
29 Years Ago: Travis Tritt Releases ‘Country Club’
Nineteen years ago today, on Feb. 22, 1990, Tritt released his debut album, 'Country Club'.
5 Years Ago: Luke Bryan’s ‘Drink a Beer’ Hits No. 1
During the week of Feb. 15, 2014, "Drink a Beer" began its five-week reign atop the 'Billboard' Hot Country Songs chart.
56 Years Ago: ‘The Ballad of Jed Clampett’ Hits No. 1
To this day, the song lives on.
50 Years Ago: Dolly Parton Joins the Grand Ole Opry
On Jan. 4, 1969, Parton was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry.
2018 in Review: Carrie Underwood’s Surgery, Reba McEntire’s New Beau + More of January’s B…
As we hit the midpoint of 2018, The Boot is looking back at some of the best new music and biggest headlines of the year so far.
Chris Stapleton’s ‘Broken Halos’ Wins Best Country Song at the 2018 Grammy Awards
Stapleton and Mike Henderson took home the trophy.
Top 5 Country Music Albums of 2017 (So Far)
The Boot counts down the best country music albums of 2017 (so far).