The Boot Staff
18 Years Ago: Gretchen Wilson Hits No. 1 With ‘Redneck Woman’
On May 29, 2004, Wilson earned her first No.1 hit with her debut single, "Redneck Woman," from her album 'Here for the Party'.
Top 10 Sara Evans Songs
Evans' songs are some of the most-played at radio over the course of the last decade.
72 Years Ago: Sun Studio Opens in Memphis, Tenn.
Jan. 3, 1950, was an historic day for country music, although no one was aware of it at the time.
Kellie Pickler + Kyle Jacobs — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
Country singer Pickler and songwriter beau Jacobs planned an elaborate Nashville wedding, then decided they didn't need pomp and circumstance to say "I do."
Willie Nelson: See the Red-Headed Stranger Through the Years [PICTURES]
Nelson's trademark braids make him one of the most instantly recognizable celebrities in the world -- but he looked a little (okay, a lot) different in his early years.
37 Years Ago: Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson Record ‘Highwayman’
Talk about an anniversary to remember!
The Boot’s Weekly Picks: Molly Tuttle, Camille Parker and More
Take a listen to 10 of our favorite new tracks from country, Americana and beyond.
Trisha Yearwood Shares Her Favorite Thanksgiving Memories
Yearwood has made a second career out of her down-home expertise in the kitchen, but she didn't actually start testing her cooking skills until she moved from Georgia to pursue her musical dreams.
10 Country Stars We’d Love to Have at Our Thanksgiving Dinner Table
Lively conversation, mindful reflection and a few helpings of good ol' gossip would add up to one perfect holiday.
Story Behind the Song: Jack Ingram, ‘America’
"I don't fly over these places; I stop and play shows here — a lot of them. I've never written a song about them. I have now ..."