Gayle Thompson has been a daily contributor for The Boot since it began in 2008. In addition, she has written for Rolling Stone, Country Weekly, CBS Radio and several other outlets. Besides writing, she loves traveling, cooking, entertaining and anything else that involves her husband and little boy.
Easton Corbin Has Been Waiting Years to Release ‘Are You With Me’
Easton Corbin explains to The Boot how the overseas success of "Are You With Me" helped make it a single in the U.S.
Dan + Shay Did Plenty of Writing on the Road for ‘Obsessed’
Dan + Shay discuss their sophomore album, 'Obsessed'.
28 Years Ago: Garth Brooks Makes His Grand Ole Opry Debut
On June 24, 1989, Garth Brooks made his debut on the Grand Ole Opry.
11 Years Ago: Taylor Swift’s ‘Tim McGraw’ Is Released
On June 19, 2006, Taylor Swift's debut single, "Tim McGraw," was released.
Blake Shelton Credits a Fellow Oklahoman With His Early Success
Blake Shelton explains how fellow Oklahoman Mae Axton, as well as songwriter and producer Bobby Braddock, helped him out early in his career.
Story Behind the Song: Chris Young (feat. Vince Gill), ‘Sober Saturday Night’
Drake White Sets Release Date for Debut Album, ‘Spark’
Drake White has announced the release of his first full-length album, 'Spark'.
Blake Shelton Has Learned to Accept the Gossip About Himself
Blake Shelton discusses being the topic of tabloid stories and rumors.
Joe Nichols Keeps His Children Sheltered From His Fame
Joe Nichols talks about balancing family life with his busy touring schedule.
48 Years Ago: ‘Hee Haw’ Makes Prime-Time Debut on CBS
On June 15, 1969, the TV show 'Hee Haw' made its prime-time debut on CBS.
20 Years Ago: Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Reach No. 1 With ‘It’s Your Love’
On June 7, 1997, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill soared to the top of the charts with their duet, "It's Your Love," from McGraw's 'Everywhere' album.