The Boot Staff
41 Years Ago: Dolly Parton Earns Her First Gold Album
Parton had already been a country star for a number of years by the time she released her 16th studio album, but the crossover success of the album launched the second phase of her career, in pop music, and earned the superstar her first gold album.
Top 10 Country Christmas Songs
You can't have the holidays without music!
10 Must-Own Country Christmas Albums
Country music and Christmas songs have been walking together hand in hand through the drifting snow for decades.
Top 10 Country Thanksgiving Songs
We all have plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving.
35 Years Ago: Miranda Lambert Is Born
Happy birthday, Miranda!
POLL: Which Country Star Should Run for Political Office?
A readers' poll to determine which country star should run for political office.
Top 10 Costumes in Country Music Videos
Still don't know what you want to be for Halloween? We're here to help.
15 Years Ago: Dierks Bentley Earns First No. 1 Hit With ‘What Was I Thinkin”
On Sept. 27, 2003, Bentley earned his first No. 1 hit with "What Was I Thinkin'," from his self-titled freshman album.
POLL: What’s Your Favorite Country Song About Football?
One is America's favorite sport, and the other is America's favorite music. So it's no surprise that there are some great country songs about football.
Story Behind the Song: Kenny Chesney, ‘The Boys of Fall’
Casey Beathard tells The Boot about writing Kenny Chesney's hit "The Boys of Fall."
POLL: What’s Your Favorite Kenny Chesney Song?
We wanna hear your thoughts!