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8 of Country Music’s Best Concert Traditions
There's nothing like a concert: the spectacle of live music, the experience of seeing songs you love brought to life ... and the possibility of the unexpected.
Country Music’s 10 Worst Pickup Lines
In terms of lyrics that could definitely be re-purposed to hit on someone, country is full of the good, the bad and the ugly.
Top 10 Country Music Videos of 2017
The Boot counts down the best music videos of 2017.
Carrie Underwood Honors Route 91 Harvest Festival Victims With ‘Softly and Tenderly’ at 20…
Carrie Underwood performed a moving tribute at the 2017 CMA Awards to victims of the Route 91 Harvest Festival Shooting.
Top 5 Florida Georgia Line Music Videos
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Route 91 Harvest Festival Shooting: Performers Check in as Safe on Socials
As news broke early Monday morning (Oct. 2) about the mass shooting unfolding at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, Nev., country artists who were performing during the three-day event used social media to let fans know they were safe.
Top 5 Brett Eldredge Songs
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Top 5 Brantley Gilbert Songs [WATCH]
The Boot counts down Brantley GIlbert's best songs.
Reba McEntire to Host 2017 ‘CMA Country Christmas’
Reba McEntire announced Wednesday (Sept. 13) that she will be hosting this year's 'CMA Country Christmas'.
Country Music’s Best Guitarists [PICTURES]
While rock legends such as Jimi Hendrix and Slash typically dominate the "best guitarist ever" conversations, country music is no slouch when it comes to producing legendary shredders.
2017 ACM Awards Show Photos
See photos from the 2017 ACM Awards!
2017 ACM Awards Red Carpet Photos
See photos from the 2017 ACM Awards red carpet!