The Boot Staff
32 Years Ago: Garth Brooks Makes His Grand Ole Opry Debut
On June 24, 1989, Brooks made his debut on the Grand Ole Opry.
18 Years Ago: Brad Paisley Marries Kimberly Williams
On March 15, 2003, Paisley wed Williams at Stauffer Chapel at Pepperdine University, after a nine-month engagement.
Story Behind the Song: Carrie Underwood, ‘Jesus, Take the Wheel’
Underwood's first single from her debut album, 'Some Hearts', spent six consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and earned a Top 10 spot on the Christian Songs chart (No. 4), a Top 20 spot on the Hot 100 (No. 20) and Top 30 spot on the Adult…
Kelsea Ballerini and Morgan Evans: Their Love in Pictures
It didn't take long for Kelsea Ballerini and Australian singer-songwriter Morgan Evans to realize that they were a match made in Heaven.
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.
Story Behind the Song: Keith Urban, ‘The Luxury of Knowing’
"[Faith Hill] is the one who told him about the song ..."
Top 10 Country Songs of Faith
Do you have a favorite?
What Is Country Music? For Lee Brice, It’s Personal
"It's the stories of our life ..."
POLL: What’s the Best Country Song About Beer?
A readers' poll to determine the best country song about beer.
Top 10 Country Artists of the 2000s
From seasoned legends to tween newcomers, the country music pool diversified hugely in the first decade of the 2000s -- not only in demographics but also in sound.
5 Country Pups You Should Be Following on Instagram
Yes, country stars are fun to follow on Instagram -- but so are their dogs!
POLL: What’s the Best Country Song About Lost Love?
A readers' poll to determine the best country song about lost love.