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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.
2017’s 10 Most Unforgettable Country Music Moments
The Boot counts down the most unforgettable country music moments of 2017.
Top 5 Florida Georgia Line Music Videos
Do you agree with our picks?
10 Too-Cute-for-Words Pictures of Thomas Rhett and Lauren Akins
Thomas Rhett and his wife Lauren are the epitome of #RelationshipGoals!
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.
Chris Young Tweets From Route 91 Harvest Festival Shooting: ‘I Love You Guys’
Chris Young is safe following the mass shooting at the 2017 Route 91 Harvest Festival.
Top 10 Country Songs About Fall
The Boot counts down country music's best songs about fall.
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'.
Grand Ole Opry Remembers Troy Gentry: ‘Our Stage Will Never Be the Same’ [WATCH]
The Grand Ole Opry joined the grieving world of country music with a video tribute to Troy Gentry, who died on Friday (Sept. 8).
Kelsea Ballerini’s Grandparents Die Within Two Days of Each Other
Kelsea Ballerini's grandmother and grandfather passed away less than 48 hours apart.
7 Artists Who Should Be in the Country Music Hall of Fame
Can you believe they're not in yet?!