The Boot Staff
Randy Travis Was Headed to His Day Job When He Heard His First Hit on the Radio
Randy Travis recalls hearing himself on the radio for the first time.
POLL: What’s Your Favorite Country Halloween Song?
Country music has songs for all occasions -- even Halloween.
POLL: What’s Your Favorite Alan Jackson Song?
Jackson is more than just a country music superstar.
POLL: Who’s Your Favorite CMA Awards Host?
Hosting the CMAs is one of the most prestigious gigs in country music.
15 Years Ago: Miranda Lambert Signs With Epic Records
On Sept. 15, 2003, Lambert signed a record deal with Epic Records, a few months after coming in third on 'Nashville Star'.
Easton Corbin’s First Time on the Radio Was ‘Perfect Timing’
Easton Corbin remembers hearing himself on the radio for the first time.
POLL: Which ‘Sunday Night Football’ Theme Song Do You Prefer?
Since 2013, Carrie Underwood has sung the 'Sunday Night Football' theme -- but, as fans know, she isn't the first country star to perform the tune.
Before They Were Famous: Country Stars’ Worst Jobs
They may be stars now, but some of country music's most popular performers really paid their dues in their early days.
Top 10 Jo Dee Messina Songs
Messina songs have a lot of attitude.
POLL: What’s Your Favorite Glen Campbell Song?
Which one's your pick?
50 Country Songs Everyone Must Hear Before They Die
The Boot rounds up a list of 50 country, Americana, alt-country, bluegrass and folk songs that everyone should hear at least once in their lifetime.
Joe Nichols Wanted to Cry, But Played It Cool, When Hearing Himself on the Radio for the F…
Joe Nichols remembers hearing himself on the radio for the first time.
34 Years Ago: Dolly Parton, Sylvester Stallone’s ‘Rhinestone’ Released
Parton and Stallone made an improbable pairing for the 1984 box office dud 'Rhinestone'.
POLL: What’s Your Favorite Chris Young Song?
Can you pick just one?!