The Boot Staff
75 Years Ago: Ronnie Milsap Is Born in North Carolina
Happy birthday to him!
42 Years Ago: ‘Wanted! The Outlaws’ Is Released
In 1976, some of Music City's most eccentric, outside-the-box artists turned the town upside down, staging a commercial revolution against the Nashville establishment that resulted in a paradigm shift in country music.
POLL: What’s Your Favorite Elvis Presley Song?
The influence that Presley had on both rock and country music can hardly be overstated.
35 Years Ago: Reba McEntire Earns Her First No. 1 Hit
On Jan. 8, 1983, McEntire earned her first No. 1 hit with "Can't Even Get the Blues."
Introducing The Boot’s 2018 Artists to Watch
These are The Boot's artists to watch for 2018!
Kellie Pickler + Kyle Jacobs — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
Country singer Kellie Pickler and songwriter beau Kyle Jacobs planned an elaborate Nashville wedding, then decided they didn't need pomp and circumstance to say "I do."
Trace Adkins Recalls His First Time on the Radio: ‘My Heart Started Pounding’
Trace Adkins recalls hearing himself on the radio for the first time.
POLL: Which Country Star Would Make the Best Santa Claus?
Vote for the country star who you think would make the best Santa Claus.
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.