The Boot Staff
Story Behind the Song: Alan Jackson (Feat. Jimmy Buffett), ‘It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere’
The Boot sat down with songwriter Don Rollins to hear the story behind this now-classic tune.
15 Years Ago: Keith Urban’s ‘Be Here’ Goes Gold, Platinum
On Nov. 4, 2004, Urban achieved a major career milestone.
Story Behind the Song: Rascal Flatts, ‘Still Feels Good’
"This is just a way to say, 'After all this time together, it still feels good. It still feels like the first time' ..."
These Country, Americana, Folk + Bluegrass Artists Are All Going on Tour in 2020
These country, Americana, folk and bluegrass acts are all hitting the road in 2020!
35 Years Ago: Anne Murray Makes History at the CMA Awards
On Oct. 8, 1984, Murray was the queen of the CMA Awards.
96 Years Ago: Hank Williams Is Born
Country legend Williams was born on Sept. 17, 1923.
40 Years Ago: Kenny Rogers Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
On Sept. 14, 1979, Rogers received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
10 Years Ago: Taylor Swift’s ‘You Belong With Me’ Wins Best Female Video at MTV Music Awar…
On Sept. 13, 2009, Swift's acceptance speech at the MTV Video Music Awards for "You Belong With Me" was infamously interrupted by Kanye West.
16 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Dies
On Sept. 12, 2003, Cash passed away after suffering complications from diabetes.
25 Years Ago: George Jones Undergoes Triple Bypass Surgery, on His 63rd Birthday
On Sept. 12, 1994, Jones had triple bypass surgery, on his 63rd birthday, at Baptist Hospital in Nashville, Tenn.
15 Years Ago: Terri Clark Hits No. 1 With ‘Girls Lie Too’
On Sept. 11, 2004, Clark earned her second No. 1 hit in the United States with her single "Girls Lie Too."
20 Years Ago: Chely Wright Hits No. 1 With ‘Single White Female’
On Sept. 11, 1999, Wright earned her first No. 1 single with "Single White Female," which was the title track of her sophomore album.