The Boot Staff
40 Years Ago: Charlie Daniels Earns Gold Single for ‘The Devil Went Down to Georgia’
On Aug. 21, 1979, Daniels earned a gold single for "The Devil Went Down to Georgia," from his 'Million Mile Reflections' album.
15 Years Ago: Reba McEntire Reaches No. 1 With ‘Somebody’
On Aug. 7, 2004, McEntire earned her 22nd No. 1 hit with "Somebody," from her 'Room to Breathe' album.
30 Years Ago: Dolly Parton Reaches No. 1 With ‘Why’d You Come in Here Lookin’ Like That’
On Aug. 5, 1989, Parton soared to the top of the charts with her single "Why'd You Come in Here Lookin' Like That."
35 Years Ago: The Judds Earn First Billboard No. 1 With ‘Mama He’s Crazy’
On Aug. 4, 1984, the Judds earned their first No. 1 hit with "Mama He's Crazy," from their freshman 'Wynonna & Naomi' EP.
20 Years Ago: Patsy Cline Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
On Aug. 3, 1999, Cline was posthumously awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Country Stars Who Have Served in the Military
Country music is filled with songs proclaiming love and devotion to the United States, but for many artists, their patriotism runs much deeper.
Top 10 Country Breakup Songs
There's an old saying that insists that "revenge is a dish best served cold" ...
Top 10 Sexy Country Music Videos
Country music reflects real life, with many of the songs being about lovin' and leavin', falling in love, falling out of love ... and sex!
21 Years Ago: LeAnn Rimes’ ‘Blue’ Goes Gold
On March 16, 1998, Rimes' debut single, "Blue," was certified gold, for sales in excess of 500,000 units.
Top 10 Country Road Trip Songs
Nothing beats a cool country soundtrack to crank up while you're exploring those wide-open spaces in your chosen mode of transportation.
Country Music’s Top 10 Party Songs
Celebrate the good times!
Dolly Parton’s Best Songs Shine During All-Star Tribute at the 2019 Grammy Awards
Dolly Parton is the QUEEN!