The Boot Staff
30 Years Ago: Alan Jackson Signs His First Recording Contract
On June 26, 1989, the struggling young country singer signed his first recording contract.
20 Years Ago: Brad Paisley Makes His Grand Ole Opry Debut
On May 28, 1999, Paisley made his debut on the Grand Ole Opry.
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.
30 Years Ago: Keith Whitley Dies
Whitley died at the age of 33 from alcohol poisoning.
2019 ACM Awards: Country Stars Light Up the Stage [PICTURES]
Oh, what a night!
2019 ACM Awards: The Winners List
Congratulations to all of the 2019 ACM Awards winners!
20 Years Ago: Brad Paisley’s Debut Single Is Released
On Feb. 22, 1999, Paisley released his debut single.
Top 10 Kenny Chesney Songs
Do you agree with our picks?
Top 10 Alabama Songs
The Boot counts down our picks for the 10 best Alabama songs.
Top 10 Dierks Bentley Songs
Bentley's songs are some of the most daringly original tracks in the last 15 years of country music.