The Boot Staff
16 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Dies
On Sept. 12, 2003, Cash passed away after suffering complications from diabetes.
40 Years Ago: Charlie Daniels Hits No. 1 With ‘The Devil Went Down to Georgia’
On Aug. 25, 1979, Daniels earned his first No. 1 hit, with his single "The Devil Went Down to Georgia."
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.
Meet The Boot’s 2019 Artists to Watch
Keep your eyes (and ears!) on these rising stars.
Marty Stuart + Connie Smith — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
The two have a rather unorthodox love story, but it's one with a very happy ending.
Top 10 Country Songs About Summertime
"Summertime, and the livin' is easy" -- so goes the old American standard.
Willie Nelson: See the Red-Headed Stranger Through the Years [PICTURES]
Nelson's trademark braids make him one of the most instantly recognizable celebrities in the world -- but he looked a little (okay, a lot) different in his early years.
Top 10 Country Songs of Faith
Do you have a favorite?
27 Years Ago: George Strait Stars in ‘Pure Country’
A look back at the 1992 film 'Pure Country', which starred country singer Strait.
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.
Top 10 Patriotic Country Songs
Country music and patriotism have always gone hand in hand.
76 Years Ago: Ronnie Milsap Is Born in North Carolina
Happy birthday to him!