The Boot Staff
31 Years Ago: George Strait Hits No. 1 With ‘What’s Going on in Your World’
On July 22, 1989, Strait soared to the top of the charts with his single "What's Going on in Your World."
POLL: What’s the Best Linda Ronstadt Song?
Which one is your favorite?
Top 10 Country Vacation Songs
There's nothing we look forward to more through the long winter months than the prospect of a nice, relaxing (and preferably tropical) vacation.
Top 5 LoCash Songs
The Boot counts down five of the best songs by LoCash.
Story Behind the Song: Dierks Bentley, ‘Home’
"The lyrics speak to the challenges we've had as a country, but hopefully the song leaves you feeling inspired and optimistic ..."
Story Behind the Song: Trace Adkins, ‘I’m Tryin”
"It was one of those things where you really felt like you weren't being creative ..."
Story Behind the Song: Ronnie Dunn, ‘Once’
"I had just come out of a relationship that had hurt me very badly ..."
Story Behind the Song: Sara Evans, ‘If I Run’
"I think I was actually talking about my relationship with my dad ..."
Musical Smartypants: Country Singers Who Learned Before They Earned
In the notoriously volatile entertainment business, no one can argue with having an education to fall back on.
Story Behind the Song: George Strait, ‘Living for the Night’
"I don't think they were quite so sure that they had what they had ..."