The Boot Staff
Top 10 Country Artists of the 2000s
From seasoned legends to tween newcomers, the country music pool diversified hugely in the first decade of the 2000s -- not only in demographics but also in sound.
Kenny Rogers Dead at 81
Kenny Rogers has died. He was 81 years old.
2020 Coronavirus Pandemic: These Country Music Tours + Festivals Are Affected
The World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared coronavirus (COVID-19) a pandemic on March 11.
Nashville Tornado Relief Efforts: Here’s How You Can Help the Victims
Here's how people near and far can help the victims of the deadly tornado that ripped through Nashville on Tuesday morning (March 3).
Top 10 Censored Country Songs
We've found a few country stars who've dared to swear ... and then had to go back into the studio to make a family-friendly version of the same song for country radio airplay.
New Music Rundown: Country, Americana, Bluegrass + Folk Albums Coming in 2020
Be on the lookout for these new albums in 2020!
2019 Golden Boot Awards: Vote Now for the Year’s Most Unforgettable Moment
Vote for the year's most unforgettable moment in the 2019 Golden Boot Awards!
20 Years Ago: LeAnn Rimes’ Self-Titled Album Goes Platinum
On Jan. 3, 2000, Rimes kicked off the new year -- and the new millennium -- on a high note.
Meet The Boot’s 2020 Artists to Watch
We're betting on big years for these rising stars in 2020.
Luke Bryan’s Christmas Eve Tradition Is a Real Gas
In Bryan's house's the night before Christmas is filled with a unique meal ... and its effects.