The Boot Staff
50 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Proposes to June Carter
On Feb. 22, 1968, Cash proposed to Carter while they were onstage together in London, Ontario, Canada.
POLL: Which Country Star Should Perform a Super Bowl Halftime Show?
Vote for the country star you'd most like to see perform at the Super Bowl halftime show.
Introducing The Boot’s 2018 Artists to Watch
These are The Boot's artists to watch for 2018!
20 Years Ago: Martina McBride Hits No. 1 With ‘A Broken Wing’
On Jan. 10, 1998, McBride soared to No. 1 with "A Broken Wing."
POLL: What’s Your Favorite Christmas Country Song?
Christmas is just around the corner, which means it's time to crank up the holiday tunes, pour a tall glass of ... er, eggnog, and get in the spirit of the season.
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.
Dolly Parton Was Just a Kid When She First Heard Herself on the Radio
Dolly Parton remembers hearing herself on the radio for the first time.
George Jones Didn’t Think He Sounded Like Himself During His First Time on the Radio
In a 2009 interview, Jones remembered hearing himself on the radio for the first time.
Randy Travis Was Headed to His Day Job When He Heard His First Hit on the Radio
Randy Travis recalls hearing himself on the radio for the first time.
Before They Were Famous: Country Stars’ Worst Jobs
They may be stars now, but some of country music's most popular performers really paid their dues in their early days.
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.