11 Years Ago: Lady Antebellum Release Their Debut Album
Has it been a decade already?!
Travis Tritt + Theresa Nelson — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
The idea that country's bad boy was settling down was a surprise to many — including Tritt himself.
16 Years Ago: Darryl Worley’s ‘Have You Forgotten?’ Hits No. 1
On April 5, 2003, Worley's "Have You Forgotten?" was in the top spot on the country charts.
Who Is Kalie Shorr? 5 Things You Need to Know
Good luck trying to pin down the influences of Shorr, who's quickly become one of the most promising country artists in Nashville.
26 Years Ago: Toby Keith Releases His Debut Single, ‘Should’ve Been a Cowboy’
In February of 1993, Keith released his debut single, "Should've Been a Cowboy."
26 Years Ago: Willie Nelson Settles With the IRS
On Feb. 2, 1993, Nelson finally settled his long-outstanding debt to the IRS.
2018 in Review: Carrie Underwood’s ACMs Performance, Chris Stapleton’s Twins + More of Apr…
To determine the five biggest stories of each month, The Boot's staff looked at website traffic; the featured stories received the most visitors throughout the month in which they broke.
Jason Isbell + Amanda Shires — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
Isbell and Shires are two of Nashville's most celebrated musicians — and a married couple whose relationship is widely revered.
Darius + Beth Rucker — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
When Rucker first met his future wife, Beth Leonard, he was still flying high with Hootie & the Blowfish, and she was working at VH1.
Top 10 Dwight Yoakam Songs
Is your favorite on the list?
40 Years Ago: Tammy Wynette Reportedly Abducted in Nashville
On Oct. 4, 1978, Wynette was reportedly abducted from the parking lot of the Cain-Sloan Department Store in the Nashville neighborhood of Green Hills.
2018’s Country, Americana, Alt-Country, Bluegrass and Folk Concert Tours
Which country, Americana, alt-country, bluegrass and folk artists have been on tour in 2018?