The Boot Staff
41 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."
11 Years Ago: Brooks & Dunn Announce Their Split
On Aug. 10, 2009, Brooks & Dunn announced that they were splitting up, after more than 20 years as a duo.
Story Behind the Song: Kenny Chesney and Mac McAnally, ‘Down the Road’
"It was a very organic little song, written on Christmas morning 1987 ..."
Top 10 Miranda Lambert Songs
Lambert's songs are some of the most consistently interesting and best-written among the current crop of country music stars.
16 Years Ago: Tim McGraw’s ‘Live Like You Were Dying’ Hits No. 1
On July 11, 2004, McGraw began his seven-week run at the top of the charts with his single "Live Like You Were Dying."
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.
31 Years Ago: Garth Brooks Makes His Grand Ole Opry Debut
On June 24, 1989, Brooks made his debut on the Grand Ole Opry.
Top 10 Father’s Day Country Songs
These country songs are the perfect Father's Day soundtrack.
Top 10 Country Songs About Summertime
"Summertime, and the livin' is easy" -- so goes the old American standard.
Top 5 LoCash Songs
The Boot counts down five of the best songs by LoCash.