The Boot Staff
42 Years Ago: Kenny Rogers Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
On Sept. 14, 1979, Rogers received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
18 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Dies
On Sept. 12, 2003, Cash passed away after suffering complications from diabetes.
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.
17 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 Songs About Summertime
"Summertime, and the livin' is easy" -- so goes the old American standard.
Top 10 Father’s Day Country Songs
These country songs are the perfect Father's Day soundtrack.
31 Years Ago: Alan Jackson Releases His Debut Album, ‘Here in the Real World’
On Feb. 27, 1990, Jackson released 'Here In The Real World' on Arista Records.
28 Years Ago: Garth Brooks Sings the National Anthem at Super Bowl XXVII
On Jan. 31, 1993, Brooks sang the National Anthem at the Super Bowl, but not without controversy.
22 Years Ago: Faith Hill Hits No. 1 With ‘Let Me Let Go’
On Dec. 12, 1998, Hill struck chart gold when her single "Let Me Let Go" soared to No. 1.
10 Country Stars We’d Love to Have at Our Thanksgiving Dinner Table
Lively conversation, mindful reflection and a few helpings of good ol' gossip would add up to one perfect holiday.
63 Years Ago: Alan Jackson Is Born in Newnan, Ga.
Happy birthday, AJ!
Story Behind the Song: Phil Vassar, ‘Just Another Day in Paradise’
"That just kind of came out, and we said, 'Oh, let's write that.' So, we did ..."