The Boot Staff
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.
26 Years Ago: George Strait Stars in ‘Pure Country’
A look back at the 1992 film 'Pure Country', which starred country singer Strait.
Tanya Tucker Was in Her Dad’s Car When She First Heard Herself on the Radio
Tanya Tucker remembers hearing herself on the radio for the first time.
Reba McEntire First Heard Herself on the Radio at Home, With Family
Reba McEntire remembers hearing herself on the radio for the first time.
POLL: Who’s Your Favorite CMA Awards Host?
Hosting the CMAs is one of the most prestigious gigs in country music.
Story Behind the Song: Lady Antebellum, ‘American Honey’
Songwriters Shane Stevens and Carey Barlowe share how Lady Antebellum's song "American Honey" came to be.
Lonestar Were All Together (and in Vegas) for Their First Time on the Radio
Richie McDonald remembers Lonestar's first time on the radio.
Story Behind the Song: Deana Carter, ‘Strawberry Wine’
Songwriter Matraca Berg talks to The Boot about writing Deana Carter's song "Strawberry Wine."
Top 10 Brett Eldredge Songs
Do you agree with our No. 1 pick?
Lee Greenwood Remembers His First Time on the Radio: ‘I Had Waited for an Awful Long Time’
Lee Greenwood remembers his first time on the radio.
Top 10 Trisha Yearwood Songs
Yearwood's songs are unlike any others in country music.
15 Years Ago: Miranda Lambert Signs With Epic Records
On Sept. 15, 2003, Lambert signed a record deal with Epic Records, a few months after coming in third on 'Nashville Star'.