The Boot Staff
Mac McAnally Crowned Musician of the Year at 2017 CMA Awards
Mac MacAnally has won Musician of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards.
Reba McEntire, Kelsea Ballerini Join Together for ‘Legends’ at 2017 CMA Awards
Trisha Yearwood’s Favorite CMA Awards Memories: One Trophy, One Performance
The country music icon, who also has two ACM Awards and three Grammys trophies to her name, says she has two favorite CMA Awards memories.
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.
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."