12 Years Ago: Dolly Parton Gives UT Knoxville Commencement Address, Earns Honorary Doctora…
Parton also gave the commencement address at UT Knoxville that year.
Top 10 Country Songs About Spring
Which one is your favorite?
Top 10 Country Songs About Winter
The Boot counts down country music's best songs about winter.
8 Years Ago: Willie Nelson Earns Honorary Doctorate From Berklee College of Music
Recipients are being "recognized for their achievements and influence in music, and for their enduring contributions to American and international culture."
2018 in Review: 5 Breakout Country and Americana Acts Who Totally Deserve the Hype
As we survey The Boot's 2018 Artists to Watch list in December, it's a pleasant surprise to see just how many musicians equaled -- if not surpassed -- our expectations.
Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley Offer Lighthearted Comedy in 2018 CMA Awards Monologue
In their 11th year co-hosting the CMA Awards, Underwood and Paisley have their comedic monologue routine down pat.
Top 10 Chicks Songs
Do y'all agree?
How Taylor Swift’s Career Beginnings Foreshadowed Her Move to Pop, Continuing Country Infl…
Back in the 2000s, Swift was a country superstar with big-time pop aspirations — and the drive, confidence and ambition to make her dreams come true.
How ’90s Country Women Paved the Way for Modern Artists’ Creative Boom
In the 1990s, the absence of the myths that have kept women off of country radio in recent years led to an environment in which dozens of women flourished.
10 Country Crossovers That Actually Worked
Not every artist finds country success when coming in from a different genre ... but these men and women did!
24 Country Stars Who Know How to Rock a Hat [PICTURES]
These country stars can rock a hat just as well as any Kentucky Derby-goer!