The Boot Staff
21 Years Ago: Brad Paisley’s Debut Single Is Released
On Feb. 22, 1999, Paisley released his debut single.
52 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Proposes to June Carter
On Feb. 22, 1968, Cash proposed to Carter while they were onstage together in London, Ontario, Canada.
45 Years Ago: TG Sheppard Earns First No. 1 Hit With ‘Devil in the Bottle’
On Feb. 15, 1975, Sheppard's debut single, "Devil in the Bottle," hit No. 1.
Top 10 Country Love Songs
The Boot counts down the Top 10 love songs in country music.
15 Years Ago: Rascal Flatts Ride to No. 1 With ‘Bless the Broken Road’
On Feb. 12, 2005, "Bless the Broken Road" hit No. 1.
Top 10 Censored Country Songs
We've found a few country stars who've dared to swear ... and then had to go back into the studio to make a family-friendly version of the same song for country radio airplay.
25 Little-Known Tidbits About Country Icon Garth Brooks
Learn 25 of the more noteworthy -- and newsworthy -- events related to one of the most successful artists of all time.
20 Years Ago: The Dixie Chicks Hit No. 1 With ‘Cowboy, Take Me Away’
The song is on their album 'Fly'.
61 Years Ago: Buddy Holly Killed in a Plane Crash
A country music icon was almost on the plane with him ...
When Worlds Collide: 10 Country Music-Meets-Football Crossovers
The crossover between the gridiron and Music Row has been heavily trafficked over the years.