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Top 5 Biggest Country and Americana Moments of 2018 (So Far)
So far, 2018 has been a year of redemptions and comebacks.
8 of Country Music’s Best Concert Traditions
There's nothing like a concert: the spectacle of live music, the experience of seeing songs you love brought to life ... and the possibility of the unexpected.
18 Swoon-Worthy Country Music Quotes About Love
Country music centers so strongly on storytelling, and one of its favorites stories to tell is a love story.
Garth Brooks’ Best Live Shots [PICTURES]
All of those years and all of those years of touring have left quite the archive of concert photos.
The Dixie Chicks’ ‘Wide Open Spaces’ Tracks, Ranked
Do you agree?
The Boot’s 2017 Holiday Gift Guide
Looking for the perfect gift for the country fan on your list? We've got you covered!
Dan + Shay Cover Tom Petty’s ‘Free Fallin’’ After Route 91 Harvest Festival Shooting
In tribute to both the Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting victims and the late Tom Petty, Dan + Shay covered Petty's "Free Fallin'."
Watch Troy Gentry’s Final Performance at the Grand Ole Opry
Ahead of today's celebration of Troy Gentry's life, the Grand Ole Opry has released the video of Montgomery Gentry's final performance on its stage.
Chris Stapleton Honors Don Williams With ‘Amanda’ Cover [WATCH]
Country Artists Wearing the American Flag [PICTURES]
Country music is as American as football / apple pie / insert-any-other-cliche-phrase-here, so it makes sense that, from time to time, the genre's artists would don some patriotic clothing.