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7 Artists Who Should Be in the Country Music Hall of Fame
Can you believe they're not in yet?!
Top 10 Country Songs About Fall
The Boot counts down country music's best songs about fall.
Interview: Emmylou Harris, Dolly Parton and Linda Ronstadt Reflect on ‘Trio’ Projects
Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt speak with The Boot and other reporters about their 'Trio' albums and the new 'The Complete Trio Collection'.
New Jason Aldean Album to Feature Surprising Guest
Jason Aldean's upcoming album, They Don't Know, is set to drop on Sept. 9, and he'll be joined on one of the album's tracks by an unexpected guest ... Kelsea Ballerini.
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.
Interview: On His New Album, Sammy Kershaw’s Got the Blues
Sammy Kershaw talks to The Boot about his new album, 'The Blues Got Me'.