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Country Music in the 1990s: A Look Back at the Biggest Artists, Moments + More
The Boot looks back at the biggest songs, albums, artists and moments of country music in the 1990s.
1980s Country Fans, Here’s a Rad Playlist for Y’all!
'80s country fans, press play and enjoy!
Times a-Changin': Fan Response to Eric Church’s Politics Tells Nuanced Story
The country music community's response to Church's comments about gun ownership and the NRA was more nuanced than you might think -- a testament to the changing demographics of the country music fandom, and to the social climate in which we live.
Rethinking Outlaw Country: A Movement About Artistic Freedom, Not Sound
The modern-day interpretation of the phrase "outlaw country" mistakes the movement as a sound rather than a battle for artistic freedom.
Country Music in the 1970s: A Look Back at the Biggest Artists, Moments + More
In the 1970s, the country music charts were filled with artists who first found fame during the previous decade(s), but there were also a number of promising newcomers making names for themselves as well.
Jason Isbell Speaks Out About Addiction Following Demi Lovato’s Reported Overdose
Jason Isbell was one of a number of artists sending prayers to Lovato following her reported July 24 overdose.
Country Music in the 1960s: A Look Back at the Biggest Artists, Moments + More
The '60s introduced country music fans countless future classic songs, albums and artists.
Lauren Alaina and Alex Hopkins Are Engaged!
Congratulations to the happy couple!
Mandalay Bay Files Lawsuits Against Route 91 Harvest Festival Shooting Victims
The lawsuits, filed by MGM Resorts International, claim that Mandalay Bay has no liability in the mass shooting that left 58 people dead.
Eric Church’s ‘Desperate Man’ Title Track Is Pure, Swampy Southern Rock [LISTEN]
"Hey, what can I say? / I'm a desperate man ..."