Chris Stapleton joins forces with iconic guitarist Carlos Santana for a groovy new track, “Joy.” Written and recorded as a part of Santana’s upcoming album, Blessings and Miracles, out Friday (Oct. 15), “Joy” finds the pair trying to free themselves from the heaviness of the modern world. “Rattling the chains untangled / I see me from a different angle / Now I
After serving in the US Army for nine years, Craig Morgan kicked off his highly successful career as a country music artist in 2000. Over the past 20 years, Morgan has released seven studio albums and many hit singles. His music ranges from heartwarming, to funny, to lively and lighthearted, and he has a knack
Kacey Musgraves cleaned up at the 2019 Grammy Awards with her 2018 Golden Hour album, winning not only three genre-specific trophies but also the coveted, all-genre Album of the Year award. But as she heads toward the 2022 Grammy Awards, it’s already clear that things will be a little different. According to Billboard, during a recent meeting,
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have sold their incredibly luxurious vacation paradise in the Bahamas, and pictures show a jaw-dropping retreat that’s hard to believe even when you’re looking right at it. The couple bought an island in the Bahamas called L’île d’Anges in 2003, according to Architectural Digest. McGraw and Hill listed the island retreat for
Eric Church performed a pair of solo concerts this weekend in Pennsylvania after members of his band tested positive for Covid-19. The country singer Cam joined him onstage in Pittsburgh on Friday night and surprised fans again on Saturday in Philadelphia. Morgan Wallen was a special guest at Church’s Philly show too. Earlier this year,
Elijah Ocean is a relatively new Nashville resident, and his new “Born Blue” music video captures some of his final days in Los Angeles, Calif. The clip was one of his final acts before making the cross-country move. To make his “Born Blue” video — which is premiering exclusively on The Boot — Ocean and
Since Chris Janson released his new single “Bye Mom,” fans have been sharing their own personal stories of loss with the singer — and he welcomes it. Janson co-wrote “Bye Mom” with Brandon Kinney, whose mother died in 2020. Both writing the song and filming its music video were emotional experiences for the pair, and Janson says
Parker McCollum is about to check another item off the bucket list when he makes his debut on the main stage at the Houston rodeo in 2022. He was just announced as a headliner for the show in March of next year, saying: In a video posted by the Houston rodeo, Parker announced the show
Kelly Clarkson‘s divorce from talent manager-turned-full-time-rancher Brandon Blackstock has grown increasingly contentious as their legal separation process continues, but Reba McEntire says she’s hoping for a happy ending for both parties. “You know, I love them both,” McEntire — who has a personal relationship with both members of the ex-couple — explains in an interview with Extra.
For most people who grew up in the rural areas of the world — or like to pretend they did — being country is a thing of pride. Plenty of big country names know what it’s like to live out in the country, and, of course, some of the most iconic songs in the genre are
Jimmie Allen came ready for Disney Night during week four of Dancing With the Stars, which was a night full of fun, nostalgic costumes and honor to the Disney classics. Allen and his partner, Emma Slater, commemorated the evening by dancing the Paso Doble to “I’ll Make a Man Out of You” on Monday night (Oct.
Share 0 Tweet 0 Today, we’re going to celebrate and honor our four-legged friends with the best country songs about dogs. After all, dogs are not just a pet but their part of the family, and losing one can be very devastating. It’s wonderful to hold on to the memory of the beautiful times you’ve
On the heels of releasing her three-part box set, Revived Remixed Revisited, country superstar Reba McEntire stopped by NBC’s The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday (Oct. 7) to perform an ebullient medley of her hits, “Take It Back/Why Haven’t I Heard From You.” Accompanied by her personal live band, the country icon took to the
Just a few days after releasing her career-spanning new triple-disc box set — Revived Remixed Revisited — Reba McEntire has yet another piece of news to share: She’s headed out on tour. Beginning in late November 2021, McEntire will hit the road for her Reba: Live in Concert run, a newly-announced string of dates that kicks off
Hot on the heels of his viral breakout hit, “My Boy,” Elvie Shane is planning the release of his full-length studio debut, Backslider. The 15-song collection promises to be a gritty, authentic look into Shane’s personal journey and as a musician, and its tracklist also reveals a duet with Tenille Townes, called “Nothin’ Lasts Forever.” Earlier
Texas mainstay Randy Rogers Band have released a new single, “Picture Frames.” Co-written by band frontman Randy Rogers with singer-songwriter/producer Drew Kennedy, it’s a heartfelt look back on a love story, as told through the pictures hanging on the couple’s wall. The song’s first verse begins at the beginning, recounting an early date in New Orleans. “We
Luke Bryan salutes the iconic outdoorsman who inspired his love of fishing in the track, “Bill Dance.” And for its official video, Bryan hooks the man himself. In case you’re somehow not familiar, Bill Dance is the famous bass fisherman who’s orange-and-white University of Tennessee hat has been on TV since 1968, with Bill Dance Outdoors
Mark Wystrach — the lead singer of country trio Midland — has a baby boy on the way, due in December. Mark’s wife Ty Haney used video from a recent trip to a bowling alley to make the announcement on Instagram. “Sunny manifested a baby brother like I did this STRIKEE,” Haney captions a video which shows her
Lauren Alaina didn’t waste any time after her run on American Idol. Just under five months later, she dropped her debut album, Wildflower; the record arrived on Oct. 11, 2011 — 10 years ago today. After her second-place finish to Scotty McCreery during the TV singing competition’s 10th season, Alaina signed with Universal Music Group (specifically, Mercury Nashville,
Country legends and Texas icons George Strait and Willie Nelson will share the stage in their home state — the Lone Star State — for one very special evening next spring. “Strait from Moody Center” will be held April 29, 2022 in Austin, Texas, to celebrate the grand opening of Moody Center, the University of Texas’ new 15,000-seat arena.