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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'.
Story Behind the Song: Billy Currington, ‘Drinkin’ Town With a Football Problem’
Elizabeth Elkins and Vanessa Olivarez tell The Boot about writing Billy Currington's "Drinkin' Town With a Football Problem" with the Henningsens.
Top 10 Country Songs About Beer
The Boot counts down country music's best songs about beer.
8 Artists Who Should Be in the Country Music Hall of Fame
A photo gallery of artists who, surprisingly, aren't in the Country Music Hall of Fame, but should be.
Outside Projects Make Zac Brown Band More Creative Together
Jimmy De Martini and John Driskell Hopkins explain why it's important for them and the other Zac Brown Band members to pursue solo projects.
Florida Georgia Line’s Brian Kelley Says New Album Will Be Worth the Wait
Florida Georgia Line's Brian Kelley opens up about the duo's upcoming new album.
Kelsea Ballerini: ‘As a New Artist, This Is the Dream’
Kelsea Ballerini talks to The Boot about her life-changing year and what's next for her as a rising star.