The Boot Staff
30 Years Ago: Keith Whitley Dies
Whitley died at the age of 33 from alcohol poisoning.
30 Years Ago: Clint Black Releases His Debut Album, ‘Killin’ Time’
On May 2, 1989, Black released his debut album, 'Killin' Time,' which sold more than 3 million copies and spawned five No. 1 hits.
11 Years Ago: ‘Can You Duet’ Premieres on CMT
On April 14, 2008, the TV show 'Can You Duet' premiered on CMT, introducing the newly formed duo Joey + Rory.
Top 10 Country Stars Who Have Acted in Movies
In 1963, Buck Owens topped the country charts with "Act Naturally," which opened with the prophetic line "They're gonna put me in the movies." But decades before that tune was a hit, country stars were already trading the concert stage for the sound stage.
30 Years Ago: Keith Whitley Hits No. 1 With ‘I’m No Stranger to the Rain’
On April 8, 1989, "I'm No Stranger to the Rain" became Whitley's last No. 1 hit before his death from alcoholism.
2019 ACM Awards: The Performers List
Here's who's performing at the 2019 ACM Awards.
2019 ACM Awards: The Winners List
Congratulations to all of the 2019 ACM Awards winners!
Top 10 Girl Power Country Songs
Women have ruled the country charts for decades by singing about far more than just love and heartache.
51 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Proposes to June Carter
On Feb. 22, 1968, Cash proposed to Carter while they were onstage together in London, Ontario, Canada.
Kacey Musgraves Wins 2019 Grammy Awards’ Album of the Year
What a huge achievement!