The Boot Staff
44 Years Ago: Kenny Rogers Releases ‘The Gambler’
On Nov. 15, 1978, Rogers' multi-platinum-selling album 'The Gambler' was released.
72 Years Ago: Little Jimmy Dickens Becomes a Member of the Grand Ole Opry
On Nov. 6, 1948, Little Jimmy Dickens became a member of the Grand Ole Opry.
Waylon Jennings + Jessi Colter — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
There's nothing like the love of a good woman to help an outlaw tame his demons.
64 Years Ago: Alan Jackson Is Born in Newnan, Ga.
Happy birthday, AJ!
28 Years Ago: Vince Gill Wins Three CMA Awards
Oct. 5, 1994 was a day of celebration for Gill.
18 Years Ago: Randy Travis Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
On Sept. 29, 2004, Travis received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
21 Years Ago: Tim McGraw Hits No. 1 With ‘Something Like That’
On Sept. 25, 1999, McGraw earned his 10th No. 1 hit with "Something Like That."
Top 10 Patsy Cline Songs
Cline's songs are some of the most essential in the history of country music.
28 Years Ago: Clay Walker Earns First Platinum Record With Self-Titled Debut
On Aug. 31, 1994, Walker earned his first platinum record with his self-titled debut album.
48 Years Ago: George Jones Earns No. 1 Hit With ‘The Grand Tour’
On Aug. 31, 1974, Jones earned a No. 1 hit with his song "The Grand Tour," which was the title track of his 41st studio album.