Gayle Thompson has been a daily contributor for The Boot since it began in 2008. In addition, she has written for Rolling Stone, Country Weekly, CBS Radio and several other outlets. Besides writing, she loves traveling, cooking, entertaining and anything else that involves her husband and little boy.
Story Behind the Song: Luke Combs, ‘When It Rains It Pours’
Luke Combs shares the story behind his hit single "When It Rains It Pours."
Story Behind the Song: Jason Aldean, ‘A Little More Summertime’
Songwriters Wendell Mobley, Tony Martin and Jerry Flowers, along with Jason Aldean, share the story behind Aldean's hit "A Little More Summertime."
13 Years Ago: Taylor Swift Makes Her Grand Ole Opry Debut
On Sept. 1, 2006, Swift made her debut on the Grand Ole Opry.
Shania Twain Grateful for Her Past, Excited for Her Future at Country Music Hall of Fame E…
Shania Twain's exhibit, 'Rock This Country', is now open at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.
Lady Antebellum Are Eager to Celebrate Father’s Day 2017 at Home
29 Years Ago: Garth Brooks Wins a Record Six Times at the ACM Awards
On April 24, 1991, Brooks set an ACMs record
Drew Baldridge: ‘To Be Accepted Is Awesome … and I Don’t Have to Change’
Drew Baldridge discusses the success of his current single, "Rebound," and gives an update on a new album.
Story Behind the Song: Brett Eldredge, ‘Somethin’ I’m Good At’
Brett Eldredge shares the story behind his single "Somethin' I'm Good At."
Stars Support St. Jude During Annual Country Cares Event [PICTURES]
More than a dozen country artists gathered at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital on Jan. 12-15 to participate in the annual Country Cares for St. Jude Kids event.
Cole Swindell, Kelly Clarkson and More Dish on Their Holiday Plans [PICTURES]
For many of us, the holidays are a chance to take time off and reconnect with family and friends ... and fan-favorite country singers are no exception!