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.
27 Years Ago: Garth Brooks’ ‘No Fences’ Makes Country Music History
On Oct. 24, 1991, Brooks made history when his album 'No Fences' became the first country record to sell more than 5 million copies.
Interview: Dolly Parton Achieves a Career First With New Children’s Album
Dolly Parton discusses her children's album, 'I Believe in You'.
59+ Dead, 500+ Injured Following Shooting at Route 91 Harvest Festival
A shooting took place during the 2017 Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas early Monday morning (Oct. 2). At least 59 people are dead and more than 500 were injured.
Rascal Flatts Praise Blake Shelton’s Wit, Advice to ‘The Voice’ Contestants
Interview: Kip Moore Bares His Soul on Honest New Album ‘Slowheart’
Kip Moore discusses his new album, 'Slowheart'.
Top 10 Montgomery Gentry Songs
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Chris Young Says He Has More Planned to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims
Chris Young explains why he is doing so much to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey.
Jason Aldean’s 2017 Concert for the Kids Raises $700,000
Jason Aldean raised just over $700,000 at his second Concert for the Kids in his hometown of Macon, Ga.
Alan Jackson Says Country Music Hall of Fame Induction Is ‘Last Dream on the List’
Alan Jackson talks to The Boot about his upcoming induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
34 Years Ago: Toby Keith Marries Tricia Lucus
Happy anniversary, you two!
Today’s Country Stars Take Center Stage at ‘American Currents’ Exhibit [PICTURES]
Artists share their thoughts on the 'American Currents' exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame.