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: 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."
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.
Brett Young Says Life on Tour Is Crazy Busy … But Plenty of Fun, Too
Story Behind the Song: Jason Aldean, ‘Any Ol’ Barstool’
Story Behind the Song: Brett Young, ‘Like I Loved You’
Brett Young shares the story behind his single "Like I Loved You."
Story Behind the Song: Maren Morris, ‘I Could Use a Love Song’
Maren Morris shares the story behind her hit single "I Could Use a Love Song," from 'Hero'.
Brett Young Releases ‘Like I Loved You’ Music Video
Brett Young has released the music video for his latest single, "Like I Loved You."
Thomas Rhett Says ‘Life Changes’ Album ‘Is Very Nostalgic-Feeling’
Thomas Rhett gives details on his upcoming third studio album, 'Life Changes'.
Interview: Sara Evans Writes the Second Chapter of Her Career With ‘Words’
Sara Evans discusses her new album, 'Words', released on her own Born to Fly Records.
24 Years Ago: George Strait Hits No. 1 With ‘Carrying Your Love With Me’
On July 19, 1997, the King of Country landed in the No. 1 spot with his song "Carrying Your Love With Me."
Kenny Rogers Reveals Plans for Star-Studded Farewell Tribute Show
Kenny Rogers will celebrate his upcoming retirement with thousands of his fans, and several of his famous friends.
Dustin Lynch on His Third Studio Album: ‘We’re Just Splitting Hairs Right Now’
Dustin Lynch discusses the music video for his latest single, "Small Town Boy," and gives a timeline of sorts for his upcoming new album.
Josh Turner: Grandmother, Children, Faith Are His Inspirations
Josh Turner reflects on all he has learned since the release of his debut album, 'Long Black Train', almost 15 years ago.
Story Behind the Song: Dustin Lynch, ‘Small Town Boy’
Dustin Lynch shares the story behind his single "Small Town Boy."
Chris Young Says His Next Album Is ‘Pretty Much Done’
Chris Young gives an update on his new album, and discusses the overwhelming success of his latest record, 'I'm Comin' Over'.