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.
Interview: Dolly Parton Talks Hard Work, Success, Faith and Her Future
Dolly Parton talks to The Boot about her legendary career, and what she's got planned for 2017.
Dann Huff Wins 2016 CMA Award for Musician of the Year
Dann Huff received the 2016 CMA for Musician of the Year.
Garth Brooks, Thomas Rhett and More Reflect on the CMA Awards’ 50th Year
As the CMA Awards prepare to celebrate their 50th year, the stars are eager to join in on the celebration.
‘More Diverse’ Album Coming Soon From Shania Twain
Shania Twain shares details on the progress of her new album with The Boot.
Five Years Ago: Rascal Flatts Join the Grand Ole Opry
On Oct. 8, 2011, Rascal Flatts were officially welcomed as members of the Grand Ole Opry.
11 Years Ago: Taylor Swift Makes Her Grand Ole Opry Debut
On Sept. 1, 2006, Taylor Swift made her debut on the Grand Ole Opry.
Florida Georgia Line Find It Hard to NOT Write About Their Wives
Florida Georgia Line say their wives and their faith affect their songwriting.
Alabama Call Country Music Hall of Fame Exhibit ‘the Greatest Honor’
Alabama celebrated the opening of their new exhibit, 'Alabama: Song of the South', at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.
Zac Brown Band Get Sentimental as ‘Homegrown’ Exhibit Opens at Hall of Fame
Zac Brown Band share their thoughts on their new exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame, 'Homegrown: Zac Brown Band'.