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.
‘CMA Country Christmas’ 2017 Performers Talk Singing Timeless Holiday Tunes
The Boot chatted with several 'CMA Country Christmas' 2017 performers about singing classic holiday songs during the show.
13 Years Ago: Tim McGraw Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
On Oct. 17, 2006, McGraw received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Interview: Dolly Parton Achieves a Career First With New Children’s Album
Dolly Parton discusses her children's album, 'I Believe in You'.
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."
Top 10 Montgomery Gentry Songs
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Story Behind the Song: Jason Aldean, ‘Lights Come On’
Jason Aldean and the song's writers share the story behind Aldean's single "Lights Come On."
Story Behind the Song: Josh Turner, ‘Hometown Girl’
Songwriter Marc Beeson and Josh Turner share the story behind Turner's hit single "Hometown Girl."
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.
Luke Bryan’s Perfect Father’s Day Includes Fishing With His Boys
Luke Bryan reveals how he likes to spend Father's Day.
Lady Antebellum Are Eager to Celebrate Father’s Day 2017 at Home
Thomas Rhett’s Wife Isn’t a Big Fan of Being in His Music Videos
Thomas Rhett explains why he likes to make videos, including ones that star his wife Lauren.
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!