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.
30 Years Ago: Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris Release ‘Trio’
On March 2, 1987, 'Trio', a record by Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris, was released on Warner Bros.
Zac Brown Thanks Wife, Bandmates While Receiving Artist Humanitarian Award
Zac Brown is the 2017 recipient of the Country Radio Broadcasters' Artist Humanitarian Award.
Story Behind the Song: William Michael Morgan, ‘I Met a Girl’
Shane McAnally and Old Dominion's Trevor Rosen recall the day "I Met a Girl" was written, and the path it took to become a hit for William Michael Morgan.
Trailer Choir’s Bigg Vinny, Wife Jenny Are Expecting a Baby!
Trailer Choir's "Bigg Vinny" Hickerson and his wife are going to be parents!
Story Behind the Song: Trent Harmon, ‘There’s a Girl’
Trent Harmon shares the story behind his hit single "There's a Girl" with The Boot.
Hillary Scott ‘Over the Moon’ About 2017 Grammy Awards Nominations
Hillary Scott reacts to her Grammy Awards nominations for 'Love Remains' and "Thy Will."
Story Behind the Song: George Strait, ‘I Ain’t Her Cowboy Anymore’
Songwriter Marla Cannon-Goodman shares the story behind the George Strait song "I Ain't Her Cowboy Anymore" with The Boot.
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!
Interview: High Valley Say New Album ‘Dear Life’ Is ‘Like a Diary’
High Valley discuss their new album, 'Dear Life', with The Boot.
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.