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.
Florida Georgia Line: Chainsmokers Collaboration Is ‘a God Thing’ [LISTEN]
Florida Georgia Line discuss their collaboration with the Chainsmokers, "Last Day Alive."
Story Behind the Song: Keith Urban (Feat. Carrie Underwood), ‘The Fighter’
Lady Antebellum Say New Song ‘Heart Break’ Correlates to Their Career
Lady Antebellum explain how their break inspired their new album, and why the title track is their favorite song.
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: Jon Pardi, ‘Head Over Boots’
Jon Pardi and Luke Laird recall the day they wrote Pardi's hit single "Head Over Boots."
25 Years Ago: Brooks & Dunn’s ‘Brand New Man’ Goes Quadruple Platinum
Nov. 29, 1994, was a day of celebration for Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn.
Country Stars Spread Holiday Cheer at CMA Country Christmas Taping [PICTURES]
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.
Story Behind the Song: Cole Swindell, ‘Middle of a Memory’
Cole Swindell shares the story behind his single "Middle of a Memory."
Story Behind the Song: Cole Swindell, ‘You Should Be Here’
Cole Swindell and Ashley Gorley share the story behind Swindell's hit single "You Should Be Here."