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Dixie Chicks Silent House lyrics
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Story Behind the Song: Dixie Chicks, ‘Silent House’

Natalie Maines explains to The Boot about how the Dixie Chicks song "Silent House" came to be.

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Story Behind the Song: Trace Adkins, ‘This Ain’t No Love Song’

Songwriter David Lee tells The Boot about how Trace Adkins' "This Ain't No Love Song" came to be.

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Blake Shelton Who Are You When I'm Not Looking lyrics
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Story Behind the Song: Blake Shelton, ‘Who Are You When I’m Not Looking’

John Wiggins discusses co-writing "Who Are You When I'm Not Looking," recorded by both Joe Nichols and Blake Shelton, with Earl Bud Lee.

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Story Behind the Song: Darius Rucker, ‘History in the Making’

Darius Rucker shares how his song "History in the Making" came to be.

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Darius Rucker Come Back Song lyrics
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Story Behind the Song: Darius Rucker, ‘Come Back Song’

Darius Rucker tells The Boot about writing "Come Back Song" with Casey Beathard and Chris Stapleton.

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Love and Theft Whiskey on My Breath
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Story Behind the Song: Love and Theft, ‘Whiskey on My Breath’

Love and Theft sit down with The Boot to recall the day they wrote "Whiskey on My Breath" and the inspiration behind the powerful tune.

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David Lee Murphy
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Story Behind the Song: David Lee Murphy, ‘Dust on the Bottle’

David Lee Murphy tells The Boot about writing his song "Dust on the Bottle."

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Billy Currington Drinkin Town With a Football Problem
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Story Behind the Song: Billy Currington, ‘Drinkin’ Town With a Football Problem’

Elizabeth Elkins and Vanessa Olivarez tell The Boot about writing Billy Currington's "Drinkin' Town With a Football Problem" with the Henningsens.

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Story Behind the Song: Brett Eldredge, ‘Lose My Mind’

Brett Eldredge, along with fellow co-writers Ross Copperman and Heather Morgan, reveal the story behind Eldredge's hit single "Lose My Mind."

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Story Behind the Song: Kenny Chesney and George Strait, ‘Shiftwork’

Songwriter Troy Jones shares the story of "Shiftwork," recorded by Kenny Chesney and George Strait.

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