Christina Vinson is a freelance writer based in Nashville, Tenn. After graduating from Cornerstone University, she left the idyllic shores of West Michigan and headed south alongside her husband, a musician. She writes for a variety of publications across the state and country, with work ranging from full-length magazine features to SEO-rich blog posts. When she's not typing away at the computer, you can find Vinson at the library with a stack of books, in the kitchen baking cinnamon rolls or drinking coffee at a local coffee shop.
Rob Bironas, Husband of Rachel Bradshaw, Dead Following Single-Car Accident
Rob Bironas, husband of country newcomer Rachel Bradshaw, died in a single-vehicle accident Saturday night (Sept. 20) in Nashville.
New Country Music Releases – October 2014
Every month that new country music emerges is a good month, but October 2014 is pretty exceptional, with two highly-anticipated records dropping within one week of one another. Country bad boy Jason Aldean and hit duo Florida Georgia Line are both set to release albums this fall, making October oh-s…
Jimmy Fallon Impersonates Blake Shelton in ‘Partners’ Duet With Barbra Streisand [WATCH]
Blake Shelton better watch out! Funny guy and talk show host Jimmy Fallon impersonated the singer, performing 'I'd Want It to Be You' with Barbra Streisand, and she was pretty impressed.
Tim McGraw Admits Faith Hill Makes Him ‘Better at Everything’
Extra husband points for Tim McGraw! On Tuesday (Sept. 16), the singer appeared on 'Good Morning America' to celebrate the release of 'Sundown Heaven Town,' and not only did he perform, but he also gave his wife quite the compliment.
Darius Rucker Taps Sheryl Crow for Christmas Album
It's an early Christmas present for country music fans! Darius Rucker is preparing a Christmas album, and that's not all the news -- he has a very special country guest on the record.
Country Stars With Mullets
Popularized by the Beastie Boys, Billy Ray Cyrus, Motley Crue, and others, the mullet grew to its peak popularity in the '80s because it was essentially two styles at once: business in the front, party in the back. And country stars like to party, so it makes sense that some of the genre's…
Miranda Lambert Dishes What Kenny Chesney Taught Her About Touring
Touring for months on end can get tiring for anyone, even the world's biggest superstars, but Kenny Chesney helped fellow country singer Miranda Lambert learn an important lesson in touring and spirit -- and it's one she still follows to this day.
Blake Shelton Surprises Military Family With Generous Gift
On Saturday night (Sept. 6) in San Diego, Blake Shelton did something for a USO military family that they'll likely never forget.
Taylor Swift Admits Scott Borchetta Begged Her to Put Country Songs on ‘1989’
With the impending release of Taylor Swift's new record '1989,' there has been much talk about the hitmaker's official transition from country to pop. Swift admits that she's happy with the direction she's taken ... even if it means a full dive into a new genre, much to…
Jake Owen Not Just the ‘F-ing Beach Bum,’ Wants to Win Awards, Too
Jake Owen has had his share of surf and sun, laid-back, beach-driven hits. But he doesn't just want to be known, in his words, as the f---ing beach bum.
Garth Brooks Says Opportunity to Raise His Kids Was Worth Retirement
Garth Brooks' world tour kicked off Thursday (Sept. 4) in Rosemont, Ill. After taking an extended absence from touring, he admits the beginning of the tour may be rusty, but he wouldn't trade the opportunity to raise his kids during that time for anything.