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.
Florida Georgia Line, ‘Dirt’ – Lyrics Uncovered
Florida Georgia Line's 'Dirt' lyrics swerve away from what we've come to expect from the duo, and the song's steel guitar and heartfelt insight play an important part in its authenticity. The 'Dirt' lyrics were born from a decided emphasis on one thing, and songwri…
Jason Aldean Talks Stadium Shows, Future Rap Collaborations
Jason Aldean is out on his 2014 Burn It Down Tour, and along the way, he'll hit up multiple baseball stadiums -- quite the feat! In a chat with Taste of Country and other media at the kickoff of the tour, Aldean opened up on his feelings about stadium shows, plus the feasibility of future rap c…
Hunter Hayes’ ‘Tattoo’ Music Video Gets Graffitied in Sneak Peek [Watch]
Hunter Hayes's new music video for his his infectious hit 'Tattoo' is all about love, but with a secret weapon to try to win a beautiful gal's heart: graffiti. The singer talks about the storyline behind the video and also shares a sneak peek at the ultra-creative project.
Eli Young Band Rock Out With ‘Dust’ on ‘Letterman’ [Watch]
Grammy-nominated country rockers Eli Young Band hit up 'The Late Show With David Letterman' on Tuesday night (July 22), bringing with them their new rising single 'Dust.'
Brad Paisley Keeps His Word, Performs With Sarah Darling at Grand Ole Opry
Brad Paisley is a man of his word. The hitmaker told rising country star Sarah Darling -- who narrowly missed the chance to move on in 'Rising Star' -- that she could share the stage with him at the Grand Ole Opry, and the two singers did just that on Friday (July 18).
Cute Kids Singing Country Songs – Miranda Lambert, ‘Automatic’
Little Avery is a pint-sized pistol, and is pretty much exactly how we'd envision Miranda Lambert as a tiny tot. Even though she was born long after pay phones and cassette tapes were in rogue, spitfire Avery -- also a beauty pageant contestant -- knows the hit 'Automatic' word f…
Tim McGraw, Keith Urban + More Enthrall Fans at Faster Horses Festival [Pictures]
The 2014 Faster Horses Festival in Brooklyn, Mich. served up lots of country stars for the second-annual event, and boy did the acts deliver. Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Brett Eldredge and many more dished out their best songs, making the event -- which is quickly becoming one of the hottest summer fes…
Kip Moore Shows Fans a Slice of Heaven With ‘Dirt Road’ Video
Kip Moore's 'Dirt Road' video address his own doubts growing up in a Southern Baptist church, juxtaposed against the visuals of what Moore views heaven -- at least on Earth -- to be like, complete with a pretty girl, beer, and a dirt road.
Blake Shelton Nabs Little Big Town as Advisers for ‘The Voice’
It's official! NBC's singing competition 'The Voice' will get a double dose of country in its upcoming season. Much-loved country quartet Little Big Town will serve as Battle Round advisers for Blake Shelton, an established mentor on the show.
Blake Shelton Brags on Miranda Lambert: ‘I’m Proud of Her’
It's not hard to see that Miranda Lambert has one very proud husband in country star Blake Shelton. The 'Boys 'Round Here' singer brags on his talented lady regularly, but as of late, it's been for her success with her store, the Pink Pistol.
Jake Owen Converts Country Music Hater Into a Huge Fan
Obviously, Jake Owen loves country music. So when he encountered a self-professed country music hater recently, the star used his charm and talent to convince her that, maybe, country music ain't so bad.
Taylor Swift Turns Her Two Cats Into One Hilarious Meme
No one loves cats more than Taylor Swift. Now the proud owner of not one, but two Scottish Fold kitties, it was only a matter of time before the superstar gave us a peek at the hilarity she experiences daily ...