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.
Willie Nelson’s ‘Band of Brothers’ Album Makes Huge Chart Debut
Willie Nelson is showing everyone that even at 81, he's still utterly capable of making big things happen in country music -- like notching No. 1 albums. The legend's new record, 'Band of Brothers,' just debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Country chart.
Brantley Gilbert Shares the Story Behind His ’68 Cougar
Brantley Gilbert was the proud owner of a 1968 Mercury Cougar ... until he needed money to keep his band on the road. He tells Taste of Country how the sale went down -- and how he got his precious car back (Hint: Jana Kramer was involved).
Randy Travis Reportedly Unable to Speak After Stroke
Reports have been mixed about Randy Travis's recovery after he suffered a stroke last summer. Recent reports say that the singer is no longer able to speak.
Lakes Jam Artist Bucky Covington and Fiancee Expecting First Child
A baby is on the way for former 'American Idol' singer Bucky Covington.
Keith Urban Returning to ‘American Idol’ for Another Season
Country fans, breathe a sigh of relief! Keith Urban will indeed be returning to the judges table on 'American Idol' for another season -- and his friends Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick, Jr. will be joining him!
Brantley Gilbert Goes Home to Prove New Album Is ‘Just as I Am’
Taste of Country followed Brantley Gilbert home to Maysville, Ga. to get UpClose with the singer, and it was there that he proved that his new album 'Just as I Am' is purely Gilbert ... just the way he is.
Kacey Musgraves Working With Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys
Perhaps Kacey Musgraves should change her name to 'Barbara Ann,' because she just recorded with Brian Wilson, leader of the Beach Boys, for his new album.
BlackHawk’s ‘Baby, the Rain Must Fall’ Features the Late Van Stephenson – Exclusive Song P…
Henry Paul and Dave Robbins of the country group BlackHawk are sharing a new song from the band's upcoming album, 'Brothers of the Southland.' 'Baby, the Rain Must Fall' also features the late Van Stephenson, who died in 2001 after battling cancer. Listen to the track during…
Taylor Swift Gets a New Kitten, Names Her After Favorite Show
Taylor Swift has a new love in her life, but it's not a boy this time...
Scotty McCreery to Pay Former Manager Following Legal Dispute
Order in the court! 'American Idol' winner Scotty McCreery has been in a long and consuming legal dispute with his former manager, Todd Cassetty, but a jury ruled Wednesday (June 18) that the 'See You Tonight' hitmaker must pay up.
Brad Paisley Debuts ‘Moonshine in the Trunk’ Album Cover
Country fans, get ready for moonshine! Brad Paisley debuted the album cover for 'Moonshine in the Trunk' on Tuesday evening (June 17).