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.
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.
Miranda Lambert Cries While Singing to 7-Year-Old Fan With Cancer [Watch]
Miranda Lambert may be sassy as all get out, but at her core, she's a softie with a big heart. At a concert in Texas on Saturday (Sept. 13), Lambert sang 'Over You' to a 7-year-old fan stricken with cancer ... and it left the superstar in tears.
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.
Keith Urban, Band and Crew Pay Tribute to ‘Faithful’ Fans in Hilarious Video [Watch]
Keith Urban rallied his band, crew and supporting acts to make a sweet video paying tribute to fans, and in the 3 minute, 45 seconds of pure entertainment, they lip synch to Journey's 'Faithfully.' It's the perfect combination of heartfelt and hilarious!
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.
Toby Keith Foundation Holds Second Annual Kones for the Korral
What do ice cream and Toby Keith have in common? The desire to benefit families and kids battling cancer. The Toby Keith Foundation, along with Chatenay Square Merchants Association, held the second annual Kones for the Korral on Monday (Sept. 1).
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.
Dierks Bentley Gives Guitar to Little Boy in Adorable Concert Moment [Watch]
To say Dierks Bentley has a generous heart is an understatement. After all, there aren't many country stars who would hand a guitar over to a 6-year-old kid during a live concert ... but Bentley did just that.