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.
Tim McGraw Offers Quite ‘The View’ in Sundown Heaven Town Tour Exclusive [Watch]
Tim McGraw's new album 'Sundown Heaven Town' has officially landed in the earbuds of country fans, but he's been on the road since before the record dropped, sharing new material with massive crowds. His 2014 Sundown Heaven Town Tour kicked off in May with over 30 cities on the b…
Garth Brooks Breaks His Own Ticket Sales Record in Florida
Just a few months into his great return to country music and Garth Brooks is already back to breaking records. The legend is proving yet again that he's the real deal, becoming the first artist ever to sell seven consecutive shows at Atlanta's Philips Arena and toppling his own ticket…
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.
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.
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…
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.
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.
Daddy and Daughter Get Down to Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off’ [Watch]
There hasn't been a daddy-daughter dance this adorable in quite some time. Sorry, don't expect a father and his daughter emotionally slow-dancing at her wedding ... this is pure fun! Set to Taylor Swift's uber shakeable 'Shake It Off,' this dad and his tiny daughter move the…
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…