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.
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.
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…
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…
Garth Brooks Takes a Spill on Stage, Makes It Look Pretty Smooth [Watch]
Garth Brooks may need a wheelchair after all for his 2014 World Tour. The singer took a spill onstage on Friday (Sept. 5) in Chicago, and although he made it look pretty smooth, he was probably hurting after the show.
Blake Shelton Tells Ellen DeGeneres if He and Miranda Lambert Will Reproduce Soon
If anyone can get a secret out of a celebrity, it's Ellen DeGeneres. The comedienne and talk show host has a sly way of getting people to talk, so when Blake Shelton was asked if he and Miranda Lambert would be reproducing soon, he answered.
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.
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.
Despite Keith Urban’s Pleas, Nashville’s RCA Studio A Heading Toward Demolition
Even though Keith Urban and many others pleaded for the preservation of Music Row, one of the treasured landmarks -- RCA's Studio A building -- is headed toward demolition.
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.
Jason Aldean’s ‘Burnin’ It Down’ Music Video Turns Up the Heat
Jason Aldean's 'Burnin' It Down' video will certainly steam up a few computer screens. A few key words to tempt you? Bathtub, candles and a gorgeous lady.