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 Without Makeup [Watch]
After seeing perfectly polished country stars like Taylor Swift and Miranda Lambert on the cover of magazines and stylishly made up at their live shows, it's interesting to see them sans fake eyelashes, eyeliner and bronzed cheekbones. As fans, it can be easy to wonder: "Do these women alw…
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.
Jake Owen Not Just the ‘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 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.
Charges Dropped Against Three in Taylor Swift Disturbance Case
The three individuals arrested outside Taylor Swift's Rhode Island home in June are breathing easy after the Westerly police charges were dismissed Thursday (Aug. 7) in 4th Division District Court.
Garth Brooks 2014 Comeback Tour Adds More Atlanta Shows
When Garth Brooks' Atlanta show sold out before anyone could blink, he did what every fan was hoping he'd do: he added more shows.
Taylor Swift Gives Fan Birthday Money for Chipotle … a Lot of Chipotle
Taylor Swift has the heart of a giver, as evidenced by her charitable acts as of late. When a big fan spotted the star in New York City's Central Park, she didn't just get a photo with the 'Red' singer -- she also got some birthday money from Swift.
Sammy Kershaw on Country Music: ‘It’s the Only Genre That Hates Itself’
With pop-country, bro-country and hick-hop becoming more prominent in country music -- and artists like Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean and Big Smo at the forefront -- a more traditional country sound seems to be taking a backseat. Sammy Kershaw laments, giving his thoughts on the matte…
Keith Urban Pleads for Nashville Residents to Help Preserve Music Row
Keith Urban may have been born in New Zealand, but he makes his home -- and music -- in Nashville, Tenn. Recently, there's been a threat to the esteemed Music Row, and Urban is calling on Music City residents to help preserve the iconic area.
Taylor Swift Readying ‘Explosive’ Performance for 2014 MTV Music Awards
Taylor Swift will take the stage in August to perform at the 2014 MTV Music Awards, and it sounds like her performance will be one to watch.