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.
Brad Paisley Keeps His Word, Performs With Sarah Darling at Grand Ole Opry
Brad Paisley is a man of his word. The hitmaker told rising country star Sarah Darling -- who narrowly missed the chance to move on in 'Rising Star' -- that she could share the stage with him at the Grand Ole Opry, and the two singers did just that on Friday (July 18).
Puss n Boots Perform ‘GTO’ [Watch]
There aren't many who can make a Pontiac GTO sound soulful, but country-Americana trio Puss n Boots do it easily in their new album's track 'GTO,' and this live performance -- premiering exclusively for Taste of Country readers first -- is proof that these girls could make a card…
Kip Moore Shows Fans a Slice of Heaven With ‘Dirt Road’ Video
Kip Moore's 'Dirt Road' video address his own doubts growing up in a Southern Baptist church, juxtaposed against the visuals of what Moore views heaven -- at least on Earth -- to be like, complete with a pretty girl, beer, and a dirt road.
Blake Shelton Nabs Little Big Town as Advisers for ‘The Voice’
It's official! NBC's singing competition 'The Voice' will get a double dose of country in its upcoming season. Much-loved country quartet Little Big Town will serve as Battle Round advisers for Blake Shelton, an established mentor on the show.
Jake Owen Converts Country Music Hater Into a Huge Fan
Obviously, Jake Owen loves country music. So when he encountered a self-professed country music hater recently, the star used his charm and talent to convince her that, maybe, country music ain't so bad.
Taylor Swift Turns Her Two Cats Into One Hilarious Meme
No one loves cats more than Taylor Swift. Now the proud owner of not one, but two Scottish Fold kitties, it was only a matter of time before the superstar gave us a peek at the hilarity she experiences daily ...
Blake Shelton Brags on Miranda Lambert: ‘I’m Proud of Her’
It's not hard to see that Miranda Lambert has one very proud husband in country star Blake Shelton. The 'Boys 'Round Here' singer brags on his talented lady regularly, but as of late, it's been for her success with her store, the Pink Pistol.
Three Plead Not Guilty in Taylor Swift House Disturbance
The three Connecticut residents who were arrested at Taylor Swift's Rhode Island home on June 14 have all pleaded not guilty to the disturbance they allegedly caused.
Ashley Monroe Cancels Concerts Due to Kidney Infection That Could ‘Risk [Her] Life’
Ashley Monroe has been forced to cancel several concerts due to a severe kidney infection that could turn into a life-threatening problem.
Author of ‘The Giver’ Calls Taylor Swift’s Role in the Movie ‘Compelling’
'The Giver' film adaption will be released next month, and fans will finally get to see Taylor Swift in her role as character Rosemary. Author of the book Lois Lowry gives more details about Swift's part, calling her "compelling."
Kip Moore, Chris Young + More Join Dierks Bentley for 2014 Miles & Music Event
Strap on your helmets and put on your dancing shoes! Dierks Bentley's ninth annual Miles & Music for Kids is going to be filled with roaring motorcycles and popular country stars like Kip Moore, Chris Young.