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.
Doobie Brothers Join Zac Brown Band for ‘Black Water’ at Fenway Park [Watch]
Zac Brown Band played two sold-out shows at Fenway Park over the weekend, and Friday's show (June 27) included a very special musical guest: the Doobie Brothers.
Keith Urban Dedicates Song to Nicole Kidman on Wedding Anniversary [Watch]
Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman celebrated their eighth wedding anniversary on Wednesday (June 25), and although the country superstar had a concert in Melbourne, he made sure that his gorgeous wife got some love from the stage.
Gary LeVox’s Little Girl Has Eyes for Sexy Luke Bryan
Gary LeVox of Rascal Flatts may be a country superstar, but when it comes to his daughters, he's just like any other doting dad. And as of late, ol' dad has become a little concerned that his girls are growing up too fast ...
Willie Nelson’s ‘Band of Brothers’ Album Makes Huge Chart Debut
Willie Nelson is showing everyone that even at 81, he's still utterly capable of making big things happen in country music -- like notching No. 1 albums. The legend's new record, 'Band of Brothers,' just debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Country chart.
Zac Brown Surprises Fans at Billy Joel Concert in Fenway Park
Zac Brown Band is playing Fenway Park Friday (June 27) and Saturday (June 28), but that didn't stop the group's frontman from showing up early, surprising concertgoers at the Billy Joel show on Thursday.
Joey and Rory Find Joy in Infant Daughter Following Cancer Diagnosis
Joey and Rory Feek of country duo Joey + Rory have led anything but ordinary lives over the past four months. With Joey's recent cervical cancer diagnosis, you'd think they'd be at the bottom of a dark barrel. Instead, they are finding extreme joy in their sweet baby girl, Indiana.
Tim McGraw, Faith Hill Juxtapose Private and Public Lives in ‘Meanwhile Back at Mama’s’ Vi…
Tim McGraw's 'Meanwhile Back at Mama's' (featuring his wife and fellow country star Faith Hill) was a hit before it even debuted at the 2014 ACMs, simply because the couple is so highly revered within country music. In the music video, their public and private lives are juxtapose…
Kenny Chesney and Jake Owen Headed to Broadway … Sort Of
There's a first time for everything, and that includes modern country music hits on Broadway -- more specifically, songs made famous by Kenny Chesney and Jake Owen.
Brantley Gilbert Shares the Story Behind His ’68 Cougar
Brantley Gilbert was the proud owner of a 1968 Mercury Cougar ... until he needed money to keep his band on the road. He tells Taste of Country how the sale went down -- and how he got his precious car back (Hint: Jana Kramer was involved).
Sarah Darling Performs on ‘Rising Star,’ Brad Paisley Gives a Thumbs Up
Sarah Darling is a rising country star in Nashville, so it's only fitting that she would audition on the debut of ABC's new show 'Rising Star' on Sunday (June 22). And judge Brad Paisley had a very strong opinion on Darling's performance.
Randy Travis Reportedly Unable to Speak After Stroke
Reports have been mixed about Randy Travis's recovery after he suffered a stroke last summer. Recent reports say that the singer is no longer able to speak.
Grand Ole Opry Star Jimmy C. Newman Dead at 86
Grand Ole Opry mainstay Jimmy C. Newman died on Saturday (June 21) in Nashville after a brief battle with cancer. He was 86.