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.
Hunter Hayes Serenades Lucky Girl in ‘Tattoo’ Music Video
Every Hayniac would dissolve into a puddle if Hunter Hayes serenaded them with his new hit 'Tattoo.' In his new music video, he sings the catchy (and utterly adorable) song to a gorgeous brunette, and he seems so smitten with her it seems that he'll be the one to dissolve into a puddl…
Miranda Lambert Gives Fans a Peek Inside Her Pinked-Out Tour Bus
Now that she's a household name among country music lovers, Miranda Lambert is able to travel in style while on the road. She gives a peek inside her tour bus, which is totally 'pinked-out.'
For Sale: Garth Brooks Puts Malibu Home on the Market for $7.5 Million
Now that Garth Brooks and his wife Trisha Yearwood have announced their relocation from Oklahoma to Nashville, they're cutting ties with another home -- saying goodbye to a prime piece of real estate in Malibu.
Lucy Hale Launches Web Series ‘The Road Between With Lucy Hale’
Country newcomer Lucy Hale is filming a new series, but this time, it's not for her hit ABC drama 'Pretty Little Liars.'
Tim McGraw Reveals ‘Sundown Heaven Town’ Art, Tracklist, Collaborations
Tim McGraw has revealed more details about his forthcoming 'Sundown Heaven Town' album, available on Sept. 16. The country star shared the album art, tracklist, and collaborations -- giving country fans something to really look forward to this fall.
Love and Theft’s Stephen Barker Liles Reveals New ‘Heartbeat’ Tattoo
Stephen Barker Liles of Love and Theft got some new ink. The singer's tattoo of a heartbeat has a super sweet meaning, one that will make all fans go, "Awwww."
Jason Aldean Talks Stadium Shows, Future Rap Collaborations
Jason Aldean is out on his 2014 Burn It Down Tour, and along the way, he'll hit up multiple baseball stadiums -- quite the feat! In a chat with Taste of Country and other media at the kickoff of the tour, Aldean opened up on his feelings about stadium shows, plus the feasibility of future rap c…
Eli Young Band Rock Out With ‘Dust’ on ‘Letterman’ [Watch]
Grammy-nominated country rockers Eli Young Band hit up 'The Late Show With David Letterman' on Tuesday night (July 22), bringing with them their new rising single 'Dust.'
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).
Tim McGraw, Keith Urban + More Enthrall Fans at Faster Horses Festival [Pictures]
The 2014 Faster Horses Festival in Brooklyn, Mich. served up lots of country stars for the second-annual event, and boy did the acts deliver. Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Brett Eldredge and many more dished out their best songs, making the event -- which is quickly becoming one of the hottest summer fes…
Taylor Swift, Eric Church + More Set for 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival
The 2014 iHeart Music Festival is going to be studded with country artists, and not just any artists -- these performers are superstars. Taylor Swift, Eric Church and Zac Brown Band are among the festival's just-announced lineup, making this a must-see event for fans of all genres.
Puss n Boots Perform ‘Sex Degrees of Separation’ [Watch]
When an alternative rocker (Catherine Popper), a jazz troubadour (Sasha Dobson) and Grammy-winning Norah Jones get together to play country music as Puss n Boots, they pull it off swimmingly, as shown in their performance of 'Sex Degrees of Separation,' exclusively for Taste of Country.