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.
Taylor Swift’s Ridiculously Cute Kitten Sleeps Like a Champ [Watch]
Taylor Swift's new kitten Olivia Benson is pretty much the most adorable thing happening on the internet these days. She's tiny and fluffy and awesome, and when she sleeps, she really conks out.
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).
Kenny Chesney on New Album: ‘I Made a Whole Record … and Threw It Away’
Kenny Chesney is hard at work on his forthcoming album, but even tried-and-true country stars like him sometimes have difficulty coming up with their material. He admits that during the process of his new record, he actually tossed a whole album of material away.
Blake Shelton Surprises Miranda Lambert With Late Anniversary Gift
Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert's third wedding anniversary was May 14, and their lives are incredibly busy, especially with the 'Mama's Broken Heart' singer's new album release and her husband's role on 'The Voice.' But that didn't stop Shelton from su…
Woman Gets Tattooed With Autographs From Lady Antebellum, Jake Owen + Others
There's country fans ... and then there are ultra country fans. Robyn Patrylo of Nashville, Tenn. is a permanent country fan -- literally. She has autographs from country stars tattooed all over her legs.
Miranda Lambert Reveals Eight Tracks From ‘Platinum’
Fans who have been waiting the long two years and eight months for Miranda Lambert's new album 'Platinum' can listen to eight tracks from the album this week.
Taylor Swift Explains Why You’ll Never See Her Without Red Lipstick
Taylor Swift loves a red lip, and is rarely seen without it. Whether she's onstage, on the red carpet, or hanging out with her friends, the starlet is wearing her signature scarlet lipstick. While it's quite the fashion statement there's another reason the 24-year-old slicks her lips …
Craig Campbell Enjoying Support After Record Label’s Closing
The closing of Craig Campbell's record label Bigger Picture Group was shocking news, and the singer has opened up about how he's coping, and what's keeping his spirits up.
Florida Georgia Line Expect to Have New Music by October
Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line have been hard at work in the studio, and will have new music ready for fans this fall.
Carrie Underwood Receives Billboard Milestone Award
Three innovative artists were up for the 2014 Billboard Milestone Award, but queen of country Carrie Underwood took home the trophy.
Luke Bryan Crashes the 2014 Billboard Music Awards With ‘Play It Again’
Luke Bryan hit the stage at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards not once, but twice. His first performance was with country duo Florida Georgia Line, and his second came solo as he sang his hit 'Play It Again.'