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.
James Brown Offered Lady Antebellum’s Charles Kelley His First Record Deal
Before Kelley was part of Grammy-winning country trio Lady Antebellum, he and his older brother Josh were in a country rock group, and their first-ever record deal was offered by none other than the Godfather of Soul.
Country Stars With September Birthdays
While September is known as the month of backpacks, sharpened pencils, early alarm clocks and kids across the United States returning to school, it's also a month in which many, many country stars celebrate with cake -- because it's their birth month!
Country Stars’ Yearbook Photos [PICTURES]
A photo gallery of country stars' yearbook pictures.
Reba McEntire’s Best Live Shots [PICTURES]
McEntire has earned her status among the genre's icons.
Top 10 Country Songs of the 1990s
Jelly sandals, JNCO jeans, Doc Martens, slap bracelets and scrunchies -- those are just a few memorable trends of the 1990s. And while a lot of those fashion choices are best laid to rest, there are some country music hits from the decade that we never want to let go.
A Photographic Look Back at Glen Campbell’s Career
On April 22, 1936, a country music legend was born.
Country Stars With August Birthdays
Happy birthday, y'all!
Alan Jackson Almost Recorded the Zac Brown Band’s ‘Chicken Fried’
The Zac Brown Band are well known for their hit "Chicken Fried" ... but it almost wasn't their hit.
Country Stars’ Best Selfies [PICTURES]
Country artists are pretty darn good at selfies, and they have fun taking them.
Do You Know Which Country Stars’ Music Videos Chris Young Made Cameos In?
Young burst onto the country music scene in 2006 after winning 'Nashville Star' and signing with RCA Records -- but his time in the spotlight didn't start with the singing competition.
Tim McGraw Through the Years [PICTURES]
On May 1, 1967, Earth was graced with a little more country, thanks to the birth of Samuel Timothy Smith.