Rare Country Contributor

Melinda Lorge

Nashville-based writer and Rare Country contributor Melinda Lorge has always been passionate about country music. So for her, writing about it comes easy. Her previous work can be seen in Rolling Stone Country, Nashville Lifestyles Magazine and on the Wide Open Country blog. When Melinda isn’t busy keeping up with country music news, she can be found trying new recipes, hiking or visiting with family. She can be reached at melinda@rarecountry.com.

Prepare to be blown away by this teenage “The Voice” singer’s blind audition Performances Prepare to be blown away by this teenage “The Voice” singer’s blind audition , Rare Country Contributor 10:49am, February 27
Watch this family man slay a Kenny Chesney hit on “The Voice” Performances Watch this family man slay a Kenny Chesney hit on “The Voice” , Rare Country Contributor 10:33am, February 27
A bummed Blake Shelton helplessly loses out on a country singer on “The Voice” Performances A bummed Blake Shelton helplessly loses out on a country singer on “The Voice” , Rare Country Contributor 10:16am, February 27
Get ready to melt over these bedtime routine photos of Jason Aldean’s baby boy News Get ready to melt over these bedtime routine photos of Jason Aldean’s baby boy , Rare Country Contributor 5:11pm, February 26
Blake Shelton talks about the super power he plans to use on “The Voice” News Blake Shelton talks about the super power he plans to use on “The Voice” , Rare Country Contributor 2:00pm, February 25
Fans are losing it over this country music wife’s alluring legs News Fans are losing it over this country music wife’s alluring legs , Rare Country Contributor 1:01pm, February 25
Jason Aldean and his baby boy bond over baseball, and it’s so cute News Jason Aldean and his baby boy bond over baseball, and it’s so cute , Rare Country Contributor 11:19am, February 24
A “The Voice” favorite turns on the sexy in new video Videos A “The Voice” favorite turns on the sexy in new video , Rare Country Contributor 4:02am, February 24
Singing in the bathroom has never sounded so sexy Performances Singing in the bathroom has never sounded so sexy , Rare Country Contributor 9:52am, February 23
Blake Shelton desperately needed oxygen to survive this “The Voice” episode News Blake Shelton desperately needed oxygen to survive this “The Voice” episode , Rare Country Contributor 9:27am, February 23
Watch Kellie Pickler get the scare of her life on “Ellen” News Watch Kellie Pickler get the scare of her life on “Ellen” , Rare Country Contributor 8:59am, February 23
Fans are amazed over this NASCAR baby’s sweet interaction with her mama Nascar Fans are amazed over this NASCAR baby’s sweet interaction with her mama , Rare Country Contributor 4:43am, February 22
A country icon’s former home is a beach lover’s paradise News A country icon’s former home is a beach lover’s paradise , Rare Country Contributor 4:24am, February 22
Carrie Underwood’s husband Mike Fisher breaks his silence amid divorce rumors News Carrie Underwood’s husband Mike Fisher breaks his silence amid divorce rumors , Rare Country Contributor 4:05am, February 22
Try not to swoon over Blake Shelton’s smooth vocals on this Frank Sinatra hit Performances Try not to swoon over Blake Shelton’s smooth vocals on this Frank Sinatra hit , Rare Country Contributor 4:15pm, February 21
A country artist takes a sarcastic jab at the state of country music News A country artist takes a sarcastic jab at the state of country music , Rare Country Contributor 10:03am, February 21
Carrie Underwood steps up after hearing about a police officer’s life-threatening car crash News Carrie Underwood steps up after hearing about a police officer’s life-threatening car crash , Rare Country Contributor 9:17am, February 21
Kane Brown’s newest song just might be your next summertime anthem Performances Kane Brown’s newest song just might be your next summertime anthem , Rare Country Contributor 8:57am, February 20
Thomas Rhett shines a light on daughter Willa Gray’s “genius” talent News Thomas Rhett shines a light on daughter Willa Gray’s “genius” talent , Rare Country Contributor 2:48am, February 20
A country music wife flaunts her abs in these bikini pics News A country music wife flaunts her abs in these bikini pics , Rare Country Contributor 12:44am, February 20
Rory Feek celebrates his daughter’s birthday the only way he knows how News Rory Feek celebrates his daughter’s birthday the only way he knows how , Rare Country Contributor 2:28pm, February 19
Lady A’s Hillary Scott introduces her twin daughters to “Uncle Charles” Kelley News Lady A’s Hillary Scott introduces her twin daughters to “Uncle Charles” Kelley , Rare Country Contributor 12:48am, February 19
A vocal powerhouse shares a country cover with his adorable little one News A vocal powerhouse shares a country cover with his adorable little one , Rare Country Contributor 11:48pm, February 17
A country music viral sensation tears into Jason Aldean’s new hit Performances A country music viral sensation tears into Jason Aldean’s new hit , Rare Country Contributor 5:41pm, February 17
Fans bust into laughter over Blake Shelton’s dirty response to this question News Fans bust into laughter over Blake Shelton’s dirty response to this question , Rare Country Contributor 7:22pm, February 16
Amy Earnhardt calls husband Dale Earnhardt Jr. out for living a “double life” Nascar Amy Earnhardt calls husband Dale Earnhardt Jr. out for living a “double life” , Rare Country Contributor 6:00am, February 16
Tim McGraw shares a stunning vacation photo of his beautiful wife, Faith Hill News Tim McGraw shares a stunning vacation photo of his beautiful wife, Faith Hill , Rare Country Contributor 5:47am, February 16
Savannah Chrisley romantically pours her heart out to new beau Nic Kerdiles News Savannah Chrisley romantically pours her heart out to new beau Nic Kerdiles , Rare Country Contributor 10:46am, February 15
Jaws are dropping over Julianne Hough’s dramatic new hairstyle News Jaws are dropping over Julianne Hough’s dramatic new hairstyle , Rare Country Contributor 9:49am, February 15
Jason Aldean and his wife Brittany honor each other with these sweet words News Jason Aldean and his wife Brittany honor each other with these sweet words , Rare Country Contributor 3:02am, February 15