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.

Gwen Stefani joins Blake Shelton onstage during Oklahoma show Performances Gwen Stefani joins Blake Shelton onstage during Oklahoma show , Rare Country Contributor 10:11am, February 13
Miley Cyrus poses in a barely there cowgirl get-up and fake teeth News Miley Cyrus poses in a barely there cowgirl get-up and fake teeth , Rare Country Contributor 9:18am, February 13
Jason Aldean shares fun bowling shots with his kids ... and Tyler Farr News Jason Aldean shares fun bowling shots with his kids ... and Tyler Farr , Rare Country Contributor 9:25am, February 12
Kelly Clarkson debuts empowering new single ahead of Valentine’s Day Performances Kelly Clarkson debuts empowering new single ahead of Valentine’s Day , Rare Country Contributor 2:45pm, February 11
Carrie Underwood shares adorable workout photos with son Isaiah News Carrie Underwood shares adorable workout photos with son Isaiah , Rare Country Contributor 2:30pm, February 11
Revisit some of Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren Akins’ sweetest moments Features Revisit some of Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren Akins’ sweetest moments , Rare Country Contributor 6:54pm, February 10
Blake Shelton credits music with saving his life News Blake Shelton credits music with saving his life , Rare Country Contributor 5:33pm, February 10
Kelsea Ballerini just opened her tour in the most creative dress ever Performances Kelsea Ballerini just opened her tour in the most creative dress ever , Rare Country Contributor 4:50pm, February 10
Red Marlow from "The Voice" stuns with his "Pickler & Ben" performance Performances Red Marlow from "The Voice" stuns with his "Pickler & Ben" performance , Rare Country Contributor 4:34pm, February 10
Florida Georgia Line talks about babies, and the possibility of more News Florida Georgia Line talks about babies, and the possibility of more , Rare Country Contributor 9:44am, February 9
Lady A's Hillary Scott enjoys her first day out since welcoming twins News Lady A's Hillary Scott enjoys her first day out since welcoming twins , Rare Country Contributor 2:44am, February 9
Luke Bryan teaches son Tate how to shoot skeet, and he's a natural News Luke Bryan teaches son Tate how to shoot skeet, and he's a natural , Rare Country Contributor 3:17pm, February 8
Viral father-daughter duo sings sweet cover song on “Ellen DeGeneres" Performances Viral father-daughter duo sings sweet cover song on “Ellen DeGeneres" , Rare Country Contributor 2:21am, February 8
Gwen Stefani sings about "true love" after the Super Bowl Performances Gwen Stefani sings about "true love" after the Super Bowl , Rare Country Contributor 1:59am, February 8
Jamie Lynn Spears reflects on Instagram a year after Maddie's accident News Jamie Lynn Spears reflects on Instagram a year after Maddie's accident , Rare Country Contributor 2:13pm, February 7
Danica Patrick shares a body positive message on social media News Danica Patrick shares a body positive message on social media , Rare Country Contributor 9:28am, February 7
Jason Aldean shares hilarious new video of his baby boy, Memphis News Jason Aldean shares hilarious new video of his baby boy, Memphis , Rare Country Contributor 9:01am, February 7
Savannah Chrisley pays tribute to her dad in sweet throwback pic News Savannah Chrisley pays tribute to her dad in sweet throwback pic , Rare Country Contributor 1:04am, February 7
Jason Aldean’s Super Bowl snack looks like a human body part News Jason Aldean’s Super Bowl snack looks like a human body part , Rare Country Contributor 9:37am, February 6
Luke Bryan’s wife shares a throwback photo from her college days News Luke Bryan’s wife shares a throwback photo from her college days , Rare Country Contributor 8:59am, February 6
NASCAR’s Kevin Harvick comments on Danica Patrick’s new relationship Nascar NASCAR’s Kevin Harvick comments on Danica Patrick’s new relationship , Rare Country Contributor 4:46am, February 6
Priscilla Presley shares a funny quirk about life with Elvis Presley News Priscilla Presley shares a funny quirk about life with Elvis Presley , Rare Country Contributor 10:51am, February 4
Luke Bryan sees a giant buck and completely loses it News Luke Bryan sees a giant buck and completely loses it , Rare Country Contributor 4:17pm, February 3
At two months old, Jason Aldean's son Memphis just keeps getting cuter News At two months old, Jason Aldean's son Memphis just keeps getting cuter , Rare Country Contributor 3:00pm, February 3
Kelly Clarkson goes day drinking with Seth Meyers, and it's hilarious News Kelly Clarkson goes day drinking with Seth Meyers, and it's hilarious , Rare Country Contributor 2:45pm, February 3
Luke Bryan's wife opens up about a project that's close to her heart News Luke Bryan's wife opens up about a project that's close to her heart , Rare Country Contributor 7:42am, February 2
Kelly Clarkson downs a hot pepper after challenge from Trisha Yearwood News Kelly Clarkson downs a hot pepper after challenge from Trisha Yearwood , Rare Country Contributor 7:07am, February 2
Blake Shelton looks at home in funny new Super Bowl ad for "The Voice" News Blake Shelton looks at home in funny new Super Bowl ad for "The Voice" , Rare Country Contributor 2:37pm, February 1
Newcomer Kalie Shorr gets her neon on in new “Two Hands” music video Videos Newcomer Kalie Shorr gets her neon on in new “Two Hands” music video , Rare Country Contributor 12:00pm, February 1
Jason and Brittany Aldean take a fun ride on an amped up beer cooler News Jason and Brittany Aldean take a fun ride on an amped up beer cooler , Rare Country Contributor 8:16am, February 1