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 [email protected]

Kelly Clarkson serves up a wacky, Blake Shelton-inspired drink on “Late Night” News Kelly Clarkson serves up a wacky, Blake Shelton-inspired drink on “Late Night” , Rare Country Contributor 2:45pm, February 3
Luke Bryan’s wife, Caroline, opens up about a project that’s close to her heart News Luke Bryan’s wife, Caroline, opens up about a project that’s close to her heart , Rare Country Contributor 7:42am, February 2
Kelly Clarkson’s tearful reaction to eating a habanero pepper is priceless News Kelly Clarkson’s tearful reaction to eating a habanero pepper is priceless , Rare Country Contributor 7:07am, February 2
Check out Blake Shelton in this new Super Bowl commercial for “The Voice” News Check out Blake Shelton in this new Super Bowl commercial for “The Voice” , Rare Country Contributor 2:37pm, February 1
A country newcomer gets her neon on in new music video Videos A country newcomer gets her neon on in new music video , Rare Country Contributor 12:00pm, February 1
Jason Aldean and his wife share a crazy ride backstage in this hilarious video News Jason Aldean and his wife share a crazy ride backstage in this hilarious video , Rare Country Contributor 8:16am, February 1
Keith Urban’s wife Nicole Kidman reveals this disgusting hidden talent News Keith Urban’s wife Nicole Kidman reveals this disgusting hidden talent , Rare Country Contributor 2:44pm, January 31
Luke Bryan pulls out a Bryan Adams classic in new performance Performances Luke Bryan pulls out a Bryan Adams classic in new performance , Rare Country Contributor 9:31am, January 31
A viral sensation and former “The Voice” contestant welcomes his new baby girl News A viral sensation and former “The Voice” contestant welcomes his new baby girl , Rare Country Contributor 8:42am, January 31
Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren enjoy a mini vacation from the kids News Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren enjoy a mini vacation from the kids , Rare Country Contributor 8:19am, January 31
Miley Cyrus’ revealing outfit confuses fans in new Instagram photos News Miley Cyrus’ revealing outfit confuses fans in new Instagram photos , Rare Country Contributor 8:04am, January 31
Brad Paisley has a big surprise for a talented young fan Performances Brad Paisley has a big surprise for a talented young fan , Rare Country Contributor 9:52am, January 30
Cassadee Pope amps up the sexy in a leather outfit News Cassadee Pope amps up the sexy in a leather outfit , Rare Country Contributor 9:07am, January 30
Watch Jason Aldean take this sexy serenade to late night for the first time Performances Watch Jason Aldean take this sexy serenade to late night for the first time , Rare Country Contributor 7:58am, January 30
Watch as Miranda Lambert plucks a little girl out of the audience for the coolest reason Features Watch as Miranda Lambert plucks a little girl out of the audience for the coolest reason , Rare Country Contributor 9:04am, January 29
LeAnn Rimes shows off her insane abs in new backstage pics News LeAnn Rimes shows off her insane abs in new backstage pics , Rare Country Contributor 6:11am, January 28
Little Big Town dazzles with Fleetwood Mac tribute performance Performances Little Big Town dazzles with Fleetwood Mac tribute performance , Rare Country Contributor 5:54am, January 28
Blake Shelton had quite the message for this birthday girl News Blake Shelton had quite the message for this birthday girl , Rare Country Contributor 12:22pm, January 27
Blake Shelton gets called out for being a “secret villain” on “The Voice” News Blake Shelton gets called out for being a “secret villain” on “The Voice” , Rare Country Contributor 7:35am, January 26
Watch Miley Cyrus’ hilarious reaction to getting pelted by a bra while onstage News Watch Miley Cyrus’ hilarious reaction to getting pelted by a bra while onstage , Rare Country Contributor 7:13am, January 26
Kelly Clarkson weighs in about her little daughter’s major crush News Kelly Clarkson weighs in about her little daughter’s major crush , Rare Country Contributor 2:00am, January 26
Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton duet on an Alabama classic during this beach party Performances Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton duet on an Alabama classic during this beach party , Rare Country Contributor 7:36am, January 25
Florida Georgia Line get a sexy groove on in new late night performance Performances Florida Georgia Line get a sexy groove on in new late night performance , Rare Country Contributor 7:20am, January 25
This NASCAR’s wife’s “fakeover” hair trick leaves fans amazed Nascar This NASCAR’s wife’s “fakeover” hair trick leaves fans amazed , Rare Country Contributor 6:47am, January 25
We now know Blake Shelton’s surprising season 14 advisor for “The Voice” News We now know Blake Shelton’s surprising season 14 advisor for “The Voice” , Rare Country Contributor 12:39am, January 25
“AGT” winner Darci Lynne shows off her vocal chops — without her puppets Performances “AGT” winner Darci Lynne shows off her vocal chops — without her puppets , Rare Country Contributor 9:25am, January 24
A NASCAR wife speaks her truth about life with a new baby Nascar A NASCAR wife speaks her truth about life with a new baby , Rare Country Contributor 8:59am, January 24
Brittany Aldean makes a confession about being a new mommy News Brittany Aldean makes a confession about being a new mommy , Rare Country Contributor 8:40am, January 24
Kip Moore’s emotional new video will make you want to hug you best friend Videos Kip Moore’s emotional new video will make you want to hug you best friend , Rare Country Contributor 5:55pm, January 23
This adorable daddy-daughter moment is taking the internet by storm Performances This adorable daddy-daughter moment is taking the internet by storm , Rare Country Contributor 5:39am, January 23