Maren Larae Morris (born April 10, 1990)

Maren Larae Morris is an American singer-songwriter.

While rooted in the country genre, her music also blends elements of pop, R&B and rock.

Born and raised in Arlington, Texas, Morris enjoyed singing as a child.

She started publicly performing in her preteen years and toured throughout Texas.

In her late teens and early twenties, she released three studio albums on independent record labels.

She relocated to Nashville, Tennessee, to pursue a career in country music during this same time period.

Morris signed a publishing contract and later a recording contract following the streaming success of her 2015 self-titled EP.

Morris has had two albums certified for sales certifications in North America.

She has scored three number one songs on the Billboard Country Airplay chart and eight top ten songs on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.

Morris has won multiple accolades including one Grammy award, five Academy of Country Music Awards, one American Music award and five Country Music Association Awards.