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Maren Morris To Make Multiple Appearances This Week

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THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON – WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th

 

11th Annual ACM Honors ON CBSFRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th

 

SIRIUS XM ON-AIR CONCERT FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th

 

 

FALL EXTENSION OF The HERO Tour 2017

TO KICK OFF OCTOBER 5th IN KALAMAZOO, MICHIGAN

Columbia Nashville GRAMMY Award-winning singer/songwriter Maren Morris is set to make make multiple appearances this week including a return to The Tonight Starring Jimmy Fallon, this Wednesday, September 13th on NBC, marking her second appearance on the show.

 

Late in the week, tune-in to see a special performance by Maren on the 11th Annual ACM Honors that will air on CBS Television Network this Friday, September 15th.

 

Also this Friday, Maren’s intimate SiriusXM concert from the McKittrick Hotel in NYC will air on The Highway Channel at 9:00pm ET/PT, the SiriusXM app on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com.

 

Just under a month from now Maren will kick off the fall extension of The HERO Tour 2017, produced by AEG Presents, in Kalamazoo, Mich. The fall leg includes 10 dates running from October 5 to October 28 throughout the U.S. Midwest and Southeast regions.

 

Supporting the fall leg is once again RCA Nashville singer/songwriter, and Kalamazoo, Mich. native, Ryan Hurd, who also opened for Morris’ winter/spring SOLD OUT leg of The HERO Tour 2017.

 

For The HERO Tour 2017 fall extension Maren Morris has partnered with CID Entertainment to offer VIP Experiences including concert tickets on tour. VIP Experience amenities include a meet & greet with Maren, early venue entry, an exclusive signed poster, and VIP merchandise. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to ‘The HEROES Fund’ which benefits fine arts programs and music education in public schools. For full details, click HERE.

 

 

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About Maren Morris

Twenty-seven year old Columbia Nashville singer/songwriter Maren Morris has quickly established herself with vocal styling’s that reflect her country, folk and pop influences. Armed with sheer talent, honest lyrics and a completely magnetic presence, Morris’ label-debut album, the GOLD-certified HERO, released via Columbia Nashville on June 3, 2016. One week after it was available, HERO entered the Billboard Country Albums chart at No. 1 and No. 5 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart, which spans across all genres. With this, the Arlington, Texas native became the first artist in the history of Columbia Nashville to open at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Charts with a debut album in the Soundscan era. Morris’ debut single from HERO, “My Church,” set a record at Country radio by having the most chart reporting stations to play a debut single by a country artist with 107 stations the week it hit the airwaves in addition to being certified PLATINUM by the RIAA.

 

Later in 2016 Morris tied for the most nominations with FIVE at the 50th Annual CMA Awards, including Album of the Year (HERO), Female Vocalist of the Year, Single of the Year (“My Church”), Song of the Year (“My Church”) and New Artist of the Year which she won, marking her first CMA Award. She was tapped by Billboard Magazine to receive the Billboard ‘BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST’ Award at the 11th annual Billboard Women in Music Gala as well as being awarded the Breakthrough Artist Award by the Music Business Association at Music Biz 2017 and

 

Kicking off 2017 Morris took home the GRAMMY for BEST COUNTRY SOLO PERFORMANCE for “My Church” at the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards in addition to having the most nominations for a Country music artist with FOUR to her credit including BEST NEW ARTIST, BEST COUNTRY ALBUM (HERO) and BEST COUNTRY SONG (“My Church”). She received SIX nominations for the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards including Female Vocalist of the Year, New Female Vocalist of the YeaR which she took home the trophy for, Album of the Year (as artist and producer) for HERO, and Single Record of the Year (as artist and producer) for “My Church.” Morris was also named Radio Disney’s BEST NEW COUNTRY ARTIST at the 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards.

 

Morris has appeared on Saturday Night Live, Good Morning America, NBC’s Today, CBS Sunday Morning, ELLEN, NBC’s The Voice, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Talk, Chelsea, NCIS: New Orleans, Sprout’s Sunny Side Up, the 50th Annual CMA Awards, CMT Music Awards and the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards. Morris recently wrapped the first leg of her first-ever, SOLD OUT, headlining tour, The HERO Tour 2017, with the second leg to continue this fall.

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Thomas Rhett Debuts “Craving You” Music Video

ACM Awards Male Vocalist of the Year THOMAS RHETT is giving fans a glimpse of a different side of himself with the official music video for “Craving You” featuring Maren Morris, out now. Shot in the style of an action-packed movie trailer over the course of two days in Nashville, Thomas Rhett and Morris take fans on a wild ride with a twist ending that director TK McKamy describes as “Jason Bourne meets Oceans 11 meets Snatch.”

“There are a lot of crazy action scenes – a lot of firsts for me in general in this video,” said Thomas Rhett. “I’ve always wanted to get to do a fight sequence and play a tough guy, but I think Maren definitely shows me up! TK really pushed us both since we’d never really acted before.”

Behind the scenes of the music video. Courtesy of The Valory Music Co.

Watch the music video for Thomas Rhett’s “driving, sexy” (Rolling Stone) already Top 20 new single “Craving You” here: http://smarturl.it/CravingYouBMTV.

“Craving You” is the lead single from Thomas Rhett’s upcoming third studio album due later this year. The release will follow his PLATINUM-certified sophomore album TANGLED UP DELUXE (The Valory Music Co.), which continues to rack up accolades with his latest No. 1 single “Star Of The Show” recently earning RIAA GOLD certification. He is currently playing sold-out stops on his 2017 HOME TEAM TOUR, “one of the best Country concerts of the year” (Peoria Journal Star). For more information about new music and for a full list of upcoming tour dates, visit ThomasRhett.com.

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Debut Of The Brand New Thomas Rhett Video For “Craving You” Featuring Maren Morris

Watch the brand new video from Thomas Rhett featuring Maren Morris called “Craving You” right here:

ABOUT: With “a sky-rocketing Country career” (TODAY), ACM Male Vocalist of the Year Thomas Rhett is preparing for the highly-anticipated 2017 release of his third studio album, kicking things off with the “driving, sexy” (Rolling Stone) lead track “Craving You” featuring Maren Morris. New music follows seven trips to the No. one position on the Country radio charts and his PLATINUM certified release TANGLED UP DELUXE (The Valory Music Co.), which includes the 2X PLATINUM Grammy-nominated six-week chart-topping smash “Die A Happy Man.” The record-breaking track garnered major trophies from the Country Music Association, Academy of Country Music, Billboard Music Awards and CMT Music Awards. Thomas Rhett is exciting fans as he performs new music on his headlining 2017 HOME TEAM TOUR, one of Rolling Stone’s most anticipated tours of this year. After drawing capacity crowds overseas last year, he returns as a “force to be reckoned with” (Daily Star) with plans to return to Europe while also making his debut headlining run in Canada in addition to US dates. For more information and for a full list of upcoming tour dates, visit www.thomasrhett.com.

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MAREN MORRIS’ “MY CHURCH” SETS COUNTRY RADIO RECORD WITH 107 FIRST WEEK CHART REPORTING COUNTRY RADIO STATIONS SPINNING THE DEBUT SINGLE

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Columbia Nashville singer/songwriter Maren Morris’ debut single “My Church” makes Country radio history today with a record breaking 107 first week Country radio chart reporting stations spinning the song that the Village Voice describes as being a “windows-down anthem about finding composure and contentment behind the wheel.” As the No. 1 most added song at Country radio for the week, “My Church” sets the record for the highest charting debut single by a female in Country Aircheck’s Mediabase history and with today’s massive radio impact, “My Church” leaps to No. 32 on the Billboard Country Airplay Chart. The previous record for a debut single was 99 “adds” at impact date, until today.

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COLUMBIA NASHVILLE ARTIST MAREN MORRIS’ SELF-TITLED EP NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE

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After celebrating CMA week with an official induction into CMT’s “Next Women of Country” and performances at Nashville’s inaugural Off The Record event and Rolling Stone Country’s THE DRIVER tour preview, Columbia Nashville singer/songwriter Maren Morris wraps the week with the official digital release of her self-titled EP for purchase. Originally premiering on Spotify, songs from her self-titled EP have already generated in excess of 6 million worldwide streams in less than two months, with 3 songs hitting Spotify’s US and Global “Viral 50” lists.

 

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MAREN MORRIS SIGNS WITH SONY MUSIC NASHVILLE

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Sony Music Nashville has signed singer/songwriter Maren Morris, who joins the label group’s Columbia Nashville imprint. The Texas-native has quickly established herself in Nashville’s music community with songwriting and vocal stylings that reflect her country, folk and pop influences, with Rolling Stone Country touting her “a stellar solo artist in her own right.” Currently on Spotify, songs from her self-titled EP have garnered from than 2.5 million streams in little over a month, with 3 songs hitting Spotify’s US and Global “Viral 50” chart.

 

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