Maren Larae Morris (born April 10, 1990) is an American country singer, songwriter, and record producer. She has released four studio albums. Her 2015 extended play, Maren Morris, charted on two Billboard charts. Her major label debut album, Hero, reached #5 on the Billboard 200 and #1 on Top Country Albums.
Her debut single, "My Church", hit #1 on the Country Digital Songs chart in 2016 and reached Top 5 on the US Hot Country chart.
Morris is the reigning 2016 CMA New Artist of the Year and was nominated for four awards, including Best New Artist, at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards, where "My Church" won the award for Best Country Solo Performance.
On December 10, 2016, Morris performed as the musical guest on Saturday Night Live.