Tag: Morris, Maren (1990- )

Album Review: Maren Morris Is Good for Pop, but Pop Isn’t Good for Her

In 2016, Maren Morris broke all the country music rules. Her major label debut album, “Hero,” was a vivid indictment of country’s dull masculinist norms — it had wit, creativity, punch and ambition. And as you might expect with all things Nashville, it made Morris … moderately successful. Country music has been clogged with dullish […]

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Playlist: The Playlist: Maren Morris Is a Little Bit Country, and 11 More New Songs

ImageMaren Morris worked on her new song, “Girl,” with one of her collaborators from “The Middle.”CreditKevin Winter/Getty Images for Dcp [embedded content] Maren Morris gets the cursing out of the way right at the top of “Girl,” the first single from her second album, due this year. It’s a reminder she’s a country singer, but […]

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Kendrick Lamar Leads 2019 Grammy Nominees, and Women Dominate Major Categories

The rap stars Kendrick Lamar and Drake lead the list of nominees for the 2019 Grammy Awards announced Friday, but right behind them is a crop of young and less heralded artists, notably women, after years of friction about diversity, including a major dust-up over gender representation after the last ceremony. The Instagram star turned […]

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