Morgan Wallen

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Full Name Morgan Wallen
Age 27 Years Old
Nick Name Morgan
Gender Male
Birth Date May 13th, 1993
Birth Place Sneedville, Tennessee, USA

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About Morgan Wallen

An American country music singer and songwriter, Morgan Wallen rose to fame during season 6 of NBC's talent show program "The Voice". During his audition, he performed Howie Day's song "Collide" which caught the attention of celebrity judges Shakira and Usher. He performed "Hey Brother" by Avicii and "Story of My Life" by One Direction during his time in "The Voice". He is signed to Big Loud Records and has released six singles: "The Way I Talk", "Up Down", which features Florida Georgia Line, "Whiskey Glasses", "Chasin' You", "More Than My Hometown", and "7 Summers". In recent news, he has been told he will not perform on the show after social media captured him partying with strangers without a mask last weekend. Moreover, he has also won iHeartRadio Music Awards in 2020 though his some of the music videos are  "Whiskey Glasses", "Whatcha Know 'Bout That" (live), "Happy Hour" (live), "More Than My Hometown", "Cover Me Up" (short film) and many others.

Famous For

  • Being an American country music singer and songwriter.
  • For starring in season 6 of NBC's talent show program "The Voice".

Morgan Wallen, an award winning singer

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Early Life of Morgan Wallen

On 13th May 1993, Morgan Wallen took birth with the full name or real name of Morgan Cole Wallen in Sneedville, Tennessee but he currently resides in Nashville, Tennessee. He belongs to American nationality whereas he is from American-white ethnicity. Analogously, he is from Christianity religion. Taurus is his star sign and white is his race. He celebrates his birthday on the 13th of May of every ear and he had celebrated his 27th birthday as of 2020. His mother Lesli Wallen is a teacher though his father is a Baptist Pastor. He has two sisters named Ashlyne Wallen (Sister), Mikaela Wallen (Younger Sister). In addition, he attended Gibbs High School in Corryton, Tennessee. He was also offered a scholarship to play baseball in college, but after an injury, chose to pursue music instead.

Career of Morgan Wallen

  • Morgan Wallen commenced his singing career by competing on season 6 of "The Voice" in 2014 where he was eliminated during the Playoffs and started working with Sergio Sanchez of Atom Smash during his stint on "The Voice".
  • Then he signed to Panacea Records and recorded a catalog of songs that resulted in the five-song EP "Stand Alone" in 2015 which was launched on 24th August 2015.
  • As well, he signed to "Big Loud Records" in late 2016 where his debut single "The Way I Talk" was launched as well as released a music video for "The Way I Talk" in April 2017.
  • He has also co-written the single "You Make It Easy" by Jason Aldean and for the band, 'A Thousand Horses' single "Preachin' to the Choir".
  • Later he launched his debut album, "If I Know Me" on 27th April 2018 whereas his second single "Up Down" and album's third single  "Whiskey Glasses" were also released too.  "Whiskey Glasses" went on to become the year-end number one song on country radio for 2019.
  • Furthermore, he has also made a short appearance on the 3rd December of 2018 episode of "WWE Raw".
  • After that, in July 2019, he launched  "Chasin' You" to country radio as the fourth single from "If I Know Me" as well as released "More Than My Hometown" on 27th May 2020 to country radio as the lead single to his upcoming second studio album due in 2020.
  • "If I Know Me" reached number 1 on the Top Country Albums chart after a record-breaking 114 weeks in August 2020.
  • After then, the song "7 Summers" was launched on 14th August 2020 which broke the record for the most first-day streams for a country song on Apple Music, giving him his first top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts at #6.
  • In addition, he was scheduled to perform on the October 10th episode of Saturday Night Live, but his performance was postponed as he broke COVID-19 protocol by attending various parties days before the episode was meant to be broadcast.
  • As a piece of fresh news, he told "he will not perform on the show after social media captured him partying with strangers without a mask last weekend". He said he spoke to show creator Lorne Michaels earlier in the day and was informed he would be removed from Saturday's show.
  • "I'm not positive for COVID," he said. "But my actions this past weekend were pretty short-sighted, and they've obviously affected my long term goals and my dreams. I respect the show's decision because I know that I put them in jeopardy."

Morgan Wallen, a famous singer

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Awards and Achievements of Morgan Wallen

Morgan Wallen is one of the famous and victorious singers in America. He has gained much success and fame in his career. He has also been nominated for several awards such as the CMT Music Awards, Country Music Association Awards, Academy of Country Music Awards, and many others. But he has only won the iHeartRadio Music Awards for the best new country artist in 2020. He can gain many awards from his hard work in the coming days.

Personal Life of Morgan Wallen

Reflecting on Morgan Wallen's personal life, he is an unmarried guy. But regarding his dating life, he was in a relationship with the lead assistant coach for the Minnesota Lynx of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA), Katie Smith. Whereas Morgan is not only a famous singer, but he is also a father too. He has welcomed his first child, a son Indie Wilder Wallen on 10th July 2020 with her ex-fiance Katie Smith. In addition, talking about his sexual orientation, he is straight. As of today, he is assumed to be living a single life as there are no rumors about him dating or having affairs with anyone.

Moving in-depth about his personal life, he was arrested outside of Kid Rock's downtown Nashville bar last May and was charged with public intoxication and disorderly conduct. Wallen apologized stating he and his friends "didn't mean any harm".

Morgan Wallen and his ex-fiance, Katie Smith

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Net Worth of Morgan Wallen

Moving towards Morgan Wallen's net worth, his worth is around $1 Million to $5 million of dollars as of 2020 though he has also a fine amount of salary too which is $27.5K -$36.4K per month as per the source. With his hard work and the luck by his side, he can double the amount of wealth he has of today. He is sincere in his work. But, he is doing all the hard works in order to build a secure financial status for himself and his family. Throughout his career, Morgan has achieved huge fame and success. Furthermore, his main source of income is from a singing career and he is happy and satisfied with his profession as well as earnings too.

Body Measurement of Morgan Wallen

The very graceful Morgan has a great personality. He's got a standard height of 5 ft 10½ in or 179 cm and a convincing appearance. He had the perfect body combined with good looks. He could carry off any look with great simplicity. Though his body weight is around 68 kg or 150 lbs and body build type is average. His usual exercise schedule has guided him to be in a marvelous body posture with appropriate body measurements. He is a handsome guy with blue eyes and light brown hair which has attracted a lot of people towards him.