Blending a mix of country pop and folk rock, she is a Nashville-based musician whose 2015 Maren Morris EP topped the US Heat chart while also peaking at #23 on the US Country chart and #97 on the Billboard Top 200. Her best known song is titled "My Church."
She began her recording career in 2005 with an album titled Walk On. Her 2007 follow-up was titled Maren, and she released a third album called Live Wire in 2011.
In trying to get her career going, she would perform at amateur wrestling matches and honky-tonks. She was named New Music Seminar's 2012 "Artist on the Verge."
She was born in Arlington, Dallas, Texas to parents Gregory and Kellie Morris who own and operate a hair salon. She has a younger sister named Karsen. In July 2017, she became engaged to Ryan Hurd. They married in March of 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee.
She opened for Keith Urban on his 2016 RipCord World Tour.