Savannah Guthrie Introduces Maren Morris to Fan, Who Is Blind, During Today Performance – Watch!

Savannah Guthrie Introduces Maren Morris to Fan, Who Is Blind, During Today Performance – Watch!

Published July 29, 2022
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The singer has been expanding her worldview as of late, chasing her “weird dreams” of being on Broadway and performing a once-in-a-lifetime duet with John Mayer in Nashville, which she said made her “brain explode.”

In October 2020 Morris released “Better Than We Found It,” a protest song inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement that earned her a Grammy nomination (her second this year and 13th overall), for best country song. It’s evidence of Morris’s evolution into an outspoken, progressive voice in country music, a traditionally conservative industry.

“I didn’t start making music to become an activist,” she said. “I think it was a byproduct of just seeing the inequality in the genre I happened to come up in. Once you become aware of it, you can’t really shut your eyes again.