Morgan Wallen is a renowned singer and songwriter from the United States. Morgan Wallen is famous for his Country style singing. Likewise, he is associated with the recording label Big Loud currently.
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
Morgan Wallen was born on May 13, 1993, in Sneedville, Tennessee, America. Morgan’s zodiac sign is Taurus and he is currently 28 years old. His real birth name is Morgan Cole Wallen. His father worked as a preacher and his mother worked as a teacher by profession. Moreover, Morgan belongs to the Swedish ethnicity.
Besides that, Morgan’s parents were music lovers and Morgan started singing at the age of 3. Morgan started taking classes for piano and violin lessons later when he became five years old. Besides that, there is no information about Morgan’s parent’s names and siblings.
Morgan graduated from the Gibbs High School in Corryton, Tennessee, and used to play baseball as a pitcher. He obtained a scholarship in college later. Unfortunately, Morgan got an elbow injury in his senior year. Morgan pursued music as his career due to his elbow injury.
Morgan Wallen became famous in 2014 when he appeared in the musical TV series The Voice as a contestant. He sang the song Collied and chose judge Usher as his mentor during the blind audition. However, Morgan was stolen by coach Adam Levine and eliminated from the show at the playoff. Morgan started working with Sergio Sanchez of Atom Smash after the show.
Morgan was introduced to Panacea Records at the time. He released his first extended play titled “Stand Alone” under the recording label. Morgan signed with the recording label Big Loud Records in late 2016. He released the extended plays titled “The Way I Talk and Morgan Wallen” under the recording label. He launched his debut album “If I Know Me” with 14 tracks in April 2018.
Morgan’s debut album peaked at the 8th position of Billboard’s country album. Additionally, Morgan released the singles “Whiskey Glasses” in the same year. The song became a massive hit and earned 3X platinum certification by RIAA and Music Canada. Morgan’s song reached 1st position on Country Airplay and Billboard‘s 2019 top Hot Country song and Top Country Airplay song. He appeared in an episode of WWE Raw on December 3, 2018.
Morgan released the single “Chasin’ You” in July 2019 and the single peaked at 5th position on the Billboard charts. If I Know Me reached 1st position on the Top Country Albums chart after a record-breaking 114 weeks in August 2020. Morgan released the single “More Than My Hometown” in 2020. He released his second album “Dangerous: The Double Album” on January 8, 2021, under the Big Loud Records and Republic Records on CD, vinyl, and digital download.
Achievements and Net Worth
Morgan Wallen won Country Music Association Awards in the category of New Artist of the Year in the year 2020. He also won the iHeartRadio Music Awards for the Best New Country Artist the same year.
Morgan Wallen’s earnings are in the range of $19K to $210K as a singer. The estimated net worth of Morgan is $2.5 million US dollars. Moreover, Morgan makes money through his music concerts and music royalties.
Morgan Wallen is single and unmarried as far as his current relationship status. Previously, Morgan was in a relationship with Katie Smith. Furthermore, Katie and Morgan met each other first time and started dating in 2017 but they parted away later. Morgan welcomed a son named Indigo “Indie” Wilder with his ex-fiancee Katie Smith on July 10, 2020.
Morgan Wallen got arrested by police on the charge of public intoxication and disorderly conduct charge recently. The police arrested Morgan after Kid Rock’s bar throw him out in downtown Nashville. After his arrest, Morgan apologizes for his action and meant no harm to anybody.
Body Measurement and Social media
Morgan Wallen stands at 6 feet tall and has a decent weight of 68 Kg. Morgan has light brown colored hair and blue colored eyes. Besides that, there is no other information about Morgan’s body measurements.
Morgan Wallen is pretty active on social media like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. His official Instagram account @morganwallen has over 2.4 million followers. His verified Facebook page has over 1.7 million followers. Morgan has over 496.4K followers in his verified Twitter account. Moreover, Morgan has a self-titled YouTube channel with over 1.05 million subscribers.