Kacey Musgraves is another prime example of how tenacity and hard work would eventually pay off in time. For years, Musgraves pursued her musical career with only a little recognition, but she kept the faith. In 2013, after about 6 years of career, she burst into the mainstream. His debut album Same Different Trailer Park went wildly successful winning his two Grammy Awards. The country songbird hasn’t stopped impressing since then, claiming at least four more Grammy Awards. She has the talent, the style and the energy and her fans can’t seem to get enough of it as she continues to score incredible successes. Here’s how she managed to get noticed and more.
Kacey Musgraves Bio (Age)
The Grammy-winning musician was born Kacey LeeMusgraves on August 21, 1988 in Golden, Texas. Musgraves got her artistic side from her mother Karen (née Abrams) Musgraves who is an artist. These genes were also passed down to her younger sister Kelly Christine Sutton (née Musgraves), a talented photographer. Their father, Craig, is a businessman and runs his own press in Carthage, Texas.
Musgraves’ mother held her by the hand and guided her through her early years in music which began at the age of 8 when she started writing songs. Her mother would take her to guitar lesson when she was 12. Next, his teacher was a local musician named John DeFoore. Musgraves was in love with string instruments and had started learning the mandolin much earlier.
Kacey Musgraves attended Mineola High School in Mineola, Texas, where she graduated in 2006. Soon after graduation, Musgraves moved to Austin, Texas to pursue her music there. The following year (in 2007), she participated in the USA Network Nashville Star singing contest and came 7th place. The show gave her a certain level of exposure and in 2008 she was discovered by producer Monte Robison who signed her to his independent label, Triple Pop. Under the label she released a few records and in 2012 she signed with Mercury Nashville.
Her debut single “ Carousel ” was a hit and won her a Grammy for Best Country Song. It was featured on his debut album which also won the Grammy Award for Best Country Album.
Kacey Musgraves has since continued to release hit songs. So far, she has won at least 6 Grammys, including 4 in 2019 for songs from her fourth studio album. Golden hour. She has also won 3 Academy of Country Music Awards, 5 Country Association Association Awards, among others.
Husband or boyfriend, is she married?
Katy Musgraves’ love story is one that could make for the perfect romantic movie. When she told the media, she was in a bad place emotionally and even scared of falling in love until she luckily met Ruston Kelly.
One fateful day in March 2016, Kacey decided to attend a songwriters gathering held at Bluebird’s cafe. She attended alone and only went to support a former boyfriend she had become friends with. She was sitting alone at a table when Kelly took the stage to sing. His soulful voice and lyrics were poignant enough to make her cry.
When Ruston Kelly was done with his magic, KaceyMusgraves approached him to ask him to write a song with him. However, when Kelly looked at her, a spark struck as he immediately thought Musgraves was the most beautiful woman he had ever seen.
Although Musgraves got Kelly’s number, she was hesitant to call her for a songwriting meeting because she didn’t really want to write songs with someone she didn’t really know. When they finally met on May 11, it turned out to be their first unofficial date and no writing took place as the duo spent the whole day talking and laughing. The duo couldn’t deny the spark between them as they started dating soon after.
On Christmas Eve 2016, Kelly popped the question to Kacey at her childhood home. In October 2017, the couple held a nature-themed wedding in Tennessee. Her love life has inspired many of her songs, including Butterflies is pretty much how she met Kelly.
Ruston Kelly’s songwriting abilities made it possible for him to work with big names like Tim McGraw and Josh Abbott Bond. He also toured with the Osborne brothers. In 2015 he released the album Dying Star which is about how he survived a drug overdose.
Before meeting the love of her life, Kacey Musgraves dated her former partner, Misa Arriaga.
Kacey Musgraves has an average height of 5 feet 5 inches. She weighs around 60 kg and has an hourglass body that measures 35-27-36 inches. Kacey’s natural hair color is dark brown.