Maren Morris released his feel-good new single “Circles Around This Town” with this music video companion. Stream it below.
The track saw the country star repeat her journey from struggling, unknown songwriter to one of Nashville’s brightest voices and even mentioning her big break in 2016 “My Church” and “80s” Mercedes. “
“A few hundred songs and those are finally working / It’s part of a car and part of a church,” he shouted into the roaring chorus. “That I wrote / Driving in circles around this town / Trying to write circles around this town / Trying to say something meaningful, something worth singing.”
“Circles Around This Town” serves as the lead single for Morris ’upcoming third studio album, following his 2016 breakout hero and 2019 WOMAN, the latter picked up Album of the Year at the 2019 CMA Awards.
In 2021, the “To Hell & Back” singer contributed vocal features to both John Mayer. “Last Train Home” and Taylor Swift No Fear (Taylor’s Version) vault track “You’re All Me.” She also scored another country hit with her husband Ryan Hurd for their duet “Chasing After You.”
In May, Morris made his voice heard in defense of his friend TJ Osborne after Rep. Jeremy Faison of Tennessee blocked law honoring the Brothers Osborne singer as the first (and currently single) gay country artist to be signed to a major label.