Maren Morris has revealed that she doesn’t really feel “comfy” attending the CMA Awards this 12 months and is probably skipping the occasion altogether. The nation singer is nominated for album of the 12 months with Humble Quest however might keep away from the award present following her feud with Jason Aldean’s spouse, social media influencer Brittany Aldean.
“I haven’t determined if I’m gonna go,” she informed the Los Angeles Instances. “I’m very honored that my report is nominated. However I don’t know if I really feel [at] residence there proper now. So many individuals I like might be in that room, and perhaps I’ll make a game-time choice and go. However as of proper now, I don’t really feel comfy going.”
Morris discovered herself at odds with Brittany after the influencer made a joked deemed transphobic.
“I’d actually wish to thank my mother and father for not altering my gender after I went by way of my tomboy section. I like this girly life,” she posted on Instagram in August.
The Voice alum Cassadee Pope made reference of Brittany’s social media put up on Twitter and Morris replied with the next: “It’s really easy to, like, not be a scumbag human? Promote your clip-ins and zip it, Riot Barbie.”
Morris’ response went viral and Brittany was booked by Fox Information and appeared on the Tucker Carlson present defending her stance. Carlson referred to as Morris “lunatic” and Morris flipped the script on it, embraced the adjective and began promoting t-shirts on her web site. Morris ended up elevating over $150k with proceeds going to organizations serving to trans youth.