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Apr
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William Michael Morgan – EP Review

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Mississippi native William Michael Morgan is an up and coming country artist who has already made quite the impression on the industry and critics alike with his debut single, “I Met A Girl”, which has reached number 34 on the Country Airplay chart. The song was written and performed by Sam Hunt, but Morgan made it his own and can lay claim to the best version. The single is a sweet, slow building love song, made even better by Morgan’s rich, pure country vocals. Morgan recently released his debut self-titled EP earlier this month. The record is a breath of fresh traditional country air in a scene that is currently clogged up with R&B and hip-hop influences.

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Feb
26

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William Michael Morgan To Release Self-Titled EP March 18

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Rolling Stone Country’s “Artist You Need To Know” William Michael Morgan will release his self-titled debut EP on March 18th, available for pre-order today on iTunes. Co-produced by hit songwriter Jimmy Ritchey and award-winning Scott Hendricks, the album features five brand new tracks in addition to his first single to hit the country music charts, “I Met a Girl” (track listing below).

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Dec
9

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William Michael Morgan Releases ‘White Christmas’ To iTunes

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Warner Bros. / Warner Music Nashville newcomer William Michel Morgan embraces the holiday spirit with his new single “White Christmas,” available on iTunes. The Vicksburg, MS native, who has just been named one of Pandora’s “2016 Artists To Watch,”will visit the Ryman stage on December 12th to perform the Christmas tune on the Grand Ole Opry.

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Dec
6

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Pandora Predicts 2016 Artists to Watch; Includes Country Artists

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Pandora (NYSE: P), the world’s largest music discovery platform, today released its list of Artists to Watch for 2016. Selected through a combination of Pandora’s music industry expertise and data insights, these 25 artists are ones to keep an eye on in the coming year. To read more about this year’s selections, click here.

Nov
22

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William Michael Morgan Debuts Video For ‘I Met A Girl’ At The Opry

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Country singer William Michael Morgan debuted his official music video for “I Met a Girl” with the Grand Ole Opry today. The 22 year-old Vicksburg, MS native, who has quickly become an Opry regular, recently made his fourth visit to the famous stage, starting with his debut in September and including a performance at the Country Classics event.

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Aug
26

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William Michael Morgan Most Added Male This Week With ‘I Met A Girl’

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Mississippi Singer Prepares for Grand Ole Opry Debut September 5th

Get ready for  an exciting debut single from new Warner Music Nashville recording artist William Michael Morgan, who releases ”I Met a Girl,” to country radio this week as the most-added male on the chart.

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Jul
8

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William Michael Morgan ‘I Met A Girl’ – Single Review

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William Michael Morgan is a new artist worthy of some note. The 20-year-old has been under development with Warner Music Nashville for a little while, attracting a grassroots fan base around the country for his neo-traditional sound. Now it looks like the label are gearing up to release his debut single, but beyond just having the appeal of a more purist sound than his peers on radio, William has done something very interesting. ‘I Met A Girl’ is in essence a Sam Hunt cover. Yes, you read that correctly. The track first appeared on one of Sam’s acoustic mixtapes that were distributed prior to his first radio release (‘Leave The Night On’) in order to build some buzz, but missed out on a place on Sam’s first studio record ‘Montevallo’. As a result, the Sam Hunt/Shane McAnally/Trevor Rosen (Trevor is a member of Old Dominion) co-write was primed to be cut, already with a significant young audience who would already be familiar with the song.

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