Maren Morris Comes Out As Bisexual Amid Pride Month

“Happy to be the B in LGBTQ+,” the Texas native shared.


Madeleine O’Connell

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June 10, 2024


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Maren Morris; Photo by Gilbert Flores for Billboard

Maren Morris comes out as bisexual in new social media post. 

The GRAMMY-award winning artist never shies away from using her large platform to be an advocate for those who identify as queer and trans, however Morris’ latest statement marks the first time she has publicly identified as a member of the LGBTQ+ community.

Morris took to Instagram on Sunday, June 9 to celebrate pride month with photos from her recent show in Phoenix, AZ, in which she can be seen waving a small pride flag around the stage. This show marked another stop on her recent RSVP Redux Tour. 

Her caption read, “happy to be the B in LGBTQ+. happy pride 🌈.”

Many fans and fellow artists expressed tremendous support in the comment section for the subtle announcement. 


Another said, “from seeing you as a closeted 16 year old on the hero tour to being out and proud at 24 and seeing you doing the same 🥹🫶🏻 love you endlessly and happy pride!! 💖🏳️‍🌈”

Photo Courtesy Maren Morris on Facebook
Photo Courtesy Maren Morris on Facebook

Follows Recent Divorce From Ryan Hurd

The most recent news regarding the 34-year-old Country-pop star’s sexuality comes nearly nine months after she filed for divorce from her husband, fellow singer/songwriter Ryan Hurd. The pair were married for five years before splitting as a result of “irreconcilable differences.” The former couple shares a four-year-old son named Hayes. 

Despite the difficult time, Morris has continued to pour her heart into her career and other passion projects. She kicked off her 2024 RSVP Redux Tour on May 29 and recently announced the addition of 15 more dates to the trek. Produced by Live Nation, the now 32-date run, includes new shows in Chesterfield, MO, Kansas City, MO, Raleigh, NC, Savannah, GA, Hollywood, FL and more. The tour also features appearances at several festivals throughout the summer, including at Sommo Festival, Bourbon & Beyond, All Things Go Music Festival, and more. 

Maren Morris RSVP Redux Tour
Maren Morris RSVP Redux Tour

Bringing Her Music To Fans On The 2024 RSVP Redux Tour

The RSVP Redux Tour was originally set to take place in 2020, but was unfortunately canceled at the time. Now, Morris is getting the chance to celebrate her fans with a new set list each night, while also celebrating the 5th Anniversary of her album GIRL. Special guest Betty Who joined Maren on select dates throughout the first leg of the tour.

Maren has also partnered with Ally Coalition on this trek, pledging to donate $1 from every ticket sold to LGBTQ+ organizations directly serving youth in their communities.

Her next stop will take place on Tue Jun 11 at the iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO.

The “My Church” singer also recently released a new children’s book titled, Addie Ant Goes on an Adventure, in collaboration with former schoolteacher Karina Argow. The story follows an ant’s adventure in search of independence has become a best-selling children’s book on Amazon. 

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Madeleine O’Connell graduated from North Central College with a bachelors degree in Journalism and Broadcast Communications before deciding to pursue her studies further at DePaul University. There, she earned her masters degree in Digital Communication & Media Arts. O’Connell served as a freelance writer for over two years while also interning with the Academy of Country Music, SiriusXM and Circle Media and assisting with Amazon Music’s Country Heat Weekly podcast. In addition to Country Now, she has been published in American Songwriter, Music Mayhem, and Holler.Country. Madeleine O’Connell is a member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.