PHOTOS: Maren Morris, Lindsay Ell and Tenille Townes Own the Night at Pandora Live Event
To kick off CMA Fest week, Pandora hosted an all-female Pandora Live event in Nashville on Monday evening at Marathon…
Maren Morris; Photo by Andrew Wendowski
To kick off CMA Fest week, Pandora hosted an all-female Pandora Live event in Nashville on Monday evening at Marathon Music Works.
The show, which was broadcast live on Sirius XM, featured performances from headliner Maren Morris as well as Lindsay Ell and Tenille Townes.
Each artist delivered an impressive set. Townes was perfectly charming and showcased her unique vocals, while Ell wow-ed the crowd with her guitar shredding skills. Morris proved to be a vocal powerhouse, delivering hit after hit and knocking every note out of the park.
Fellow country artist Ryan Hurd, who happens to be Morris’ husband, made a surprise appearance, joining the songstress to sing “All My Favorite People” from her latest album, Girl.
Fans can catch Morris, Ell and Townes performing at throughout the week at CMA Fest.
Check out photos from Monday night’s Pandora Live event below.
Lauren Jo Black
Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for Answers.com and her work being featured on Forbes.com. She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.