Morgane Stapleton (born January 25, 1983) is the wife of Chris Stapleton. Although Morgane is involved in the music industry, she gained much of her limelight and influence from the fact that she is Chris Stapleton’s Wife. Morgane is also a 40-year-old American singer and songwriter in her own right.
Chris Stapleton, Morgane’s husband, is an American record producer, songwriter, and songwriter. The duo has been married for over one decade, and their love seems to grow stronger as the years go by.
Morgane Stapleton is From Nashville, Tennessee
Morgane Stapleton was born on the 25th of January 1983 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. Details about the name of her parents and the size of her family are yet to be established.
What we know is that she is of white ethnicity, an American citizen, and her zodiac sign is Aquarius. The media is yet to confirm the elementary, high school, and college she attended and what her college life was like if she attended any.
Morgane and Chris Stapleton Met in 2003
Chris and Morgane met in 2003 in Nashville while they were both working as songwriters at neighboring music publishing companies. According to Morgane, when she met Chris, she was stuck with him.
She was friends with the song plugger he was working with, and the music publishing company she was working with was close to Chris’ workplace, so she would come to his company every day, claiming she came to see her friends.
Along the line, Chris asked Morgane to join him in writing a song, and that involved spending the night together. According to Morgane, they didn’t do much writing that night as it turned out to be their first date.
She Became Chris Stapleton’s Wife in 2007
Four years after their first date, Morgane and Chris decided that it was time to exchange marital vows, and they did.
On the 27th of November 2007, the couple walked down the aisle. Chris was met with a surprise on their wedding day because he didn’t know that Morgane had secretly engraved ‘You Are My Sunshine’ on his wedding band.
Morgane Stapleton is a Proud Mother of Five Children
Morgane Stapleton is not only at the top of her career but is also enjoying a blissful marriage. Her marriage with Chris Stapleton has been blessed with five amazing children. Her first child, Waylon, was born in 2009. Her second child was named Ada, but unfortunately, details about her date of birth are yet to be revealed to the public.
Morgane and Chris are known for always trying to keep their children away from the limelight, but in 2017, the news that they were expecting a set of twins came as a surprise and brought so much joy to them that they decided to share.
In October 2017, when they were celebrating their 14th wedding anniversary, they announced to fans via social media that they were expecting twins. On the 15th of April 2018, they welcomed twin boys into the world.
The news about the birth of the twins was announced by McEntire, who collected an award from Chris Stapleton at the 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards. According to McEntire, Chris could not be available because the boys came earlier.
On the 17th of April 2018, Morgane took to Instagram to appreciate the medical personnel who assisted her. According to her, the twins came more than a month earlier, and they had to stay up to one week in the NICU.
Seven months after the birth of the twins, Morgane announced that they were expecting another child while she was performing at Madison Square Garden in New York City – and around Mother’s Day in May 2019, their 5th child was born.
After more than one decade of marriage and five children, Morgane and Chris seem to be falling deeper and deeper in love. Their relationship serves as a goal for a good number of fans.
Chris Stapleton’s Wife Has Been Featured as a Guest Artist in Several Songs
Most people know Chris Stapleton as one of the most renowned country music artists, but what most don’t know is that his wife, Morgane, is also very much active in the music entertainment industry.
In 2014, she worked on the song titled The Climb with Jessi Alexander, which was part of the album “Down Home.” In 2016, she worked on another song with John Prine titled Look At Us for the album “For Better For Worse.”
The following year, Morgane Stapleton worked on Only Blood with Angaleena Presley, and the song was a part of the album “Wrangle.” In 2022, she worked with Maddie & Tae to make the song Don’t Make Her Look Dumb as a part of the album “Through the Madness, Vol. 1.” She has been part of other songs like Amanda and You Are My Sunshine – with her husband, Chris Stapleton.
Morgane Stapleton Works as a Background Vocalist
Morgane Stapleton also works as a backup singer. There are songs you may have vibed with without knowing a song she was part of, without knowing you were hearing her voice in the background. Here are some of the songs that she has worked on as a background vocalist:
- “Don’t Forget to Remember Me” by Carrie Underwood
- “Should I Come Home (Or Should I Go Crazy)”, “Let’s Get Drunk And Fight”, “The Difference Is Night And Day”, and “If I Could Only Fly” by Joe Nichols.
- “Ladies Love Country Boys,” “It Ain’t No Crime,” and “My Whiskey Years” by Trace Adkins
- “Have You Seen That Girl,” “Diamonds Make Babies,” and “Rockaway” by Kellie Pickler
Morgane Stapleton is a Seasoned Song Writer
When it comes to music, Morgane Stapleton is multi-talented. Aside from being a guest artist and working as a background vocalist, she has also written a good number of songs. In 2004, she co-wrote the songs Bad For The Heart and Wings of Love with Byron Hill.
She also co-wrote other songs like Cry Me A River, Somewhere Else To Fall, We Tired, Talk is Cheap, and King for a Day, and has worked with other songwriters and artists like Liz Rose, Curtis Wright, Alan Jackson, Sam Palladio, Clare Bowen, Guy Clark, and Lee Ann Womack, to mention but a few.
Morgane’s contribution to the music industry has not gone unnoticed, seeing that at the 2016 Country Music Association Awards, she was nominated for the Musical Event of the Year Award, with her husband, Chris Stapleton, for their song, You Are My Sunshine. Although they did not win the award, the nomination was a step in the right direction.