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Christopher Stapleton is known as an award-winning American singer and songwriter. He is famous for writing multiple hits for many famous musicians before stepping into the stage himself with his popular debut album, 'Traveler’.


Background and Education

Christopher Alvin Stapleton was born on April 15, 1978, in Lexington, Kentucky to Carol J. Stapleton, a health department worker, and Herbert Joseph Stapleton, Jr., a coal miner. Alongside his older brother and younger sister, he grew up outside of Lexington where his folks were big fans of country music from the area around them.

Well known and clean-cut in his adolescent years, Stapleton played a few team sports at Johnson Central High School and graduated as class valedictorian in 1996. He proceeded to study designing at Vanderbilt University in Nashville however before long submerged himself in the nearby music scene, and dropped out following one year.


In the fall of 2015, Stapleton turned into the first artist to ever to win Album of the Year, Male Vocalist of the Year and New Artist of the Year at the Country Music Association Awards, where he and Justin Timberlake played out a show-taking two part harmony of the George Jones classic, "Tennessee Whiskey" and Timberlake's "Drink You Away."

In 2016, the Grammy advisory group paid heed, conceding him four nominations and after that two honors: Best Country Solo Performance and Traveler won Best Country Album. He was happy to build a great singing career after he had helped so many artists along the way. All of his previous collaborators were proud that he got his moment in the sun.

Personal Life


Chris Stapleton met Morgane Hayes in 2003 when they were both working as songwriters. Morgane would visit her companion at Sea Gayle Music, planning to get him in passing. Following a couple of months, he inquired as to whether she'd like to compose a melody together. It wound up being their first date and they didn’t do much writing that night.

The couple got married in 2007 and have been in deep love from that point onward. They have four children, including a lot of twin young men born in April 2018. The entire family tours the country together. A gifted singer-songwriter in her own right, Morgane works together with Stapleton in all parts of his career. Stapleton has "you are my sunshine" scratched into his wedding ring, and he and Morgane frequently play out music together in front of an audience.

Date modified: Aug 9, 2020
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