Kacey Musgraves (born Kacey Lee Musgraves, August 21, 1988) is an American country music artist. She self-released three albums before appearing on the fifth season of the USA Networks singing competition “Nashville Star” in 2007, where she placed seventh.
She signed with Mercury Records in 2012 and released her solo debut single, “Merry Go 'Round.” The song was included on her album, “Same Trailer Different Park,” which was produced and co-written by Shane McAnally and Luke Laird and released in March 2013. The album reached #2 on the Billboard 200 Albums chart and went to #1 on the Billboard Country Albums chart.
She co-wrote Miranda Lambert's 2013 single. “Mama's Broken Heart.” “Undermine,” a song co-written by Musgraves and Trent Dabbs, was featured in the ABC television series, “Nashville,” in October 2012. Musgraves was nominated for four awards at the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, including Female Vocalist of the Year.