Maren Morris has always had an issue with country music and claimed she wanted to change things, and now the singer is “done” with country music.
“It’s Burning Itself Down Without My Help.” Morris proclaimed. She also said, “I’m trying to mature here and realize I can just walk away from the parts of this that no longer make me happy.”
Friday she announced her departure from country music along with an EP “The Bridge” Which contains two songs, “The Tree” and “Get the Hell out of Here”. These two songs are her farewell to country music and her “Bridge” to her next destination.
These two songs are incredibly key to my next step because they express a very righteously angry and liberating phase of my life these last couple of years but also how my navigation is finally pointing towards the future, whatever that may be or sound like. Honoring where I’ve been and what I’ve achieved in country music, but also freely moving forward.
“The Tree” is about a toxic “family tree” burning itself to the ground. Halfway through, I realize it’s burning itself down without any of my help. This song evokes the pain of exhausting