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Maren Morris on Her Unexpected Grammy Nomination I Consider This a Bonus Year

Ireallywasnt expecting to get another nomination this year just because last year was so monumental, so it feels like a bonus, she added.

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Next up for the singersongwriter?Her March weddingto fellow musicianRyan Hurd. Its all coming along! she told PEOPLE earlier in the week. Its close. So were super excited.

The th annual Grammy Awards, hosted by James Corden, were broadcast live on CBS from Madison Square Garden in New York City.

Aside from being nominated, Morristook the stagealongsideBrothers OsborneandEric Churchto pay tribute to the victims who lost their lives to gun violence and terrorism at various live music events, includingRoute Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, where the three artists also performed.

The Grammy ended up going toChris Stapletonfor his song Either Way not that Morris minded in the least.

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Theres definitely less pressure this time around, Morris said of her second trip to musics biggest night. We can just go and have fun.

As if theth Grammy Awardswerent monumental enough forMaren Morriswhen shetook home the awardfor best country solo performance for her hit My Church, the rising country star had a whole lot more to celebrate during the shows year milestone.

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From the nomination to the performance and the premiere of The Middle music video in partnership with Target, Morris joked ns will be sick of me on your TV after those few hours!

I kind of consider this a bonus year for me because I won last year in the same category, said Morris,who was nominatedonce again for best country solo performance for I Could Use a Love Song, whichrecently hit No. on the charts.

Im performing a really emotional moment with Eric Church and Brothers Osborne, who are friends of mine, she said. Its just such an emotional and powerful moment to dedicate it to those victims of gun violence at music venues.

Maren Morris on Her Unexpected Grammy Nomination I Consider This a Bonus Year

Iwonandgot to performlast year, so that felt like the year for me to go, Morris, , told PEOPLE behindthescenes during the music video shoot for her new hit The Middle withZeddand EDM brother duo Grey, which Targetpremiered during the Grammysas part of theretail giants MoreMusic campaign.