Kacey Musgraves, 28, landed herself in the public eye on fifth season of the USA Network’s singing competition Nashville Star in 2007, where she placed seventh. The talent from Golden, Texas then signed to Mercury Nashville in 2012 and has released two well-received albums on the label, 2013’s Same Trailer Different Park and 2015’s Pageant Material.
Learn more about the delightfully quirky “Biscuits” singer-songwriter below!
1) Musgraves stared writing her own material at 9-years-old and her first song was called “Notice Me.”
2) One of her beloved animal companions is a three-legged rescue dog named Pearl.
3) In March, Kacey fulfilled a childhood dream and bought a horse named Mismo. Check them out together below!
4) At age 14, she got the honor of performing at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah.
5) Kacey once took to the woods of East Texas to search for the legendary Bigfoot. Sadly, he was being shy that day…
6) Pop superstar Katy Perry is a big fan of Musgraves’ hit song “Merry Go ’Round” and called it ‘uniquely honest.’
7) Kacey’s junk food cravings include Jack-In-The-Box’s egg rolls, beer, and pizza.
8) If the talented Texan hadn’t gone the music route, she would be a makeup artist.
9) Before appearing on Nashville Star, the artist was hard at work building her career and independently released three albums.
10) Kacey has written many tunes that appear on the popular television series “Nashville.”
11) She once saved a mouse from getting hit in the middle of Music Row in Nashville.
Be sure to share these interesting facts with other fans of the “Follow Your Arrow” songbird!