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Lorrie Morgan

Born Jun 27, 1959

Loretta Lynn "Lorrie" Morgan is an American country music singer. She is the daughter of George Morgan, a country music singer who charted several hit singles between 1949 and his death in 1975. Lorrie Morgan charted her first single in 1978, although she did not break into the top of the U.S. country charts until her 1989 single, "Trainwreck of Emotion.… Read More

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1959 Birth Born on June 27, 1959.


1975 16 Years Old She is the daughter of George Morgan, a country music singer who charted several hit singles between 1949 and his death in 1975. … Read More
1977 18 Years Old Within a few years she disbanded the group, and in 1977 she joined the Little Roy Wiggins band. … Read More
1978 19 Years Old Morgan had one minor hit single in 1978; the following year she recorded another minor hit with "I'm Completely Satisfied With You," an electronically dubbed duet with her late father. … Read More


1979 20 Years Old She has a daughter, Morgan Anastasia Gaddis (b. Dec. 22, 1980) from her first marriage to Ron Gaddis, a former bass player in George Jones' band; they were married for only a brief time from 1979 to 1980. She has a son, Jesse Keith Whitley (b. June 15, 1987) with her second husband, Keith Whitley. That marriage lasted from 1986 until his death in 1989. … Read More
1984 25 Years Old In 1984, Morgan scored a minor hit with "Don't Go Changing." … Read More


1989 30 Years Old Four years later, she signed with RCA Records, her first major label; her first album on that label, Leave the Light On, was released in 1989.
1990 31 Years Old In 1990, Morgan had her first number one single, "Five Minutes."
1991 32 Years Old 1 More Event
Morgan's second album, Something in Red, was released in 1991 and went platinum. … Read More
1994 35 Years Old Morgan was also romantically linked from 1994 to 1996 with Fred Thompson, the politician/actor. … Read More
1996 37 Years Old In 1996 Morgan married Jon Randall, a singer/songwriter now credited with writing the 2004 Brad Paisley/Alison Krauss hit "Whiskey Lullaby"; they divorced three years later in 1999.


2001 42 Years Old She married her fifth husband, singer Sammy Kershaw, on September 29, 2001. … Read More
2007 48 Years Old Citing irreconcilable differences, she filed for divorce on October 23, 2007.
2008 49 Years Old In October 2008, Morgan filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, citing up to $10 million in liabilities while listing her own assets as valued between $500,000 and $1 million.


In 2010 Morgan will perform on Broadway in the show Pure Country. … Read More
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