Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 1988 Kacey Musgraves is born in Sulphur Springs, Texas?

It’s true! She has Academy of Country Music awards nominations in three categories in 2013 following her debut single, "Merry Go 'Round." she also co-wrote Miranda Lambert's hit "Mama's Broken Heart".

Check out her latest video!

Here are 5 interesting facts about Kacey Musgraves.

  • She plays the guitar, mandolin and harmonica.
  • She's been playing and performing since she was quite young, performing Western music, which includes yodeling.
  • Her musical influences include Dolly Parton, Steve Earle, Tom Petty and Michelle Branch.
  • She's appeared on The Today Show, Good Morning America, and the 2002 Winter Olympics.
  • She has two heroes; her Grandpa, who was in the Air Force for 31 years, and Loretta Lynn.