Meghan Linsey Wiki: A Tour Of Her Bio - From Age to Taking A Knee Detail
It's easy to lash comment on others while not being in their shoes!
Well, the keyboard warriors these days are very much used to opinioning on any and every matter that comes to their knowledge.
The similar scenario came forth after the National Anthem singer, Meghan Linsey took a knee at 'Titans-Seahawks' game. And this time, it wasn't just an unwelcoming comments she had to deal with, rather people gave her death threats!
We will indeed get to the core of the matter but first, let's know more about this American singer and songwriter, Meghan Linsey.
Meghan Linsey's Wiki-Like Bio: Get to Know Her More!
Meghan, an accomplished singer, was born on December 10, 1985, and is 32 years of age. The Ponchatoula, Louisiana native, Meghan first started her career in music by participating in the show, 'Can You Duet' with her then-boyfriend of three years Joshua Scott Jones.
The duo formed 'Steel Magnolia,' which indeed won the show. Moreover, their win blessed them with added fortune, as they signed a recording contract with "Big Machine Records." The former pair then released their debut single, "Keep On Lovin' You" in August 2009, which was named a Top 10 hit on the "U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart."
Meghan later got engaged to John, but following John's alcohol and drug addiction he landed up in rehab, and later the reports of their split circulated.
Moreover, Linsey started her solo career by releasing a famous cover of One Republic's 'Counting Stars,'
Caption: Meghan Linsey, Counting Stars' cover. (Published on Dec 19, 2013)
Meghan was also a part of season 8 of the famous singing reality show, "The Voice" in 2015. And out of three judges except for Balke Shelton, who turned chairs for Meghan's amazing performance; Meghan chose Pharrell as her mentor. However, she was later stolen by Blake after losing in the battle rounds. Furthermore, Meghan ended up becoming the runner-up of the show.
Caption: Meghan Linsey's outstanding performance at 'The Voice Blind Audition.' (Published on Sep 2, 2017)
The accomplished singer with blessed vocals, Meghan undoubtedly must have garnered a decent net worth following her musical career, but she opts not to reveal the exact figure.
Additionally, if you are a Meghan Linsey fan, you might not want to miss out on catching her perform your favorite songs 'live,' as her concert is due on 29th December 2017 at Lounge, City Winery Nashville, Nashville, TN, US.
However, she hasn't released tour dates for 2018 as of now!
Death Threat for Taking a Knee:
Meghan made a bold statement kneeling at the end of her National Anthem performance on September 24 at the NFL game in Tennesse between the Titans and Seattle Seahawks.
Both the Titans & Seahawks remained in their locker rooms during the national anthem while the singer took a knee during her performance. pic.twitter.com/zeBQhYbKPN— FOX Sports: NFL (@NFLonFOX) September 24, 2017
Only had she known her action would cause her severe problems! Linsey, who took a knee to protest against the police brutality popularised by Colin Kaepernick, was given death threats for her action. People backlashed at her with their opinion,
Singer @meghanlinsey take knee during national anthem to disrespect Gold Star Mothers & Families. Shame on you.— toddstarnes (@toddstarnes) September 24, 2017
Linsey didn't see it coming; however, she explained she doesn't have any regrets,
“I’ve been waking up with anxiety a lot and it’s hard to eat food and sleep, but other than that, I’m good, I feel like I did the right thing. I don’t have any regrets.
But, despite people sending her death threats; she had supporters too,
No she kneeled to protest Trump condemning football players while staying silent about white nationalists.— Joshua Gabel (@GabelJoshua) September 24, 2017
Meghan as well came forth addressing the matter,
Meghan's guitarist, Tyler Cain also posted on Facebook justifying their action,
Reportedly, Linsey made the decision of taking a knee early morning on September 24, 2017, after witnessing President Trump lash out at the athletes, who silently protested 'police brutality' during the national anthem by kneeling.