Morris recovers from tonsillectomy
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
– Maren Morris, of "My Church" fame, is recovering from a tonsillectomy on Monday.
Morris said in a tweet, "I have heard a tonsillectomy is one of the worst recoveries but I can't be getting sick all the time."
"I get strep almost every six weeks, on the dot," Morris wrote from Nashville's Vanderbilt University Medical Center on Instagram. " So I'm hoping this will improve that. No signs of gore quite yet post surgery for me, but I hear from people day 5-8 or 9 are the worst. Thank you for your encouragement, though!"
Morris' next concert date listed on her web site is May 21 in Nashville at the Grand Ole Opry.
Morris is touring with Keith Urban and will release her debut on June 3.
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