Morgan McKay is sultry and soulful country with a down to earth southern mentality. With sounds of Stevie Nicks rolled into a country tune, fans refer to her as the "150 watt voice". Morgan McKay is a natural on stage and a must-see performer.
"Whiskey" is the the current radio single off the album, "The Dawn". Morgan recently returned from her first radio tour with high energy and excitement on new things to come. She has been writing and prepping for the next release with music that will reach out and grab you.
Morgan McKay's music career began at the age of 10 when she first performed at the Wharton Country Youth Fair & Exposition Talent Contest and continued on with various public contests. Morgan soon joined the Texas Opry Network and tour the Texas Oprys as a featured artist.
Morgan also has a background in broadway and classical music. In high school, she was elected for perform and compete with the Governor's Posse Show Choir and won state.
The Danger Zone is Morgan's band established by the core band member - Eddie Danger, drums. Morgan and Eddie played acoustic shows 4 times a week around the Houston area to build a following. Dale Kirk, bass, joined the band creating a solid three piece. Jim McGuire joined a few years later as lead guitar for the group.
Morgan McKay & The Danger Zone have performed at many venues such as Redneck Country Club, Super Bowl LIVE, Houston Rodeo Wine Gardens as well as various music festivals and events. Performances as supporting act includes headliners such as Cory Morrow, Bri Bagwell, Cody Canada, Steve Helms, Brandon Rhyder, Bart Crow, Kevin Fowler and many more!
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Morgan McKay has been credited with many awards over her early competition years, including:
- 2001 Texas CMA Country Music Awards in Beaumont, Texas
Awarded "Best of Texas Modern County Female Vocalist of the Year"
- 2002 1st Place at the Fort Bend County Fair
- 2002 3rd Place at the Colgate Country Music Showdown "America's Largest Showcase"
KBUK La Grange, Texas
- 2006 1st Place at the Star Light Music Series
College Station, Texas
- 2009 Texas State Winner for the Colgate Country Showdown