Meghan Elizabeth Trainor born December 22, is an American singer-songwriter and talent show judge. She rose to prominence after signing with Epic Records in and releasing her debut single " All About That Bass ", which reached number one on the US Billboard Hot chart and sold 11 million copies worldwide, and drew criticism for its lyrical content. Trainor has released three studio albums with the label and has received various awards and nominations , including the Grammy Award for Best New Artist. Trainor became interested in music from a young age; she wrote, recorded, and produced three independently released acoustic albums, Meghan Trainor , I'll Sing with You , and Only 17 She began writing and producing songs for other artists in Trainor created her third album with Epic, the electronic dance music -influenced Treat Myself , as an attempt to adapt to ongoing musical trends. She followed this with the holiday album A Very Trainor Christmas later that year. She began writing songs and recording them using the digital audio workstation software GarageBand. They performed soca music as well as Trainor's own compositions. Trainor and her family left Nantucket when she was in the eighth grade, temporarily relocating to Orleans , Massachusetts before moving to North Eastham.
The song was co-written by Meghan Trainor and Jason Derulo among others. The recording was produced by Ricky Reed who helped put together Jason Derulo's pair of top five pop smash hits "Talk Dirty" and "Wiggle. It was criticized by some observers for putting forward an old-fashioned view of marriage, but others praised it for attacking contemporary hook-up culture. It ultimately sold more than two million copies in the US. Meghan Trainor also provides backup vocals on the recording. In response to complaints by Kesha fans about Meghan Trainor's collaboration with Dr. Luke , Meghan Trainor revealed that "Ain't Your Mama" had been written in before the controversial legal battles between Kesha and Dr.
On the first anniversary of that very win she was literally speechless — under the knife for vocal surgery. It was her second time in the operating room for vocal cord work and it led to weeks of silence, anxiety and depression. Her dad introduced her to gospel, soul and funk, like Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder. A Trinidadian uncle turned her on to soca music. She herself grew up with Brittney Spears and the Backstreet Boys. Tommy Bruce, her manager, has watched as Trainor over the past three years has explored whatever musical inspiration strikes, not caring about labels or charts. Her brothers — Justin and Ryan — have writing credits and sing background. Her parents — Gary and Kelli — supply background vocals and claps.
American singer-songwriter Meghan Trainor has recorded songs for three studio albums , two extended plays EP , two live albums , three independent albums and guest features. When she signed with Epic Records in February , her three self-produced albums were pulled from circulation. Its lyrics contemplate 21st century womanhood. She combined different musical genres, including Caribbean , doo-wop , hip hop , soca and pop , for the album. Trainor and Eyre's vocals on the song received praise from some critics and were dubbed "poppy".