Ryan James Hurd (born November 2, 1986) is an American country music singer and songwriter from Kalamazoo, Michigan.
In addition to writing No. 1 singles for Blake Shelton
and Luke Bryan,
Hurd has recorded for RCA Records Nashville.
Hurd met his future wife Maren Morris while writing the ballad “Last Turn Home” for Tim McGraw. His first single from his self-titled EP, “We Do Us” has received over 2 million streams on Spotify.
Hurd was featured on Rolling Stone Country's "Artists You Need to Know" list and CMT named him one of their "Listen Up" Artists of 2016.
In January 2020, he will go on a tour in support of his Platonic EP with Adam Doleac and Niko Moon.
Kalamazoo, Michigan, U.S.
Toured with Chase Rice, Thomas Rhett, Florida Georgia Line, and spouse Maren Morris.