Meghan Trainor

5 Things You Didn't Know About Meghan Trainor

August 20, 2018

We’re thrilled to announce that Meghan Trainor will be playing at this year’s MixFest On The Harbor! You know all of her hit songs, but did you know these 5 facts?

1) Meghan Trainor is from Nantucket

  • Did you know Meghan is from the Bay State?! The 24-year-old singer grew up on the island of Nantucket. Her parents owned a jewelry store!


2) She was offered a full scholarship to Berklee College of Music

  • According to N Magazine, Meghan was offered a full scholarship but turned it down. Needless to say passing it up has definitely paid off!

Berklee College of Music

3) Beyonce passed on “All About That Bass”

  • According to Vanity Fair, after writing the hit-track it was presented to a variety of other artists…including Queen Bey. Eventually, Trainor decided to release it herself and the rest is history!

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4) Meghan has written many songs for other artists

  • She wrote Jennifer Lopez’s “Ain’t Your Mama” and multiple songs for Fifth Harmony, including “Sledgehammer!”

5) She loves watching Dr. Phil on YouTube

  • In an interview with Elle, she talked about how she loves to watch the show when she’s on the road. She’s also a big fan of watching YouTube videos of people lashing out in public because they’re so funny!

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