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Maren Morris says she was stunned after receiving a fan call from Sir Elton.

The 26-year-old country singer recently picked up the best new artist trophy at the CMA Awards.

She is thrilled that Elton likes her break-out album, Hero, which was nominated for a best album award at the CMAs.

”You know it’s crazy, but Elton John called me one day. He was just a big fan of the music He was so cool, he was so nice. I couldn’t even form words except for, like, ‘Thank you.’

”It was amazing,” Maren recalls.