Meghan Elizabeth Trainor (born December 22, 1993) is an American singer-songwriter. Interested in music from a young age, Trainor wrote, recorded, and produced three independently released albums between 2009 and 2011.
Trainor signed with Epic Records in 2014 and released her debut single, "All About That Bass", in June of that year. It spent eight weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100 and topped the charts in 57 other countries. The song also sold over 12 million units worldwide, becoming one of the best-selling singles of all time. Trainor then released "Lips Are Movin" in November, which peaked in the top five of over ten countries. Her debut studio album, Title (2015), on which the aforementioned singles were included, debuted at number one in six countries and was certified triple Platinum in the US. It was supported by two other singles: "Dear Future Husband", which peaked at number 13 in the US, and "Like I'm Gonna Lose You", which peaked at number eight. Also in 2015, Trainor was featured on Charlie Puth's debut single, "Marvin Gaye", which topped the charts of four countries and sold more than four million units.
Trainor followed with her second studio album, Thank You (2016), which debuted at number three on the Billboard 200. Its first two singles, "No" and "Me Too" peaked at number three and number 13 respectively on the Billboard Hot 100.
Trainor is influenced by music from the 1950s and 1960s and is known for her throwback style. Her lyrics frequently refer to modern womanhood, body image, and empowerment. She has received several awards and nominations, including a Grammy Award, four ASCAP Pop Music Awards, and two Billboard Music Awards. Outside of music, Trainor has lent her voice to animated films and appeared as a judge on The Four: Battle for Stardom.