Michael Ray is an American country music singer. He is signed to Warner Bros. Records Nashville, for which he has released his debut single, "Kiss You in the Morning". The song has charted on Country Airplay. Before this single's release, Ray was mentored by John Rich of Big & Rich on the singing competition The Next: Fame Is at Your Doorstep, which he won. He and Rich co-wrote Big & Rich's 2015 single, "Run Away with You".