25 Best Things We Saw at Bonnaroo 2016

Pearl Jam, Dead & Company, multiple Prince tributes and some Trump bashing made the music festival memorable

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Best Country Newcomer: Maren Morris
Alysse Gafkjen for Rolling Stone6/25

Best Country Newcomer: Maren Morris

This year's fest leaned especially heavy on the emerging music flooding out of nearby Nashville. In addition to sets from established titans like Chris Stapleton and Jason Isbell, Bonnaroo also lent its intimate Who Stage to up-and-coming country star Maren Morris, who was fresh off releasing her new LP Hero when she played Sunday afternoon. Morris' brand of country is more pop than twang, more 1989 than Pageant Material, but the Hero songs pack big league hooks, like "Drunk Girls Don't Cry," "How It's Done" and the biting "Rich."

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