Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott Expecting First Child

Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott and her husband Chris Tyrrell announced they are expecting their first child.

The couple announced the news on Friday (December 7) via Twitter:

"Chris and I are excited to announce that our Christmas gift has arrived a little early this year!" Scott wrote. "We are having a baby! We feel so blessed!"

It is the first child for the 26-year-old "Need You Now" singer and her husband, who is a professional drummer. The couple were married on January 7 during a ceremony in upstate New York.

Despite the pregnancy news, Lady Antebellum will continue with touring for the time being. The group's next live performance is set for December 27 during the Belk Bowl in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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