Lady Antebellum is an American country pop group originally formed in Nashvillein 2006. The group contains three members that are Hillary Scott who is the lead singer of the group. The other vocalist of the group is Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood who works as a vocalist, guitarist, pianist and plays on mandolin as well.
The band came together in 2006 and released their first solo album in 2007 due to the connections in the music industry, due to Hillary Scott’s father who was also in the music industry. The name of the title album was a self-titled and sold millions of copies in the first weeks of the release.
The songs “Love doesn’t live here” became a marvelous hit and topped the charts on the hot charts. This album was awarded platinum certificate and its other songs went for a big hit as well. Its third single “one kind of love” and “Need you know” was released in 2009 which resided on the 4th and 1stposition on the hot charts. The other album by the name of “Own the night” was released in 2011 in the month of September.
They were nominated for various awards and won the awards for new artist of the year, best country performance and top vocal groups. They were nominated for various categories on the Grammy awards. They are also listed on the most selling bands of the world. They have been to many tours and concerts.
They performed on the opening nights of various artists. Their hard work, passion and dedication make them a successful group. Along with that the charm of the three members and their unity is also said to be the main reason of the band’s success. They have performed on a charity event in 2012 for the victims of Haiti and provided facilities to them.
The band is now working on their upcoming album, which is said to be released in 2014. While the first single “Downtown” of their album “Golden “was released on the radio and reached the number one position on the top country charts. They have also sung backing vocals with various artists and bands.
The band is currently residing in Nashville and producing best country and country pop music. They have been nominated for a lot of awards since 2008 and have gained nominations in the Academy of country music, Country music association, CMT awards, teen choice awards, American music awards, People’s choice awards, and Kids choice awards, Billboard Music Awards, BRIT awards, British choice music awards, CMA awards and Grammy awards.
They won a lot of awards in these award shows among the nominations. The band is onto a touring project from 2013 but this tour will be only of two months because Hillary the group member is expecting a baby this year. She will be having a baby girl and is married to drummer Chris Tyrrel. The other two members also have been in relationships and spend their time with their girlfriends.