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Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott Announces Pregnancy

Hillary Scott, who sings with the pop-country group Lady Antebellum, has announced that she and her husband, fellow band member Chris Tyrrell, are expecting their first child. More from

"Chris & I are excited to announce that our Christmas gift has arrived a little early this year! We are having a BABY!" she wrote on Twitter Friday. "We feel so blessed!!!"

"Everything is brighter. Everything has a deeper meaning," Scott, 26, previously said of her new husband. "He makes me feel more comfortable in my own skin."

Scott has certainly had kids on the brain: On Monday, the band announced they are starting a new charity called LadyAID, which will focus on children's hospitals and as well as other charitable causes.

Image: Hillary Scott, via Daniel M. Silva /