NASHVILLE, Dec. 8 (UPI) --
U.S. country music star Hillary Scott said via Twitter she is pregnant with her first child.
The Lady Antebellum singer married Love and Theft drummer Chris Tyrrell last January.
"Chris & I are excited to announce that our Christmas gift has arrived a little early this year! We are having a BABY!" she wrote Friday. "We feel so blessed!!!"
Scott did not disclose the baby's gender or anticipated birth date.
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