“Charles and I are SO BEYOND EXCITED to share with y’all that we are expecting a baby!
He or she is due in February and we are so happy we can hardly stand it,” she wrote.
And he's comfortable with where the band currently resides in the country-music stratosphere.
"We can take some time off and not feel like we're going to lose it all.
“Like, ecstatic and I’m crying even as I type those words!
” Sharing their fertility struggle, Mc Connell Kelley revealed that she and her singer-songwriter husband, who have been married for six years, have been trying to conceive for much of that time.
When the country trio Lady Antebellum took time off the road after the release of the hit 2014 album "747," band member Charles Kelley didn't kick back on a beach.
Instead he headed into the studio to record some tracks on his own.
While the band will play a one-off date at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas in October, they're committed to disappearing from the daily limelight. "As a band, we've talked about wanting to get off the hamster wheel for a little bit and let the fans miss us for a second."It's all about the music, so we need to step away and make the best music we can.That's the only way it's going to sustain itself." Kelley is looking forward to writing for the next Lady A album, as well as for other artists.We felt like that in the past, if we left off the throttle.So, yeah, we're not quite as hot as we were around ' Need You Now,' but we realize the fans are there," he says.