Formed in 2006 by Charles Kelley (brother of singer/songwriter Josh Kelley), Hillary Scott (daughter of Grammy-winning homeland creative person Linda Davis), and Dave Haywood, lady Antebellum make contemporary homeland melodies that relies on the trio's wealthy harmonies and impeccable instrumental skills. Since its inception, the trio has graduated from dive bars to the impressive Ole Opry, unfastening for Phil Vassar, Rodney Atkins, and Carrie Underwood along the way. The group signed with Capitol Nashville in 2007 and issued its first single, "Love Don't reside Here," which peaked at number three on the homeland journals. A self-titled debut album pursued in April 2008, boasting output from Victoria Shaw and Paul Worley and supplied with more homeland strikes (including the chart-topping single "I Run to You," which furthermore enjoyed crossover success as a peak 40 pop hit).
Inside a year and a half, Lady Antebellum's debut had gone platinum and earned a Grammy nomination, and the band enjoyed its newfound achievement while putting the completing feels on a second album. Need You Now appeared in early 2010, and its leadoff lone -- "Need You Now" -- became the group's highest-charting song to designated day, topping the country charts and peaking at number two on the Billboard warm 100. It finally sold over three million copies. The album skilled alike achievement, going gold throughout its second week of issue and coming to platinum rank shortly after. By early 2011, Need You Now had sold more than three million exact replicates in America solely, and the band took a shatter from recording a third studio album in alignment to join the Grammys, where lady Antebellum took dwelling five accolades.
Lady Antebellum's third studio album, 2011's Own the Night, for which the group wrote ten of the 12 pathways, as well as co-producing the task with Worley, developed a warm single on the country journal right out of the box, "Just a Kiss," which became the trio's fastest-rising lone yet and traversed over, topping Billboard's mature person up to date journal. The next single, "Dancin' Away with My Heart," come to number two on Billboard's homeland chart. Lady Antebellum next issued the vacation album On This Winter's evening in the fall of 2012. ~ James Christopher Monger & Andrew Leahey, Rovi.
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- 1. Hillary Scott
- 2. Dave Haywood
- 3. Charles Kelley