- Also Known As:
- Hillary Dawn Scott-Tyrrell
- 5' 9"
Hillary Scott (born Hillary Dawn Scott on April 1, 1986) is an American country music singer-songwriter. She’s the lead vocalist of Lady Antebellum, a band that formed in 2006 and is signed with Capitol Nashville. Hillary was born in Nashville, Tennessee to country music artist Linda Davis and Lang Scott. Hillary lived with her parents through grade school as her parents often travelled while touring. Hillary auditioned for American Idol twice, but never made it past the judges round. She then met future bandmates, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood, in May 2006. The group first performed together in August 2006 and signed a record deal in 2007. In August 2009, Lady Antebellum released their biggest hit ever, “Need You Now,” as the title track of its sophomore album. Today, their one of the best-selling country acts of all time.
Best Known For:
Hillary is best known for being the lead vocalist of Lady Antebellum.
Hillary married drummer Chris Tyrell in upstate New York on January 7, 2012. They met when they were on tour with Tim McGraw and got engaged over the Fourth of July in 2011. On Dec. 7, 2012, Hillary and Chris announced they were expecting a baby girl. On January 29, 2018, the couple welcomed their second and third children — twin girls!