What to know about Chris Tyrrell? 5 interesting facts of Chris Tyrrell!
Chris Tyrrell is an American drummer who is married to Lady Antebellum singer Hillary Scott.
1) Age of Chris Tyrrell
Chris Tyrrell was born on 22nd August 1986 in the USA. At present, his age is 34 years old. His birth sign is Leo. There is not much known about his parents but it is said that his parents earned their master’s degree in music. Both his parents are musicians directors at their church. When he was a child, he used to worship every Sunday with his parents.
2) How did Chris and Hillary meet?
Chris Tyrrell and Hillary Scott met each other through mutual friends when they were in college. They did not attend the same college but when Hillary saw him she was immediately attracted. But they did not date during the college years as they parted ways after college.
“I thought off the bat that he was really attractive, and I could tell that he was kind. Kindness just oozes out of him… I wanted to date him when I met him! And he just wanted to play basketball.”
A few years later they reconnected when Lady Antebellum and Love and Theft served as opening acts for Tim McGraw in early 2010 where Chris was a drummer. It is said that they started dating in July 2010.
Chris Tyrrell went down on one knee on the fourth of July weekend in the year 2011. They engaged in East Tennessee. Hillary revealed that Chris proposed to her the way she dreamed of. They were on a hike in a lake in East Tennessee in their workout clothes. Hillary revealed,
“He hit the knee! We feel so blessed by God that He sent us each other, and we are looking so forward to forever together!”
4) Chris Tyrrell and Hillary Scott’s wedding
Chris Tyrrell and Hillary Scott walked down the aisle on 7th January 2012 in Upstate, New York. Their ceremony was held in front of close friends and family. Hillary wore a custom Vera Wang strapless mermaid dress with hand-applied crystal and pearl beading. Similarly, Hillary wore a mantilla veil with hand-cut chantilly lace applique and holding white flowers.
Chris wore a gray suit by Ermenegildo Zegna with a black shirt and a gray tie. Steven Curtis Chapman sang a song for their first dance as a couple. On 7th January 2021, they celebrated their 9th Wedding Anniversary.
5) Three children
Chris Tyrrell has three children with Hillary Scott. They have one child with Eisele Kaye Tyrrell who was born in the year 2013. Likewise, in August 2017, they revealed that they are expecting twin children. Their twin children Betsy and Emory who weighed 5.5 pounds at birth and measured 17 inches long.
He took a break from Lady Antebellum’s summer tour to stay home and take care of his twin girls.
Short bio on Hillary Scott
Hillary Scott is an American singer and songwriter. Currently, Hillary Scott is the co-lead singer of the country music group, Lady Antebellum (Lady A).
She has released several albums to date including ‘Lady Antebellum’ and ‘Heart Break’. Read more bio…