As with so many country bands, Nashville was the setting for the beginnings of Lady Antebellum in 2006. The harmony-laden trio, similar to Nickel Creek, is comprised of Charles Kelley (lead and background vocals), Dave Haywood (background vocals, guitar, piano, mandolin) and Hillary Scott (lead and background vocals).
The group first worked together doing background vocals on Jim Brickman's single "Never Alone" in 2007. Seeing something special, Capitol Records snatched them up and the first Lady Antebellum single, "Love Don't Live Here," shot up the country charts to number three.
The band's 2008 eponymous debut went platinum on the strength of that track and two more like it -- "Lookin' for a Good Time" and "I Run to You," which topped the charts. Touring ... Read more