2017 is a growing year for country music as many stars are welcoming new additions to their families. These adorable country music babies are stealing the show as their proud parents share photos for fans on social media. Take a look at the happy stars while swooning over their new little bundles of joy.
Shay Mooney of the duo Dan + Shay has been gushing over son Asher James while sharing special moments like these on Instagram.
Thomas Rhett is the lone male in his growing family, but it seems like he’s okay with it. In May, Rhett and his wife Lauren brought home daughter Willa Gray from Uganda. The couple, in addition to Willa Gray, is welcoming their second child in just a few short weeks. Lauren is 36 weeks pregnant with a baby girl due to arrive in August.
Justin Moore and his wife Kate are the proud new parents of Thomas South who was born on June 11. The family will call him South who was named after Moore’s late grandfather. The couple also have 3 daughters.
Josh Abbott warns fans that he will be “that guy” when it comes to posting baby pics. He and girlfriend, Taylor Parnell welcomed Emery Farryn on May 5 in Austin, Texas.
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Love and Theft singer Stephen Barker Liles and his wife Jenna’s family is growing. The couple welcomed their second child, Rayni Bell in June. Liles says big brother Jett is taking his new role very seriously.
Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman had an extra special reason to celebrate the new year due to the adoption of daughter Dolly Grace. A family photo shared Schlapman’s excitement this past January. Dolly joins big sister Daisy.
Mo Pitney’s daughter came into the world a bit earlier than expected. Evelyn Nadine made her debut on Jan. 12 of this year. “Em and I had a number of scares this morning,” Pitney says of that day, “but God intercepted every one of them with His powerful sovereign love … I couldn’t be more thankful to have our baby and my wife safe and loved.”
Also a first time father, The Cadillac Three’s Jaren Johnston and wife Evyn welcomed their son on March 30. Jude Daniel was a healthy 7lb 3oz and has been stealing hearts on Instagram every since his arrival.
June was a big month for country babies. Lee Brice and his wife also welcomed their new addition. “We are so blessed and beyond overjoyed to bring our precious baby girl into the world,” Brice says of the couple third child, Trulee Nanette.
There must be something in the water in Nashville, because 2017 is becoming a big baby year. Other country stars expecting new arrivals in 2017 are Jason Aldean, Clay Walker, Ashley Monroe, Dylan Scott, Brantley Gilbert and Florida Georgia Line’s Tyler Hubbard.