NASHVILLE, TN – Dec. 16, 2008 – GRAMMY nominated country music group Lady Antebellum is surprising fans with the release of “Baby, It’s Cold Outside,” an iTunes exclusive available for download starting today. Nine months after its release, Lady Antebellum’s debut album is still in the Top 10 on the iTunes Country Albums Chart.”We have always loved this song and thought it would be fun to surprise our fans with a holiday tune to close out the year,” said Lady Antebellum’s Dave Haywood. “It’s the time of year to be thankful and grateful, and we certainly feel we were blessed this year by the country music community and by our fans. We hope everyone has a Merry Christmas!”
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2008 has been a wild ride for the trio, who took home new artist awards at both the ACMS and CMAs and ended the year with multiple GRAMMY nominations, including a nod in the overall “Best New Artist” category, where they are up against the Jonas Brothers, Duffy, Adele and Jazmine Sullivan.
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