Chely Wright, Wife Welcome Twin Boys
Country singer Chely Wright and wife Lauren Blitzer Wright are proud new parents of identical twin boys. Wright's rep tells "Us Weekly" the couple welcomed their sons George Samuel and Everett Joseph Saturday in New York City. In a statement, Chely said she and Lauren were grateful for the medical care they received and the support of family and friends. She described the boys as "thriving" and said she and Lauren feel blessed with their relationship and now their sons. The couple announced they were expecting back in January.
Wright came out as gay in May 2010 - a first for the country music community. She and Blitzer, a music executive, tied the knot in August 2011.