Naturally, the country stars who welcomed these tiny people are head over heels and eager to share their perfect productions with the world.Little Big Town's "Girl Crush" is a song that inspired other artists. 6 on this list of the Top Country Songs of the Century reminded anyone feeling held down in a very cautious genre that it's alright to be different. The couple aren't just taking care of baby boy Cooper, they're also working on a new album.Keifer and Shawna Thompson are new parents after welcoming their first child, a baby boy, on Sunday, Jan. Son Rigney Cooper Thompson was born at a.m., weighing in at 7 lbs., 13 oz. “God blessed us this morning with a little miracle,” the couple said in a statement to E!News, adding that Rigney is Shawna’s grandmother’s maiden name. maybe we should go with something really weird and random. That is a great alliteration — and we are songwriters, you know.” In a statement to fans following the birth of their son, the couple shared a family photo and said, “We’re so excited to be able to share this monumental day with all of you.1 hit, and they scored subsequent hits with "I Got You" and "Glass." Their second album, 2012's ' Just Feels Good,' landed them another No.1 with "If I Didn't Have You," and scored another Top 5 hit with "Everything I Shouldn't Be Thinking About." In 2015 they released a new single, "Trans Am," from their forthcoming third album, and also announced that they are expecting their first child.Adds Shawna, “You put in your votes — I think it was probably more girl than boy — there were twins in there! ” The couple then released balloons to reveal the big news — it’s a boy!
She has since showcased her baby bump there several times, including at the 2015 CMA Awards in Nashville in November.
Please say hello and welcome to this big ol world, Rigney Cooper Thompson aka #coopert #cooperman #coopdeville #coopdog #sircoopsalot.” The pair announced the pregnancy back in August, with Shawna, 37, telling PEOPLE at the time, “We’re really, really excited.” She continued, “We’ve been together for a long time and we’ve done a lot of things, and we just really felt there was something missing.
We love what we do, we love the music business, but we didn’t want to deprive ourselves of having a family.” The Thompsons, who have been married for 16 years, have already begun plotting ways to bring their son along when they hit the road on their tour bus.
After 16 years of marriage, husband and wife bandmates Keifer and Shawna Thompson are finally having a baby, they announced via social media Tuesday.
“We’re really, really excited,” Keifer, 39, tells PEOPLE exclusively.