Chris Stapleton welcomes twin boys, wins big at ACM Awards

Chris Stapleton had probably the biggest night at the ACM Honours.

Host Reba explained that the vocalist was unable to attend Sunday evening of award show because his spouse, Morgane, was due to give delivery to twins any day.

So when Stapleton received Album of the Year, the viewers was shocked when McEntire strolled onstage and announced that not only experienced the singer won the desired award, he was also the father in order to new twin boys.

“We just discovered that those little rascals came a bit early, ” McEntire announced. “Hot off the press! Twin boys! inch

Not just was he a new father, a good ACM winner but it’s also Stapleton’s 40th birthday on April fifteen.

“Happy birthday Chris! ” Reba cheered.

Stapleton, who released two top-selling cds last year, is the top nominee along with eight. This year marks his initial nomination for Entertainer of the Yr, where he will battle Garth Brooks, Keith Urban, Luke Bryan plus Jason Aldean, who has won the particular honor the last two years.

He also gained Male Vocalist of the year.

The particular Associated Press contributed to this record.

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