Congratulations to Dixie Chicks‘ member Emily Robison! Emily and her husband Martin Strayer welcomed their new daughter into the world on Tuesday, September 4th at 3:01 am. Violet Isabel Strayer weighed in at 8.6 lbs and baby and mother are doing well.
Emily shared the good news on Twitter:
“9/4/12@ 3:01 a.m. we welcomed Violet Isabel Strayer to the world! (8.6lbs) Thank you all for your kind tweets:) Mom and baby are doing great!!”
Emily’s husband is a band member for her duo Courtyard Hounds. It’s the fourth child for Emily, who has three with her ex-husband Charlie Robison. It’s the ninth baby for the country music trio, who have not released a new album since 2006’s “Taking The Long Way.” While the Dixie Chicks are in hiatus, members Emily and Martie formed their own group and have been touring as the Courtyard Hounds.