NASHVILLE NEWS & NOTES – WEDNESDAY, MAY 17, 2017!

Could there be a new country music super-couple on the way?  Radio.com claims Kelsea Ballerini’s boyfriend Morgan Evans has signed a record deal with Warner Music Nashville. A very excited Kelsea tweeted: ”Couldn’t be more happy or proud. So patient, so humble, SO talented. Excited to ride the roller coaster with you babe.”
Hollywoodlife.com claims Gwen Stefani is hoping Blake Shelton will propose. A source tells the site; “Gwen wants to work on music and be a mom during her break from The Voice. But one of her main goals is to prepare a wedding. “She wants to be engaged soon to Blake. And wants to take some of her free time to focus on the wedding.”  Meanwhile, the two will continue to battle it out on The Voice!  The final four were announced last night with Blake having 2 out of the four finalists—Gwen and Adam Levine each have one while Alicia Keys was shut out from the final four.  A winner will be crowned next Tuesday!
More baby news from Nashville!  Brantley Gilbert tells People magazine that he and his wife Amber are expecting their first child.  Brantley told the magazine, “I’m not an emotional guy, but this has got me crying like a baby.”  That’s because the couple was having trouble conceiving and, for a while, it looked like it would never happen.  No word on when Baby Gilbert will come into the world!