Maddie & Tae’s Taylor Dye and Singer/Songwriter Josh Kerr Are Engaged

Don’t worry – Maddie & Tae’s Taylor Dye isn’t going to die from a broken heart. That’s because she and…


Lauren Jo Black

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September 3, 2019


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Taylor Dye and Josh Kerr; Photos via Instagram

Don’t worry – Maddie & Tae’s Taylor Dye isn’t going to die from a broken heart. That’s because she and singer/songwriter Josh Kerr just got engaged!

The happy couple shared the news with fans via Instagram on Tuesday (Sept. 3) with a series of adorable photos capturing the moment Kerr got down on one knee.

“Can’t wait to love you forever Joshua Peter Kerr ❤️ WE’RE ENGAGED!!!!!!!!!!,” the soon to be Mrs. Kerr wrote.

Kerr, who has written songs cut by superstars such as Keith Urban, Kelsea Ballerini and Thomas Rhett, shared a similar set of photos on Instagram with the caption, “bought the house. got the ring. asked her dad. got the girl. ?? forever started Sept 2nd. I love you @taylordye.”

Dye’s duo partner, Maddie Marlow, was one of the first to congratulate the newly-engaged couple, writing, “WOOOO HOOOO!!!!! Congrats you love birds!!”

The pair began dating over a year ago and often appear on each other’s Instagram feeds. Most recently, they shared snaps of their beachside vacation in Destin, Florida.

Congratulations to the happy couple!

The news of their engagement comes just as Maddie & Tae are gearing up to embark on the fall leg of Carrie Underwood’s Cry Pretty Tour 360. The current CMA Vocal Duo of the Year nominees recently released a heartwrenching video for their current single, “Die From A Broken Heart.” Check it out HERE.

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Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for and her work being featured on She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.