"That’s obviously what you want in a relationship," he says before adding, "It’s definitely — down to every little line — the way I feel about my wife." Currently on hiatus from his seven-time Grammy award-winning group, Lady Antebellum, Kelley admits, "I think she could tell over the past couple of years that I was having an artist itch to spread my wings a little bit!
" And despite his own hesitation, she encouraged him to pursue it.
Charles Kelley takes love by the horns in his just-released "Lonely Girl" music video.As the leading lady picks up the pieces following a shattered relationship, the country singer steps in and declares his undying devotion.Affectionately described as "best friends" with a "truly unique relationship," he still sounds head-over-heels "even after all this time" — as the ballad goes."And we really do feel like we 'get' each other more than anyone else," Kelley continues.
When he later recorded a rough demo inspired by her with his producer Nathan Chapman, he brought it home to play "and she had a big 'ol smile on her face," he recalls with a laugh. "Cassie can be my harshest critic when it comes to songs," he claims.
"I don’t know if it was the lyrics that made this one a little bit more biased, but she definitely just loved it from the get-go." The intimate lyrics are sweet, yet .