Chely Wright and Lauren Blitzer announced their engagement in April 2011 and were legally married in Connecticut in August 2011.Chely Wright announced that she and her wife, Lauren Blitzer-Wright are expecting twins in the summer of 2013. Chely Wright's rep told people magazine, "They met through their youth advocacy work, and say that their passion for Scrabble holds them together."Chely Wright told Lesbian Life in an interview about her relationship with Lauren: "Every day I can’t believe it.They started dating just weeks after Wright publicly came out on the cover of People magazine in 2010...Read Full Story Chely Wright is going to have an exciting 2013!Wright's first Top 40 country hit came in 1997 with "Shut Up and Drive".Two years later, her fourth album yielded a number one single, the title track, "Single White Female".
On the strength of her debut album in 1994, the Academy of Country Music (ACM) named her Top New Female Vocalist in 1995.
When Stephen Fry was about to get married to Elliott Spencer, people were upset he was marrying a man 30 years younger than him.
He was accused of ‘cradle snatching’ and being ‘creepy’ while his fiancé Elliott Spencer was labeled a ‘gold digger’ and ‘fake’. Other gay couples have proved that you can form a real, loving relationship that proves age is just a number. And some like the last couple Christopher Isherwood and Don Bachardy, who met when they were 48 and 18 in 1953, stayed together until the former’s death in 1986.
She is the development director at Faith in America, an organization dedicated to ending religious based bigotry toward LGBT people. Chely and Lauren met shortly after Chely publicly came out as a lesbian.
Both have been involved in Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network (GLSEN) and in Faith in America.