Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Arts & Entertainment
  3. Music

The Band Perry lead vocalist Kimberly weds Texas Rangers catcher J. P. Arencibia

See also

In a short-but-sweet June 14 missive from her PR team, Kimberly Perry, lead singer for the hit-making country act The Band Perry, announced that she's officially single no more.

Specifically, Kimberly, 30, finally found time to take a break from The Band Perry's heavy touring schedule to tie the knot with her baseball-playin' beau, 28-year-old Texas Rangers catcher J. P. Arencibia, on Thursday, June 12, at the Christ Chapel First Presbyterian Church in Greeneville, Tenn.

Per the correspondence shared with Examiner, the wedding was "an intimate setting with family and close friends." Moreover, Kimberly's bandmate brothers, Reid and Neil Perry, served as their sister's "best men, while Arencibia's young nieces were his groomswomen."

Among those "close friends" in the pews were country stars Carrie Underwood and her husband, hockey pro Mike Fisher, as well as Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton.

According to a June 12 report in People.com, Kimberly--who met J. P. in winter 2012 at the Florida Strawberry Festival and accepted his proposal, along with a 3.3 carat ring, last fall--said her new hubby was able to quickly make the cut with not only her, but her close family.

"We are such a tight-knit group of Perrys, both in business and personally, so it takes exactly the right person to really walk into that world and hold his own," Kimberly shared with People.com. "He definitely is a guy that walks that line perfectly. This is that one that I've waited for."

In the fashion department, Kimberly wore a Reem Acra gown and held a large bouquet of white flowers. Music for nuptials was provided by the Stella Sisters, Lennon and Maisy, and Mac Powell, with a reception immediately following at the home of Kimberly parents, Dr. and Mrs. Steve Perry.

Kudos to the newlyweds from Examiner!

Advertisement

Today's top buzz...

  • Backstreet Boys
    The Backstreet Boys have canceled several upcoming Israel shows, citing safety concerns
    Music Buzz
  • NFL
    The NFL is considering adding a stadium to Los Angeles, but is it a good idea?
    Video
    NFL Buzz
  • Hulk Hogan
    Hulk Hogan and Steve Austin are on board for this year's WWE SummerSlam
    WWE News
  • Paul McCartney
    Get an exclusive look at Paul McCartney's soundcheck for a recent performance
    Camera
    20 Photos
  • Oscar contenders
    Oscar season is about to begin as fall festivals announce films
    Camera
    9 Photos
  • Sammy Hagar
    Sammy Hagar is taking fans on a raucous history of rock on the road
    Camera
    20 Photos

Related Videos: