During a music event in 2016, Nicole Hocking and Luke Combs initially met.
After only a few years of dating, Luke Combs and Nicole Hocking have cemented their place as one of country music’s prettiest couples.
Combs and Hocking began dating right away after meeting at a music event in 2016. After announcing their engagement in 2018, Combs produced a romantic song dedicated to his soon-to-be wife.
Since that time, Combs has written numerous love songs and dedicated them to Hocking, whom he wed in the year 2020. The couple made the happy announcement in January 2022 that they were going to be parents for the first time. On Father’s Day in June of 2022, they became parents for the first time to a son named Tex Lawrence.
Here is an in-depth look at Luke Combs and Nicole Hocking’s relationship, including everything from the beginning of their friendship through the arrival of their first child together.
Luke Combs and Nicole Hocking Get a Dog on May 1st, 2019!
Jojo, a black puppy, was acquired by Combs and Hocking in the spring of 2019.
Snippets of Hocking’s new puppy were shared with her followers on Instagram, with the caption: “Jojo, I am very happy to have you as a member of our family! To see the sweetest shot of Luke coming to pick him up, please swipe right.”
Luke Combs and Nicole Hocking Will Wed on August 1st, 2020, in Las Vegas.
Combs and Hocking were married after a two-year courtship. A spokesperson confirmed to the publication that the wedding was held at the couple’s home in southern Florida. Despite the danger of a hurricane, “the couple enjoyed a wonderful private ceremony and will be celebrating with friends and family in the new year,” a spokeswoman stated.
“The finest day of [his] life,” Combs posted on Instagram. He continued, saying, “My best buddy and I were able to wed. Here’s to a lifetime of happiness with you, @nicohocking.”
Hocking said this in an Instagram post of her own: “I’ll never forget the day I was born! The prospect of spending the rest of my life with you fills me with joy. Our friends and family were all missing from this year’s celebration, but we can’t wait to see them all again next year! More of this day will be coming shortly. Many thanks!”
Luke Combs Will Sing at the Acm Awards on September 16th, 2020, a Song Inspired by Nicole Hocking.
Combs sang “Better Together” live from Nashville’s Bluebird Cafe at the Academy of Country Music Awards in September 2020. Combs claimed that Hocking had a hand in the song’s creation.
Prior to the show, he told PEOPLE magazine that his performance will be “quite different from anything I’ve ever done on television before.” In the meanwhile, I’m looking forward to seeing what everyone else thinks about it and having a nice time while taking advantage of the unique scenario we’ve found ourselves in.
Combs’ record What You See Is What You Get won album of the year honours the same night.
Luke Combs Will Perform a New Song in Honour of Nicole Hocking on October 23rd, 2020.
Combs created a new song for his wife two months after they were married. From his deluxe album What You See Ain’t Always What You Get, the country artist released the song “Forever After All.”
The song’s lyrics featured such gems as,
“They say nothing lasts forever / But they ain’t seen us together / Or the way the moonlight dances in your eyes / Just a t-shirt in the kitchen / With no makeup and a million / Other things that I could look at my whole life / A love like that makes a man have second thoughts / Maybe some things last forever after all.”
Nicole Hocking’s “Beautiful Crazy” was written by Luke Combs for her in March 2021:
A few years after “Beautiful Crazy” came out, Combs told Hocking that he wrote the sweet song for her soon after they met.
Combs said on Lindsay Czarniak’s podcast The Artist and The Athlete that he wrote the song after they met, “probably like three or four months.”
“I wrote that song about my wife before we were even dating, and it ended up being the first dance at our wedding,” he said. “No other song could possibly be more meaningful to me than that one.”
He went on to say that he remembered the first time he played it for her, saying, “She really liked it. She always moves away from the attention she was getting at the time, which I get. If someone played me a song about me after three or four months, I’d probably feel pretty awkward. So I get it.”
He said it was a “”I’m not much of a ladies’ man, but that was a baller move for sure,” he said. But I really liked this one. It was something I had written maybe two days before I played it for her.”
CMA Awards: Luke Combs apologised to Nicole Hocking on November 10, 2021, for not recognising her onstage at the show.
Combs stated he was “at a lost for words” as he accepted the CMA Entertainer of the Year award at the 55th Annual CMA Awards. Hocking wasn’t mentioned by Combs, who praised his fans and fellow musicians for their support, in his speech.
In the middle of the night, he spoke with Access and got things straightened up. “Babe, I love you, you know I love you,” he continued. “I forgot to thank my wife out there.” It’s not even necessary for me to say it, because you already know I love you.
A baby is on the way for Luke Combs and Nicole Hocking, who announced the news on January 20, 2022.
The happy news that Hocking was expecting a child was the first thing that Combs and Hocking shared with the world in 2022. Combs said these words in an Instagram post that was filled with adorable prenatal photographs of the couple “Here we go y’all! This Spring will see the arrival of Lil guy Combs! The prospect of beginning a family with this little one fills me with the utmost joy. It’s going to be one wild trip from here on out.”
Hocking offered her own photographs, in addition to a sonogram, writing, and other materials “It’s possible that this may be the finest year yet! baby BOY combs will be available in the spring of 2022!! We are overwhelmed with happiness and gratitude at this moment.”
Luke Combs pays tribute to Nicole Hocking on Valentine’s Day, 2022.
Combs used Valentine’s Day as an opportunity to show his affection for Hocking following their revelation of their pregnancy. Combs posted the following on an Instagram snap of the two of them: “Thanks for everything, and happy Valentine’s day to you, too! To spend every day with you is a privilege that I will never take for granted. Thank you for always being there for me, for making me laugh and for accepting me exactly as I am.”
He went on to say, “I can’t wait to spend the rest of my life with you and raise our family. @nicolejcombs, You Have My Heart.”
“This night LOL I love you so much!!” she said.
Luke Combs and Nicole Hocking are expecting their first child on February 22, 2022:
Combs claimed he and Hocking were arranging the baby’s nursery at the Grand Ole Opry.
“I’m a little nervous,” he said. “I got a lot of stuff to do. I got a lot on my plate … I’m uncovering things every day. I’m buying all kinds of clothes I didn’t know existed.”
“It’s a lot of stuff, man,” he went on. “I didn’t know what a bassinet was. But that’s a thing apparently. A lot of new words I’m learning.”
Combs claimed he asked pals for parenting advice and joked, “What should I do now? The infant doesn’t require me. I’m cleaning. Why are you mouth blowing on me?’ “I don’t need you.””
Luke Combs and Nicole Hocking are expecting their first child, a son, and on April 12th, 2022, he teases the name “Luke”
When Audacy’s Rob + Holly interviewed Combs at Tortuga Music Festival, he gave a few indications about what he and Hocking were going to call their unborn baby.
Luca Combs and Nicole Hocking have their first child on June 19, 2022:
Tex Lawrence, the couple’s first child, was born on Father’s Day in 2022. Tex’s birth was announced on Instagram by Hocking and his wife a few days later, with the caption, “I doubt any Father’s Day celebration will be able to surpass this one.
Tex Lawrence Combs, congratulations on your birth. The coolest angel child ever, and I’m overjoyed to be your mom. Those are the days.”
The country singer said on his Facebook page, “Fathers Day seemed like a nice opportunity for him to show up. I wholeheartedly concur. This tiny kid has us both swooning to the core. Both mother and child are doing well, and we’re happy to be back with our loved ones. It’s a terrific time to be alive. Please join me in extending a warm welcome to Tex Lawrence Combs!”