Kelsea Ballerini Is Engaged to Morgan Evans—And Her Ring Is Beautiful!

Kelsea Ballerini Morgan EvansSinger-songwriters Morgan Evans and Kelsea Ballerini attend the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

He truly called dibs! Grammy-nominated artist Kelsea Ballerini is engaged to fellow country singer Morgan Evans, the musically-inclined couple announced on Christmas Day.

Ballerini, 23, took to social media to reveal her engagement, posting a sweet photo of herself kissing Evans outdoors and proudly holding her new sparkler in focus.

“This morning, 9 months and 13 days later, he got down on one knee in the kitchen while I was burning pancakes and asked me to marry him,” the “Love Me Like You Mean It” hitmaker revealed. “Loving him has been the greatest gift of my life. And now I get to do it for life. #HECALLEDDIBS.”

#💍 #😭😍🙈🍾✨💕

A video posted by Kelsea Ballerini (@kelseaballerini) on

Evans, 31, added from his end: “When you know, you know … she’s perfect. #ultimatedibs.”

Smuggling this one back to Australia tonight …

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The Australian singer proposed to Ballerini with a cushion-cut diamond featuring a halo, set on a diamond-encrusted band.

“I had the ring custom made with a diamond I picked from a local designer here in Nashville,” he told People. “I wanted it to be classic and beautiful, like her.”

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