Pope gets engaged
Monday, February 13, 2017
– Cassadee Pope and All-Time Low drummer Rian Dawson are engaged.
Pope posted on Twitter "WE'RE ENGAGED!! ❤❤❤."
Dawson posted on Instagram, ""he love of my life is now OFFICIALLY the love of my life. Never been happier. :)"
Pope, one-time winner of The Voice, has her own country career going. She was nominated for a Grammy on Sunday for her Best Country/Duo Group collaboration with Chris Young, "Think of You." She has released one major label full length and EP.
All Time Low is a power punk band originally from Baltimore. Dawn has been a member of the quartet since 2003.
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