'American Idol' Alum Colton Dixon Is Married

by Elizabeth VanMetre 1:35 PM PST, January 09, 2016
Playing 'American Idol' Alum Colton Dixon Is Married

Huge congratulations are in order for American Idol alum Colton Dixon and his new wife Annie Coggeshall.

The couple tied the knot on Friday in Nashville, Tennessee and the country crooner live tweeted the event, counting down the moments before he said “I do.”

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“Sitting in the grooms room getting ready for one of the biggest and best decisions of my life. Love you @AnnieCog,” he wrote followed by more excited tweets.

Following the nuptials, Dixon took to Instagram to share a sweet pic of himself planting a kiss on his new bride.

“Married my best friend last night. I love you @anniecog What a great night with family and friends!” he captioned the photograph.

Married my best friend last night. I love you @anniecog What a great night with family and friends!

A photo posted by Colton Dixon (@coltondixonmusic) on

He later tweeted, “So..... I most definitely did not ugly cry 4 1/2 times last night..... Nope...... #coltannwedding.”

Coggeshall was equally excited for the big night, posting a lovely photo and caption before the ceremony.

“I'm marrying him today,” she wrote. “It has been a busy couple of weeks! There has been much to do but through all of it the love people have shown us is remarkable. We have the best people alongside us for the beginning of this new chapter. You'll be seeing lots of pictures soon!”

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