The 2012 American Idol winner married Hannah Blackwell at the Resora Plantation in Albany, Georgia, in front of 250 of their closest family and friends.

Editors at confirmed the nuptials, and revealed that Hannah wore a Hayley Paige wedding dress as she exchanged personalised vows with the star.

The pair met almost seven years ago at an event organised by Phillip's sister, and they became engaged over the Christmas holidays last year (14).

The singer confirmed the engagement news by posting a photograph of the pair on, writing, "My best Christmas surprise is happening. We're engaged y'all! @HannahBlackwell!"

The newlyweds plan to jet off on their honeymoon next week, reports.