Pictured: Country singer Jason Aldean, 40, and wife Brittany Kerr, 30, say they are 'blessed' to welcome a son as they name him after a city
Jason Aldean, 40, and his wife Brittany Kerr, 30, have welcomed their first child.
The baby was born in Nashville on Friday and they made the announcement on Instagram?soon after.?The couple, who named their son Memphis Aldean Williams, also shared a photo of the newborn while still in the hospital.
This comes just two months after Aldean was caught in the middle of the deadly Las Vegas shooting that took 58 lives.?
Cute:?Jason Aldean, 40, and his wife Brittany Kerr, 30, have welcomed their first child; here they are seen still in the hospital in Nashville
Little Memphis weighs 9 lbs., 5 oz.
Aldean wrote about the birth on Instagram.
'So blessed today to see my little man come into the world. In a year that has been a rollercoaster ride, this is what it’s all about,' he added.
The 'rollercoaster' Aldean was referring to is October’s Vegas shooting.
Happy days:?The baby was born on Friday and they made the announcement on Instagram. They named their son Memphis Aldean Williams; seen in August
The crooner was performing onstage at the Route 91 Harvest Festival when a gunman opened fire from The Mandalay Bay hotel which was nearby.
In addition to 58 people dying, 489 were injured.
Aldean has said that he is lucky to be alive and he clearly has been impacted by the massacre.
The nursery:?Little Memphis weighs 9 lbs., 5 oz. Aldean wrote about the birth on Instagram; here s a post about his new room he shared to Instagram
It's nice to see he has something new to celebrate now.
And the She's Country hit maker seems quite thrilled with the new arrival. 'I can’t wait to see what life has in store for this kid. #mamawasarockstar,' he also said in his post.
Kerr also took to Instagram to share her joy: 'Memphis Aldean Williams Born today at 1:29 p.m. weighing 9lbs 5oz There are truly no words for the love we feel
Her profile: The dancer shared this image in mid November of her large baby bump
The good news: They announced she was pregnant on social media in May
'Thanks for the amazing support Jason and enduring all the hand squeezing and nail digging … HANDS DOWN THE HAPPIEST DAY OF MY LIFE!!!'
The two started dating in 2013.
Jason and Brittany wed in March 2015 in Mexico in front of friends and family. The event lasted four days.
The blonde wore a stunning white lace dress with a long mermaid finish by Pnina Tornai and her hair down.
His friend Duck Dynasty's Willie Robertson was the minister.
'I love waking up with her every day,' Aldean told Us Weekly. 'This is the best day ever! I've got my girl here, my friends, my family—it's the best day ever!'?
A new hope:?'I can’t wait to see what life has in store for this kid. #mamawasarockstar,' he also said; seen in June
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