The Kings Of Leon brood appears to be growing by the minute, with news that drummer Nathan Followill, 33, is expecting is first child with wife Jessie Baylin. The band's publicist Ken Weinstein said in a statement to Usa Today, "They are two of the most excited people I know".
It seems Followill was so excited that he decided to share the news on Twitter too, saying, "I can proudly announce that me & the lovely Jessie Baylin are expecting our first child. I'm beyond excited/anxious. Life is beautiful". The musician was clearly in an ecstatic mood having just celebrated his 33rd birthday a day earlier, later tweeting, "Day 2 of my 33rd year is being spent on a gorgeous golf course in South Carolina on a perfect day. Playing horrible, feeling great". It's the latest bit of baby-news in the Kings of Leon camp, with lead singer Caleb Followill recently welcoming his first child 'Dixie Pearl', with model wife Lily Aldridge. A representative for the band confirmed that she was born at 1am on Thursday (June 21, 2012) and weighed 7lbs 11oz. They added, "Mom, Dad and baby are happy, healthy and enjoying their new addition".
Cousin Matthew welcomed his own son last April, while Jared recently announced that he had become engaged to Martha Patterson.
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