Rodney Atkins and his wife, Rose Falcon, shared exciting news with the world on the 4th of July. The couple posted a photo on their social media that revealed they are expecting their first child.

The caption on the photo was, “Happy Fourth of July! We are thrilled to announce our family is growing. Baby Atkins will arrive in December and we know Elijah is going to be the best big brother.”

Adkins and Falcon have been married since 2013. The couple had an intimate ceremony in Florida at which Elijah was the best man. Elijah is Atkins’ son from his marriage with Tammy Jo McDonald which ended in 2012.

Adkins is best-known for hits including “If You’re Going Through Hell,” “These Are My People,” “Cleaning This Gun” and “Watching You.” Falcon is a singer-songwriter, she is known best for working with Faith Hill, Lady Antebellum, Eric Paslay and Jessie James Decker.