Brandon Heath has a bustling few months forward of him!
The Christian singer-songwriter has a new manuscript out subsequent month and is expecting a daughter in December, his repute confirms to PEOPLE exclusively. The baby lady will be a initial child for Heath and his mother Siebe, who marry in 2014.
“I can’t wait to be a daddy!” Heath — who named his arriving record, Faith Hope Love Repeat, after a pretension lane he wrote for his daughter — tells PEOPLE, pity a heartwarming video of himself unwrapping a present to exhibit a sex of a small one on a way.
“Siebe is only beautiful. She glows. we know she’s going to be such a good mom,” adds a “Love Never Fails” singer, 39. “We are operative on removing all prepared and only embellished a hothouse this weekend.”
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In a exhibit shave common with PEOPLE, that a integrate available on Jun 26, a musician receives a wrapped present from Siebe, who is also operative a camera. “Is this what we consider it is?” asks Heath. “I don’t consider we wanna know yet!”
But he digs in anyway after his mother points out, “I can’t know and we not know, only open it” — so he does, to exhibit a prohibited pinkish onesie.
“It’s a girl. It’s a giiiiirl!” a proud dad-to-be sings excitedly, holding adult a outfit and dancing around with it before hugging his mother with a resounding, “Yay!”
Heath — a Nashville, Tennessee, local — has won an Emmy and 8 GMA Dove awards, as good as warranted 5 Grammy nominations and one American Music Award nomination.
Notably, Heath is a initial low-pitched artist in story to emanate and concurrently recover American Sign Language videos for any of his songs, carrying been desirous by a immature fan who is deaf.
Heath has been personification his latest singular “Whole Heart” for audiences during a accumulation of unison stops over a summer, and will continue his tour by a fall.
Faith Hope Love Repeat, out Oct. 20, is available for purchase commencement Friday.
- Reporting by ANYA LEON