|Danny Gokey (Reuters files)
Former American Idol finalist Danny Gokey is set to become a first-time father.
The country singer's new wife Leyicet is due to give birth in January - the same month the couple will celebrate its first wedding anniversary.
In a post on his Facebook.com page, Gokey writes, "I'm happy to announce that my wife Leyicet Gokey and I are having a baby!! She a little over 3 months pregnant & due in January!!! We're so excited!!"
The couple wed on January 29 after a year of dating.