American Idol Season 8 winner Kris Allen is living like he's dying a daddy!

Kris performed at South By Southwest over the weekend and revealed that he and wife Katy are expecting a baby boy, according to MJs Big Blog.

The 27-year-old singer and his wife are expecting their bundle of joy this July. 

Kris began 2013 in a not-so-great way, as he broke his wrist in a serious car accident that he and his wife endured in January. Kris ended up needed surgery on his wrist.

In letting fans know that he was okay after the car wreck back in January, he also let slip the news that he and Katy were expecting their first child.

Kris released his second album, Thank You Camellia, last spring. The first single off that album was "The Vision of Love." Later in the year, it was announced that Kris and record label RCA had parted ways.

His biggest hit to date is 2009's "Live Like We're Dying" off of his first album. That album debuted at number eleven on the charts. 

Kris won the American Idol crown in Season 8, beating out runner-up Adam Lambert.

Kris and Katy were high school sweethearts and started dating during his junior year.

Congrats to the happy couple! Oh, boy!

Source: MJs Big Blog