31/07/2011 14:15 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Westlife's Kian Egan And Wife Jodie Albert Expecting First Baby

Westlife's Kian Egan and wife Jodie Albert expecting first baby PA

Westlife star Kian Egan has announced he's set to be a dad for the first time.

The Irish singer announced his and wife Jodie Albert's happy news on Twitter with the tweet:

'Myself and my wife @JodiWonderland are delighted to say we are expecting our first baby! We are so happy and cannot wait to be parents x'

Later, former Hollyoaks actress turned singer, Jodie, tweeted the news with the same message on her account to her 37,092 followers.

This will be the couple's first baby together. They married in 2009.