Thomas Rhett Has a Baby Brother! Rhett Akins and Wife Sonya Welcome Baby Boy

Rhett Akins and wife Sonya Welcome baby boy Brody
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It’s a boy for Rhett Akins and his wife Sonya, who welcomed their first child together, Brody James Akins on March 13. Sonya took to Instagram to share photos of her baby boy and share the good news.

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“Friday the 13th is a pretty magical day,” she wrote. “Our little angel arrived at 7:49 p.m. weighing 7.2lbs and 19 inches. He is perfect in every way!!!! Welcome Brody James Akins. πŸ’™πŸ’™.”

She added a second post saying, “My heart is about to explode!! I’m so in love with our sweet baby boy!! Thank you lord for this precious gift that you have given our family!! πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™.”

Rhett and Sonya tied the knot in 2017. They announced that they were expecting their first child in September 2019.

“For this child we have prayed 1 Samuel 1:27πŸ™πŸΌ We are so excited to share that we will be adding a sweet bundle of joy to our lives next year!! Swipe ➑️ to see our gender reveal!! (It didn’t go as planned) but it was still perfect to us!! We can not wait to meet baby Akins!!! πŸ‘ΆπŸ»πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ™ŒπŸΌ,” she wrote in the post.

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This is Rhett’s third child, he has two older children from a previous marriageβ€” country singer Thomas Rhett Akins, Jr. (29), who recently welcomed a baby girl in February 2020 with wife Lauren Akins and daughter, Kasey Lee Akins (27).

Congratulations to the happy couple.