Former American Idol runner-up Bo Bice and his wife, Caroline Fisher, are expecting their second child, the singer told People magazine.
“I’m proud to be a dad again,” said Bo, adding that his wife is due in August. “We don’t know if it’s a boy or girl yet and don’t care as long as it’s healthy and has all its fingers and toes.”
The couple, who have been together five years, married in their home state of Alabama on June 15, 2005. Their first child, a boy named Aidan Bice, was born on September 24th, 2005.
“Aidan has helped me to grow and be a better person in the past 2 1/2 years,” said Bo. “I’ve let go of a lot of things in life that I thought were important since he came into our world, he also teaches me each day to be more loving, understanding and patient.”
Caroline and Bo met before the singer stole the spotlight on FOX’s talent hunt — when he worked as a guitar store clerk and frequented the Ragtime Cafe in Hoover, Ala., where she waited tables. In 2005, Bo, 32, was the runner-up on Idol, behind Oklahoma native Carrie Underwood.
“Bo’s the best dad,” Caroline, 28, told People magazine in November 2005. “He’ll just sit and stare at Aidan. He loves him with all his