Rapper Post Malone says he’s going to be a father for the first time – and he couldn’t be happier.

The Grammy-nominated artist, whose actual identify is Austin Richard Post, introduced in an assertion shared with TMZ that he’s set to welcome his little rock star together with his girlfriend.

“I’m excited for this subsequent chapter in my life, I’m the happiest I’ve ever been, and for since I may bear in mind I used to be unhappy,” the 26-year-old star instructed the outlet.

The New York-based musician, who rose to fame following the 2015 launch of his debut single, “White Iverson,” continued: “Time to deal with my physique and my household and buddies and unfold as a lot of love as we will on daily basis.”

Malone didn’t reveal every other particular about being pregnant.

CNN has contacted Malone’s representatives for additional remarks.

The child information comes forward of the launch of Malone’s fourth studio album, “Twelve Carat Toothache,” on June 3.

The file is the extremely anticipated follow-up to 2019’s “Hollywood’s Bleeding,” which debuted at number one on the Billboard album chart and spawned hits together with “Sunflower” and “Wow.”

Malone instructed Billboard in January that the tracks on “Twelve Carat Toothache” converse “extra to how I’m feeling at the second: the ups and downs and the disarray and the bipolar side of being an artist in the mainstream.”

It has been a busy few weeks for the musician. Last month, he joined 21 Savage on stage at Coachella to carry out their big 2018 hit “Rockstar,” and he additionally made a shocking look at the Revolve Festival.