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Meet Ames Alexander! Dan + Shay's Shay Mooney and Spouse Hannah Welcome Second Son

Meet Ames Alexander! Dan + Shay's Shay Mooney and Wife Hannah Welcome Second Son


The Mooneys are actually a household of 4!

Dan + Shay‘s Shay Mooney and his spouse Hannah welcomed their second son, Ames Alexander Mooney, on Friday, Feb. 21, they verify to PEOPLE solely.

Born in Nashville, Tennessee, Ames weighed in at 6 lbs., 7 oz. and measures 19.5 inches lengthy.

“Our household is ecstatic,” the couple inform PEOPLE. “Ames is totally excellent!”

Child Ames joins the couple’s first youngster, 3-year-old Asher James.

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Celebrating a no 1 with child quantity 2! Hannah and I’ve been dying to share the information. We thought for certain we’d be saying a child woman, however God has different plans for the Mooney’s. Discovered immediately we’re having a BOY! Bout to be a brand new duo on the town 💙

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Asher helped announce the being pregnant in August, showing in a collection of pictures and a video on Mooney’s Instagram. The toddler, clad solely in a diaper, proclaimed he was “having a child brother!”

The 2-time Grammy winner, 28, captioned the publish, “Celebrating a no 1 with child quantity 2! Hannah and I’ve been dying to share the information. We thought for certain we’d be saying a child woman, however God has different plans for the Mooneys. Discovered immediately we’re having a BOY! Bout to be a brand new duo on the town 🙌🏻💙

The nation star and former Miss Arkansas, 29, wed in October 2017, about 9 months after Asher’s start. The then-infant was carried down the aisle on the ceremony, wanting dapper in a child tuxedo. Mooney’s bandmate Dan Smyers and guitarist Justin Richards served as groomsmen.


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Duo Of The Yr ✨ • • What a particular second final night time. There are SO many hearts that make up the crew behind this… each one have turn into part of our music household and I couldn’t be prouder to see all of their laborious work repay! Congratulations, to all! Thanking God this morning for each particular alternative that has met us alongside the way in which ❤ • • AND a particular thanks to the glam fam ✨ Styled by: @stylelvr HMU: @christincookzito Jewels: @haybelleco by @cyndithomson Picture: @katiekauss

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Among the many duo’s hits is 2017’s “After I Pray For You,” an emotional monitor about turning into a dad. Mooney opened as much as PEOPLE in regards to the that means behind its candy lyrics, which embrace, “I talked to God about you / And I ain’t even met you but / Everyone’s waitin’ on you right here / I can’t wait to really feel your heartbeat once I lay you on my chest.”

“I used to be about to have my child , so a whole lot of feelings had been stirring round,” he instructed PEOPLE in 2017. “We had been within the room with a pair different dads that had simply turn into new dads.”

Hannah confirmed off her child bump on the CMA Awards in November, sporting a long-sleeve black costume with cutouts as she walked the purple carpet alongside her husband.

That night time, Mooney and Smyers, 32, took house the award for vocal duo of the yr, along with incomes nominations for his or her 2018 singles and Their newest single, “10,000 Hours,” is presently spending its nineteenth week atop the Billboard Sizzling Nation Songs chart.