The all new
CBS News App for Android® for iPad® for iPhone®
Fully redesigned. Featuring CBSN, 24/7 live news. Get the App

Robbie Williams to be a dad

Robbie Williams attends the CARS 2 Germany Premiere at the Mathaeser Filmpalast on July 28, 2011, in Munich, Germany.
Hannes Magerstaedt/Getty Images
Robbie Williams attends the "Cars 2" Germany Premiere at the Mathaeser Filmpalast on July 28, 2011, in Munich.
Hannes Magerstaedt/Getty Images

(CBS News) Robbie Williams is going to be a father.

The English singer-songwriter announced on his blog today that his wife Ayda is pregnant..

Pictures: Celebrities who are expecting

"I've been keeping a secret from all - me and Ayda are going to be mummy and daddy this year," he wrote on the site.

Williams continued his blog joking: "We had sex - it works. We've seen scans and cried...looked at babies in commercials and teared up."

He signed off "Roberto, Mum and Little Bump."

The couple wed in August 2010.