Bo Bice and wife Caroline
There will be two American Idol
debuts to look forward to in January – the premiere of season nine and a new arrival from alum Bo Bice!
The season four contestant announced wife Caroline's pregnancy on Friday evening at a fan club gathering in Nashville.
has a new winner each year – seems things are the same in our house," Bice, 33, tells PEOPLE exclusively. "Can't wait to introduce our new little 'Idol' to the world January 31st!"
The latest addition will be the third child for Bice and his wife, who are also parents to sons Caleb James
, 9 months, and Aidan Michael
, 3 ½. The couple have been married four years.
throughout the summer, the rocker will open for Lynyrd Skynyrd in August.
Reporting by ANNE MARIE CRUZ and RANDI RADCLIFF