Baby on the Way for Rocker Chris Robinson
09/08/2009 AT 05:55 PM EDT
The Black Crowes frontman, 42, and girlfriend Allison Bridges are expecting a new arrival in early 2010, his rep confirms to PEOPLE. The couple began dating in 2007.
This will be the second child for Robinson, who has a 5 ½-year-old son, Ryder Russell, with ex-wife Kate Hudson.
The Black Crowes' latest album, Before the Frost...Until the Freeze, is available now.
Reporting by DAVID CAPLAN and EUNICE OH