Thomas Rhett & Lauren Akins Welcome Baby No. 2: Ada James

Congratulations are in order for Thomas Rhett and Lauren Akins.

The Die a Happy Man hitmaker, 27, and his wife welcomed their second child — daughter Ada James Akins — on Saturday (August 12), he announced via Instagram Sunday.

“Last night at 10:28 PM Ada James Akins was born and it was truly the most amazing thing I have ever experienced. I can’t believe that we have two daughters!! My wife @laur_akins labored almost 36 hours. She is by far the strongest human being I have ever met and I have a new found respect for moms around the world. We are so excited that Willa Gray has a baby sister! Thank you Lord and everyone for the prayers #outnumbered,” he wrote.

The newborn weighed in at 7 lbs., 3 oz. after a 36-hour labor.

“Our baby girl is here sweet Ada James Akins came into the world at 10:28 last night after almost 36 hours of labor (only Jesus got me through that-& she is sooo worth it),” the proud mama Instagrammed the family photo. “She weighs 7 pounds 3 ounces and is so stinking cute I just can’t take it! We are all doing well now, just resting. Thank y’all for your prayers-she is a miracle and God is so good. Thomas Rhett and I are so I love with her. And Willa Gray is so excited to finally have a baby sister More pics to come, so get ready haha.”

The mom-of-two also shared a sweet shot of their newborn donning a pink and white striped bow while wrapped in a blanket.

Ada James joins 21-month-old big sister Willa Gray.

Last month, the couple shared a sneak peek from their maternity photo shoot.

Also in July, the country crooner posted a photo from their beach babymoon.

On Independence Day, the singer shared a snapshot with his pregnant wife and their baby girl.

In February, the pair announced they were expecting and adopting a baby from Africa. They adopted Willa Gray from Uganda in May.

The couple – who first met in kindergarten – were wed in October 2012.

Congratulations to them!


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