Eric Church Welcomes Newborn Son, Tennessee Hawkins

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Eric Church poses for a portrait at All My Friends: Celebrating the Songs & Voice of Gregg Allman at The Fox Theatre on January 10, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Eric Church and his wife Katherine welcomed a new baby son into the world last weekend, naming him Tennessee Hawkins Church.  

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The littlest Church was born Sunday and weighed 6 lbs. and 12 ounces, the country star announced on Twitter Thursday. They plan to call him Hawk. He joins their first son, Boone McCoy.  

"I'm thrilled that Hawk and his mom are doing well. We aren't sleeping very much, but we are enjoying every part of this incredible journey. I'm very blessed and thankful," said Church in the statement. 

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Church first announced the news of his new son publicly in September during a stop on his Outsiders World Tour when he altered the "Sinners Like Me" lyrics from "Give my dad a grandson" to "Give my dad another grandson."