Check Out Singer Chris Lane’s Newest Song, Dedicated to His Newborn Son
June 16, 2021
Country singer Chris Lane’s newest song is dedicated to his newborn son and wife.
On Tuesday, June 15, Lane released “Ain’t Even Met You Yet,” a week after welcoming his first child with wife, and Bachelor alum, Lauren Bushnell Lane. The accompanying music video shows sweet footage from the couple’s pregnancy journey, including ultrasounds, a gender reveal and the pair practicing changing diapers on a baby doll. The song is about Lane’s experience as a father-to-be and his vision for the future as his son grows up.
“I wonder what your first words will be / I wonder if you’ll look like me / I wonder what the dogs will think the day we bring you home," he sings. "I’m going to buy you your first glove / You’re going to earn that first truck / I feel ready but I feel scared to death / All I know is I love you / and I ain’t even met you yet.”
Towards the end of the song he sings, “Yeah somewhere down that road / I’m going to hand you your first beer / I’m going to cry when you pack up and leave here / I feel ready but I feel scared to death / Gonna say a little prayer / Kiss your momma and go to bed / It’s crazy how much I love you / And I ain’t even met you yet.”
The couple welcomed a baby boy named Dutton on June 8. Lane showed off the newborn on social media at the time, writing, “Words can’t describe the love I feel inside my heart for this little man! Thanks for all the prayers. I will never understand how Lauren birthed a 9 pound baby! DUTTON WALKER LANE welcome to the world.”
Bushnell also posted photos of the baby, writing, “Dutton Walker Lane 🤍 born June 8th, 2021. Your dad and I can’t get enough of all 9 pounds of you. Now back to baby cuddles and praising Jesus over and over again for this little miracle!!"
The couple announced their pregnancy news back in December with a photo of a sonogram. In an interview with PEOPLE, Lane described how it felt to hold his son for the first time. “It was so special. He seems to be changing and growing every minute. I feel love in a way that I had never experienced before, and it’s so much bigger than I could have ever expected. I’m so proud and grateful to be a dad! … As a first-time parent, I know that I’ll be worried about everything because it is all new and different. But having Lauren by my side, I know that we can take on anything together.”