It's a girl! Backstreet Boy Nick Carter and wife, Lauren, welcome baby No. 2

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LAS VEGAS (WTHR) — Backstreet Boy Nick Carter is a dad again.

His wife Lauren gave birth to a healthy baby girl named Saoirse Reign Carter on October 2, 2019. The baby weighed 7 pounds 1 ounce.

Nick first posted a sweet photo of the baby with her tiny hand wrapped around his finger on Oct. 5. He wrote "Daddy's little girl," in the post.

Then on Wednesday, Oct. 8, Carter posted another photo of himself, Lauren and the newborn in the hospital.

"To my incredibly strong wife...For 2 years I watched you endure some of the hardest things a husband could ever witness. ... I just want to thank you for giving me the Life, Love and family that I always wanted. You are a true Warrior and I love you," Carter wrote.

To my incredibly strong wife...For 2 years I watched you endure some of the hardest things a husband could ever witness. Going through the ups and downs of pregnancy all in the hopes that just maybe, with a little help from up above, we would get to this point. I’ll never forget the moment You asked me what I wanted for my birthday, I said nothing. But deep down inside I knew what I really wanted. So on January 28th 2019 when I walked out of that bathroom with that positive test I already knew that Saoirse was coming back to us. I just want to thank you for giving me the Life, Love and family that I always wanted. You are a true Warrior and I love you. #mommy #freedom #newbaby #saoirse #saoirsereigncarter #family

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The announcement of this pregnancy came about a year after Lauren suffered a miscarriage. Carter shared the loss on Twitter in September 2018.

“God give us peace during this time. I was really looking forward to meeting her after 3 months. I’m heartbroken.”

Then in May 2019 the couple announced they were pregnant again by sharing a photo on Instagram. At the time, Lauren was already about halfway through her pregnancy.

"Thank you God for giving us the greatest gift we could ever ask for," Carter wrote.

This the couple's second child. They are already parents to a 3-year-old named Odin.