Contact Us

Jason Aldean Visits ‘Today’ Show to Amp Up the Crowd, Talk About His Baby Boy

It may have been early in the morning, but that didn’t stop Jason Aldean from getting his usual party on at the Today show on Friday (Aug. 25).

The superstar took the outdoor stage for the show’s 2017 concert series to play some of his biggest hits for the early risers, including “They Don’t Know,” “Lights Come On” and “Dirt Road Anthem.” The singer admits he didn’t know how it would go for him with the audience considering the early hour, but he was pleasantly surprised.

“It’s hard to get people jacked up this early in the morning, but these people are great,” he says. “This is awesome.” After chatting a little about life on the road, Aldean opened up about what it’s going to be like when his baby boy arrives.

“We’ve got a little boy on the way at the end of the year,” he explains. “It’s actually the first boy on either side of family in quite a while. My sister has three girls; I have two; my wife’s sister has two girls. So it’s all girls, no boys. This is going to be the first one. We’re excited!”

See Pictures of Jason Aldean on Today

When Matt Lauer suggests teaching his son how to throw a slider, Aldean notes that if he’s a lefty, there will be a pitcher’s mound in his backyard before his son turns 2.

Aldean then launched into “They Don’t Know,” bringing his rock-infused country style to the plaza as fans sing along to every word. Check out the full performance of “They Don’t Know” above.

When he’s not raising hundreds of thousands of dollars for a children’s hospital in his hometown or prepping for the baby, Aldean is working on new music, which he says will be released soon. He updated fans with a behind-the-scenes video on Twitter from the studio. It was recently announced he will be headlining WE Fest alongside Florida Georgia Line in 2018.

Watch Jason Aldean on Today

Country’s Best Bumps Right Here!

Next: Aldean's Wife Got Him to Up HIs Social Media Game

We Promise You’ve Never Seen a Cover Quite Like This!

Subscribe to 98.1 KHAK on

Best of KHAK

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KHAK Country Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KHAK Country Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.