By peoplestaff225
Updated August 14, 2008 03:00 PM

Update: Carmen is expecting a boy! While congratulating fellow alum Clay Aiken on the birth of his son Parker, she revealed,

Since our original post below, Bo Bice has also welcomed his son, Caleb James.

Originally posted June 28th: Something is in the water for the alumni of American Idol. Season two contestant Carmen Rasmusen announced to a group of fans on Friday, June 20th that she is currently expecting her first child. The 23-year-old and her husband expect their baby to arrive around Christmas Eve, December 24th.

Other previous contestants who are expecting include Paris Bennett, Clay Aiken, Josh Gracin and Bo Bice.

Source: Reserve Branson; Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/