In May, DJ Khaled revealed exclusively to PEOPLE that he was expecting a son with fiancée Nicole Tuck

By Mariah Haas
October 18, 2016 11:30 AM
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DJ Khaled couldn’t be more thrilled about becoming a first-time father.

“I’m very excited,” Khaled tells PEOPLE. “Super excited. My son’s coming real soon. I went sneaker shopping for him the other day.”

In May, the producer and artist revealed exclusively to PEOPLE that he was expecting a baby boy with fiancée Nicole Tuck.

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“I’m really excited about having a child and having a family — and somebody who I can come home to and give them joy … that’s my son,” explains Khaled, who was snapped rubbing Tuck’s baby belly on the red carpet at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards earlier this year.

The dad-to-be says he’s also looking forward to just “giving love” to his son.

“My circle’s always been tight,” shares Khaled. “And it’s somebody I can be very personal with and share my love with him, and work hard, and give him everything, the same way my family did for me.”