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Kings of Leon lead singer Caleb Followill and his wife, model Lily Aldrige, are expecting their first child together, E! The Victoria's Secret beauty, 26, is approximately three months pregnant, according to the site.Watch music videos of Kings of Leon The couple married in Santa Barbara last May after dating for more than two years.Kings of Leon is currently on hiatus after completing its world tour in November.Kings of Leon have a backstory so steeped in rock mythology that it almost sounds made up.The Followill brothers — Nathan, Caleb and Jared — are sons of a preacher man who were raised on the road throughout the South, traveling from one Pentecostal church to the next.After being shattered by a divorce, the brothers were transformed by illicit substances and the stoner music of Led Zeppelin.Soon, they were a rough and ready band, enjoying the pleasures of the road while playing grinding, garage-y jams tinged with Southern rock and gothic lyrics. The Followills grew up watching their father Leon, a Pentecostal minister, instill the fear of God in parishioners across the South.
The divorce rocked the Followills' world, and afterwards, the Nathan and Caleb moved to Nashville, hoping to break into the music business.They quickly ran into Nashville songwriter and former new waver Angelo Petraglia, who turned the brothers on to the secular music of the Rolling Stones and Johnny Cash.Kings of Leon, named for their father, were born in 2000 when youngest brother Jared and a cousin, Matthew Followill, joined Nathan and Caleb in Nashville.Jared, who had briefly attended public school, had learned about the music of the Pixies and Velvet Underground.The boys began woodshedding, and by 2002 Kings of Leon had interest from nine labels.