"I cannot raise a child to lie or hide things." The baby's mom is Aiken's friend and record producer Jaymes Foster.
Aiken gained fame as the runner-up on "American Idol" in 2003.
He rarely addressed frequent rumors about his sexuality. In an interview with The Associated Press two years ago, Aiken said: "I don't really feel like I have anybody to answer to but myself and God and the people I love."
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