Jewel and Ty Murray

Jewel and husband Ty Murray are having a boy, People reports.

"We would have been happy either way, of course, but we are so excited to be having a little boy," the 36-year-old singer said.

Jewel and Ty Murray expecting first child

Jewel wed rodeo star Murray, 41, in the Bahamas in 2008, and the couple has been trying to have a baby for two years.

"I have to admit, I was doing a little dance on our way out of the doctor's office when we found out!" Murray said.