Throughout an episode of the “Ellen DeGeneres Present” on Tuesday, the nation star, 44, informed a weird and hilarious story about his mom calling him up one morning to dish on some inaccurate tabloid tea she was studying on-line.
“So, I am having espresso, and my mom calls me and he or she goes, ‘I am sitting right here studying some gossip factor,’ which I do not know the way she subscribes to an internet gossip factor anyway, and he or she goes, ‘It says you fathered Maren Morris‘ baby,'” Bryan recalled. “I’m going, ‘Oh my gosh. I do not want this at this time.'”
The categorically false declare started final month when an abroad publication mistakenly reported that Morris, 31, had welcomed her first baby with Bryan and never her husband Ryan Hurd.
In truth, the report was so off base that Bryan even despatched the ill-informed article to Hurd, with whom Bryan has a detailed working relationship, given the very fact Hurd wrote Bryan’s newest single, “Waves.”
“I shared it from my mom straight to Ryan, and I stated, ‘Buddy I feel we have to discuss,'” Bryan exuded via laughter.
For his half, Bryan quipped to the discuss present host he’d enlist the daddy of all paternity checks and “name Maury Povich” to settle the matter if want be.
On the time of the article’s publication, Morris and Hurd, who carried out collectively for the primary time on the 2021 ACM Awards final month, took the complete mishap in stride and joked concerning the ordeal.
“I assume the cat’s outta the [bag] @lukebryan,” Morris wrote over a screenshot of the article on her Instagram Story, in line with Folks journal, whereas Hurd echoed his spouse’s sentiment, including, “DAMN YOU @LUKEBRYAN I DEMAND A PATERNITY TEST.”
In the meantime, Bryan and his spouse Caroline have been married for almost 15 years and share sons Thomas “Bo” Boyer, 13, and Tatum “Tate” Christopher, 10.