Katharine McPhee and David Foster’s 2-yr-aged son Rennie’s nanny has died, in accordance to multiple reports.
The news will come soon after McPhee, 39, revealed by means of Instagram on Friday, August 11, that she would be lacking the last two exhibits of her and Foster’s Asia tour. “David and I have experienced a horrible tragedy in our family and at the very least a single of us requirements to get back again house to our loved ones,” the singer explained.
She ongoing: “Please know how sorry I am and how a great deal I desire to return just one day and execute for you all. Appreciate, Katharine.”
TMZ afterwards reported on Friday, August 11, that the few deemed their nanny, whose title has not been specified, a member of the family. No further data encompassing the woman’s death has been discovered.
Us Weekly has attained out to the couple’s reps for comment.
The pair — who tied the knot in 2019 — have been touring on their David Foster & Mates tour more than the system of the summer months. The very first of their ultimate Asia displays was scheduled for Saturday, August 12, in Jakarta, Indonesia. No phrase on how the family’s tragic news will impact forthcoming general performance dates has been announced.
Many celebrities and fans took to the opinions segment of McPhee’s write-up to offer their condolences. “Sending my appreciate and prayers for your loved ones 🙏🏽❤️,” wrote Nicole Scherzinger. Linda Thompson, meanwhile, commented, “Sending you and David love, & hoping that every little thing is OK🙏🏻💜.”
McPhee and Foster, who is 34 many years her senior, initially sparked romance rumors in May possibly 2017. “When Kat talks about David, her confront lights up,” a supply exclusively explained to Us in December 2017. “She’s definitely so delighted … The age big difference could possibly seem sizeable to some, but they are actually sweet alongside one another and it tends to make perception.” The two got engaged just one yr later.
Information broke that the duo were expecting their 1st kid alongside one another broke in Oct 2020. “[Katharine] desired youngsters correct away,” a second insider told Us at the time, adding, “Sara and Erin adore Katharine and love her for their father.” (Foster is a father to 6 small children from a number of past associations, together with ex-wives B.J. Cook and Rebecca Dyer.)
The pair welcomed Rennie in February 2021. “Kat McPhee and David Foster are the happy mother and father of a baby boy,” a rep for McPhee confirmed to Us. A source went on to incorporate, “Everything went nicely. Mom and toddler are healthful.”
Later that 12 months, McPhee opened up about shelling out time with her little 1 completely with Us. “Right now, I really feel like he’s a seriously excellent mixture of the both of those of us,” she gushed in October 2021. “A large amount of persons say he appears to be like just like his father — I see it a great deal, but a good mix I would say.”
She continued: “I’m hunting forward to the standing, going for walks phase. Parents are, like, ‘Oh you really don’t want him to stroll for as lengthy as attainable,’ but you know, it will just be a exciting form of changeover,” the singer explained. “He hasn’t commenced crawling however, but I seriously appreciated looking at him master how to sit up. That was actually exciting. That was a definitely interesting milestone.”