(CNN) - Former "American Idol" judge Kara DioGuardi is preparing for parenthood.
The Grammy-nominated songwriter revealed to People magazine that she and her husband are expecting a baby boy via gestational surrogate.
They already have a name picked out: Greyson James Carroll McCuddy.
DioGuardi married Mike McCuddy in 2009.
After struggling with fertility issues, the couple decided to explore other options.
The baby is due in the coming weeks.