'One Direction' rocker Louis Tomlinson to become a dad

'One Direction' band member Louis Tomlinson is going to be a dad.

The 23-year-old British rocker and ex-girlfriend Briana Jungworth are reportedly excited to become parents.

'People' magazine reports Tomlinson and Jungworth, 23,- a stylist from Los Angeles- are "very, very close friends and this has brought them even closer."

In March, band member Zayn Malik announced he was leaving the wildly popular group.

Malik said he wanted to feel like a "normal 22-year-old."