In an Instagram Reside video with producer Ben Winston, Payne revealed that he will get examined for Covid-19 each time he goes to see the three year-old.
The proud dad instructed Winston, who he labored with on One Route’s 2013 ‘That is Us’ documentary that the well being disaster had made the state of affairs “lifeless sophisticated”.
Payne defined: “I went and noticed Bear in the present day we had just a little hangout which was good as I hadn’t seen him in a few weeks.
“It’s exhausting with the Covid factor as I’ve to ensure I’m unfavorable earlier than I’m going over and see him so it’s having to attend that couple of days earlier than you’ll be able to take a look at.
“He’s solely up the road and it’s lifeless sophisticated however he’s gotten so huge, big.”
Final month, Payne opened up in regards to the emotional rollercoaster of watching Bear develop up.
He instructed Folks journal: “It’s been a troublesome trip, however it’s improbable watching him develop into the particular person he’s turn into.
“He’s a very pretty boy and I really feel like he’s in the course of settling into himself.”
The musician additionally shared his pleasure at spending Christmas along with his boy, saying the toddler helped him keep in mind what Christmas is all about.
“He fully will get it now! He’s been watching Dwelling Alone and ‘Merry Christmas, you filthy animal’ was certainly one of his first phrases,” he instructed an earlier interview with the identical publication.
“I believe it’s completely hilarious. I wouldn’t have it some other means.”