Bobby Brown Welcomes Son Cassius

06/04/2009 at 03:30 PM ET

Gus Ruelas/AP

During a Wednesday night performance Bobby Brown, 40, announced the birth of his third son and fifth child overall. “I just had a baby,” he told fans assembled at the Rok nightclub in Las Vegas. “Four days ago — my son Cassius.”

Baby boy is the first child together for Bobby and his girlfriend of two years, manager Alicia Etheridge. Cassius joins Bobbi Kristina, 16, Bobby’s daughter with ex-wife Whitney Houston, at home along with Landon, LaPrincia, and Bobby Jr., his children from previous relationships.

The pregnancy was announced in February.

Source: TMZ

— Missy

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Alice on

Congratulations to him! I LOVE the name Cassius.

crimpe on

Not Bobby’s big fan, but I sure do love the sound of Cassius Brown. Awesome name.

Julia on

I LOVE the name Cassius 🙂 Congrats to them 🙂

Chris on

Love the name! Congrats!

Laney McDonald on

Congrats Bobby! Love the baby’s name. Cassius is one of my favorite boys names.

daniela on

Awesome name! Finally a normal celeb baby name! lol! 🙂

Jane on

I like the name.

Darlene on

It must be just me but I really don’t like that name at all.

Lorus on

People still pay to see him perform??

I like the name Cassius. Cass for short!

Marilyn on

So he has two children named Bobby? One is a girl spelled Bobbi and one is a boy spelled Bobby. That’s unusual.

Rose on

Yeah, that’s what I thought, 2 kids with the same name would be so confusing!