Nathan Followill and Jessie Baylin Welcome Daughter Violet Marlowe

12/27/2012 at 11:50 AM ET

Nathan Followill and Jessie Baylin Welcome First Child
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Christmas came late for this King!

Nathan Followill and Jessie Baylin welcomed daughter Violet Marlowe Followill on Wednesday, Dec. 26 in Nashville, his rep confirms to PEOPLE.

“Mom, Dad and baby are doing well and are so in love!” a rep for the band says.

Violet, who was born at 4:01 p.m. weighing 7 lbs., 13 oz, is the first child for the Kings of Leon drummer, 33, and the singer/songwriter, 28, who announced the pregnancy in June.

“I can proudly announce the birth of my sweet angel,” Followill, who wed Baylin in November 2009, Tweeted Thursday. “My heart has been stolen and it feels so good.”

Baby girl is in good company — she joins cousins Dixie Pearl, the daughter of frontman Caleb Followill and Lily Aldridge, and Knox Cameron Patrick, the son of guitarist Matthew Followill.

— Anya Leon with reporting by Kevin O’Donnell

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Lisa on

Awww finally! So happy for them!

julianna on

Love the name! Congrats!

Margo on

Congrats to the couple, I LOVE the name Violet Marlowe!

lynn on

Marlowe is becoming trendy name obviously.

Violet Marlowe is great name, congratulations!

Jennifer on

My last name iis Marlow so i can’t help but love this name. I gave the name to my daughter as her middle name. I love seeing people using it. Its a wonderful name 🙂

merry on

Great name!

Anonymous on

Awww, congrats to them! And I love the name (though I prefer Marlow spelled without the “e” on the end).

Elle on

Beautiful name! Congrats!

Huh on

Beautiful names!!!!

jess on

Blessings. Congrats to the jessie and nathan. The Kings are one of my favorite bands.