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Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys Introduce Son Genesis Ali

02/27/2015 at 07:15 PM ET

Alicia Keys Swizz Beatz Introduce son Genesis Ali
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The Keys-Dean family are clearly falling … for Genesis Ali!

Proud new mama Alicia Keys took to Instagram on Friday to share a sweet snapshot of the group gazing at the new addition, who was born in December.

“Blessings and love!!” the musician, 34, captioned the black-and-white picture.

While the “Girl on Fire” singer sported a turban and appliqué gown for the photo shoot, her main men — husband Swizz Beatz, the couple’s son Egypt Daoud, 4, and Kasseem Jr, Beatz’s son from a previous relationship — all looked dapper in matching tuxedos.

“The joy of joy is joy!! It’s a boy,” Keys announced on social media after her now 9-week-old son’s arrival.

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Like Mother, Like Daughter: See Kelly Clarkson’s Baby Pic Next to River’s!

02/26/2015 at 04:00 PM ET

Kelly Clarkson opens up about marriage, the joys of being a mom and her emotional new album Piece by Piece. Subscribe now for instant access to her exclusive interview and personal family photos, only in this issue of PEOPLE!

Like mother, like daughter: Kelly Clarkson gave PEOPLE an exclusive shot of herself when she was about daughter River Rose‘s age, and spoiler alert — they’re both super cute!

“She’s the happiest baby on the planet,” the singer — whose new album, Piece By Piece, drops March 3 — tells PEOPLE in this week’s cover story. “She’s been sleeping 11 to 12 hours since she was 2 months old.”

Kelly Clarkson River Rose baby photo
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Leonor Varela Welcomes Daughter Luna Mae

02/26/2015 at 02:30 PM ET

Leonor Varela Welcomes Daughter Luna
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She’s finally here!

Leonor Varela welcomed her second child, a daughter, with producer Lucas Akoskin on Wednesday, Feb. 25 in Santa Monica, California, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.com.

“We are deeply grateful for the arrival of our daughter, Luna Mae Akosin, to our family,” she tells PEOPLE. “Her 8 lbs., 11 oz. of pure love have made us very proud parents for the second time.”

“Feeling so blessed this angel just landed in our arms. Welcome to the family Luna Mae!” Varela, 42, announced on Instagram, sharing a black-and-white snapshot of the two snuggling.

Varela, known for her former role on Dallas, and Akoskin are also parents to 2-year-old son Matteo.
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Why Kelly Clarkson Named Her Daughter River Rose

02/25/2015 at 07:45 PM ET

Kelly Clarkson River PEOPLE Cover
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Kelly Clarkson opens up about marriage, the joys of being a mom and her emotional new album Piece by Piece. Subscribe now for instant access to her exclusive interview and personal family photos, only in this issue of PEOPLE!

Kelly Clarkson may be a hits machine, but when it came to naming her daughter, she admits that it didn’t take that much mental heavy lifting to conjure the unique moniker River Rose.

“We were going back and forth on what to name her,” the singer, 32, tells PEOPLE in this week’s cover story. “And I like androgynous names.”

During one day of her pregnancy, she and husband Brandon Blackstock, 38, were relaxing at their Nashville-area home when inspiration struck.

“We live on a river, so it really wasn’t that creative,” Clarkson — whose new album Piece by Piece comes out March 3 — says with a laugh.

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Kelly Clarkson on Her Daughter River: Motherhood Has Changed My World

02/25/2015 at 08:00 AM ET

Kelly Clarkson opens up about marriage, the joys of being a mom and her emotional new album Piece by Piece. Subscribe now for instant access to her exclusive interview and personal family photos, only in this issue of PEOPLE!

Kelly Clarkson never thought her life would look like this. Within a year, she became a wife and a mother of three and couldn’t be happier about it.

“My whole life took a big 180,” the singer — who releases Piece by Piece, her first non-holiday album since 2011, on March 3 – tells PEOPLE in this week’s cover story. “I never thought I was going to be a mom, so it’s very much changed my world in the most awesome way.”

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Inside Soleil Moon Frye’s Circus Birthday Party for Son Lyric

02/19/2015 at 03:30 PM ET

Come one, come all — it’s Lyric Sonny Roads‘s first birthday!

To celebrate her son’s special occasionSoleil Moon Frye welcomed friends and family over to a circus-themed backyard bash, hosted by the actress and her daughters Jagger, 7 next month, and Poet, 9½.

“His siblings are the best big sisters ever! They hosted an incredible party. I am very grateful for my family,” Frye, 38, tells PEOPLE exclusively.

Soleil Moon Frye son's circus carnival birthday
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Mark-Paul Gosselaar Welcomes Daughter Lachlyn Hope

02/18/2015 at 01:15 PM ET

Mark-Paul Gosselaar Expecting Fourth Child
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Zack Morris might just be gearing up for daddy duty, but Mark-Paul Gosselaar is now a father of four!

The actor welcomed his fourth child, daughter Lachlyn Hope, on the night of Tuesday, Feb. 17, his rep confirms to PEOPLE.

“So in love with our new baby girl,” Gosselaar, 40, Tweeted Wednesday. “Mum and baby are healthy and happy. 2 boys, 2 girls, too perfect!”

The newborn is Gosselaar’s second child with wife Catriona McGinn, with whom he also has 16-month-old son Dekker Edward. He is also dad to daughter Ava Lorenn, 8, and son Michael Charles, 10, from his previous marriage.

In lieu of an official pregnancy announcement, Gosselaar — who recently reunited with his Saved by the Bell cast for a skit on the Tonight Show — let his wife’s baby belly do the talking when the couple stepped out for an event in December.

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