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Rapper Wale Announces the Birth of His Daughter Zyla Moon: ‘I’m Infinitely in Love With My Princess’

07/23/2016 at 12:14 AM ET

Wale is a father to a beautiful baby girl!

The rapper and girlfriend Claudia Alexis Jourdan welcomed their first child together on Friday. “Zyla Moon Oluwakemi,” the new dad revealed his daughter’s name, also gushing about fatherhood. “I never cried and smiled at the same time until today,” he wrote. “She so beautiful slim… She perfect.”


That same day, Wale shared a sweet Instagram photo of the little one gripping her father’s finger along with a heartfelt message.

Overjoyed,” Wale, 31, captioned his father-daughter picture. “I named my album SHiNE when I knew my baby girl was on the way,” he continued, adding, “I’m infinitely in love with my princess … Imma keep workin on me and pray to God I can design a young princess who flourishes to an absolute queen .. I got u baby … U go girl .., You are my everything and I’ll see to it we SHiNE my precious Zyla.”

Wale also touched on losing his first child. The Grammy nominated artist went public about a tragic miscarriage in 2015. “I spoke on the downward spiral that ensued after complications with my previous child… For that reason I kept this very private as I prayed every day to receive this blessing,” he explained in his caption. 

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Ernie and Cindy Halvorsen Welcome Son Ernest Zhang

07/22/2016 at 12:30 PM ET

There’s a new arrival in the Amazing Race family!

Ernie and Cindy Halvorsen, who won the long-running reality show in 2011, welcomed their second son, Ernest Zhang Halvorsen, they confirm to PEOPLE.

The new baby joins 21-month-old big brother Maverick Zhang.

Ernest, who was born in Chicago on Tuesday, July 19, weighed in at 8 lbs. and was 20 inches long. He came into the world at 7:06 p.m.

“Our second-born carries the name Ernest into a fifth¬†generation of Halvorsen men,” Cindy tells PEOPLE alongside the exclusive birth announcement. “We’re calling him ‘Finn,’ which is an old nickname for the five-dollar bill.”

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Bobby Brown and Wife Alicia Etheredge Welcome a Daughter

07/21/2016 at 11:25 PM ET

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Bobby Brown is a father again!

The New Edition band member and his wife Alicia Etheredge have welcomed their third child together, he announced Thursday.

“Just had a baby girl 10 pounds,” Brown, 47, wrote on Instagram.

Back in February, the singer’s lawyer confirmed to PEOPLE that the couple were expecting another baby together. Brown and Etheredge are already parents to 12-month-old daughter¬†Bodhi Jameson Rein¬†and son¬†Cassius, 7.

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Alex Murrel Johnson Welcomes Son Levi William

07/21/2016 at 08:30 PM ET

Alex Murrel has come a long way from her MTV¬†days — she’s a mom!

The former Laguna Beach¬†cast member, known as “Alex M.” on the hit 2000s reality show, and her husband Kyle Mark Johnson welcomed their first child on Wednesday, July 20, she confirms to PEOPLE. Son¬†Levi William Johnson¬†weighed in at 8 lbs., 10 oz. and measures 21 inches long.

The couple were married in October 2014, and Murrel announced her pregnancy on Instagram in January. A little over a week later, she posted a video showing her and her husband cutting a cake, whose inner icing revealed the sex of their baby.

“It’s a … BOY,” Murrel, 29, wrote, alongside lots of heart emojis. “Can’t wait to meet our lil guy.”

Alex Murrel Johnson Welcomes Son Levi William
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Liv Tyler Welcomes Daughter Lula Rose – See Her First Photo

07/10/2016 at 05:50 PM ET

Liv Tyler Welcomes Daughter Lula Rose
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It’s a girl!

Liv Tyler welcomed her third child on Friday, July 8, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.

Born at¬†8:48 p.m., daughter¬†Lula Rose Gardner weighed in at 7 lbs., 8 oz.¬†“The family is ecstatic,” the rep adds.

Lula¬†is the actress’ second child with¬†fianc√© David Gardner, with whom she also shares 17-month-old¬†son¬†Sailor Gene.

Tyler is also mom to 11-year-old son Milo while Gardner is dad to son Gray, their children from previous relationships.

Tyler revealed the news on Instagram on Sunday with a sweet photo of Gardner cuddling with the infant, writing, “Hello!!!!! our beautiful baby girl is here !!!! Lula Rose Gardner we are sooooo happy heart exploding with love !!!!!”

Adds Gardner, “Our gorgeous baby girl has arrived “Lula Rose Gardner” unbelievably beautiful, healthy and thank goodness she looks like her Momma !!!! Truly blessed. Daddy’s girl… Now the real work starts training her big brothers to all become Ninjas, Martial Arts Experts & 24-7 Bodyguards !!!”
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Alanis Morissette Welcomes Daughter Onyx Solace

07/08/2016 at 06:25 PM ET

Alanis Morissette welcomes second child
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Alanis Morissette has a new baby to sing about!

The¬†Jagged Little Pill¬†singer¬†and rapper husband¬†Mario “Souleye” Treadway¬†welcomed their second child, a daughter, on Thursday, June 23, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.

“She’s here! Onyx Solace Morissette-Treadway June 23 2016 ,” Morissette, 42,¬†captioned a photo of her newborn baby girl¬†nursing.

The couple, who are already parents to big brother¬†Ever Imre,¬†5¬Ĺ, were¬†married in 2010 at their home in Los Angeles. The new mom of two¬†announced her¬†pregnancy on her website in February, with a sweet video that ended with Ever gazing at¬†the¬†ultrasound photos.
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Burt Jenner Welcomes a Son

07/08/2016 at 12:10 PM ET

Burt Jenner welcomes son
Source: Valerie Pitalo/Instagram

Caitlyn Jenner just added one more grandchild to her family!

The I Am Cait star’s eldest son Burt¬†recently welcomed a baby boy with his longtime girlfriend Valerie Pitalo.

Burt, 37, took to Instagram to announce the news Thursday, sharing two adorable pictures of his newborn son.

“She did it!” he captioned the first image, a sweet photo of Pitalo holding their baby boy.

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