News: Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz Become Parents
Friday, Oct 15, 2010 4:26PM
R&B singer Alicia Keys and producer Swizz Beatz have reportedly welcomed their first child into the world.
Details on the baby's birth name have also been revealed.
Meet Egypt Dean, Alicia Keys' baby boy. The songstress gave birth today at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital to her first born, while the father, Swizz Beatz (whose real name is Kasseem Dean) has three other children from past relationships. In case you were wondering Egypt's Oct. 14th birthday makes him a Libra. (Right Celebrity)
Initial reports claimed Keys was checked into a hospital on Thursday.
This Report Has Now Been OFFICIALLY CONFIRMED!! MediaTakeOut.om got some VERY GOOD NEWS. According to MediaTakeOut.com's spies, yesterday R&B singer Alicia Keys checked herself into New York's St. Luke's Roosevelt hospital. According to our people on the ground, Alicia is holed up in a special "celebrity" section of the maternity ward reserved for VIPs. (Daily Fill)
R&B singer and close friend Mary J. Blige also confirmed the couple's new baby.
"I'm So excited 2 Congratulate my brother @therealswizzz and @Alicia keys on there New, baby, boy!!!!!," Blige tweeted Friday. (Mary J. Blige's Twitter)
Keys and Beatz officially married at the end of last July.
Friends and family gathered to celebrate the marriage of Alicia Keys and Kasseem "Swizz Beatz" Dean on the French island of Corsica on Saturday (July 31). The pregnant bride wore a white one-shoulder Vera Wang gown and the groom looked sharp in a Tom Ford tux and Christian Louboutin Oxfords. U2's Bono, Queen Latifah, and Mr. Louboutin were among the VIP guests. Alicia's mother Terry Augello and Swizz' eldest son Prince Nasir Dean were by the couple's side as they tied the knot. (Rap-Up)
No further details have been released as of now.