Alicia Keys Gives Birth To Baby Boy
Alicia Keys and husband Swizz Beatz have welcomed their first child together, a baby boy named Egypt Daoud Dean, her rep confirmed to RapPagesMagazine.com. The singer gave birth on Thursday night October 14th, in New York’s St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital.
On Friday, Beatz (real name: Kasseem Dean) Tweeted: “I’m so thankful for everything I been blessed with in my life wowwwwww!” It’s the first child for Keys, 29; Beatz, 32, has three children from previous relationships.
The couple’s good pal Mary J. Blige offered her congrats via Twitter Friday, writing “I’m So excited 2 Congratulate my brother @ therealswizzz and @Alicia keys on their New, baby, boy!!!!!!!”
Keys, 29, and Beatz, 32, tied the knot in a private ceremony in July on the Mediterranean Sea. The two who have been together since fall 2008, announced their engagement and baby news to the world in May 2010. She’s always glowing!” Beatz recently said about Keys.
He added that her pregnancy has been nothing but “smooth sailing” so far. “I’m feeling amazing!” Keys said that she was eager to greet her little one. “The baby is going to see everything that I do, and that we do,” she says.