Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz have become parents again over the Christmas holidays. The couple welcomed their second child, a baby boy, on Saturday.
Genesis Ali Dean was born on 27 December, four days before he was due, at 1:52 a.m. and weighed 6 lbs., 5 oz.
The couple welcomed their second son on the 27 December
"The joy of joy is joy!! It's a boy," Alicia and her husband announced on Instagram. "We are so grateful!! #blessings!!"
The couple, who already have a four-year-old son named Egypt Dean, announced the pregnancy in the summer.
The Girl on Fire singer shared the happy news with her 19 million Twitter followers on her fourth wedding anniversary, which fell on 31 July.
Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz have a four-year-old son named Egypt Dean
The 33-year-old star shared a sweet picture of the couple. In the snap the pair look blissfully happy as they cradle Alicia's sizeable baby bump.
"Happy Anniversary to the love of my life @therealswizzz !! And to make it even sweeter we've been blessed with another angel on the way!! 🎊🎉🎊🎉 You make me happier than I have ever known! Here's to many many more years of the best parts of life! 😍☺️😘," she wrote alongside the snap.
Rapper Swizz, real name Kasseem Dean, also wished his "goddess" a happy anniversary and revealed his excitement about the future arrival.
"Love is life & life is love and we're so excited for another GIFT from up above 👼 Happy Anniversary my Goddess 🙌 4 years of greatness & cheers to 100 plus more inshallah 🙏 @aliciakeys ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️"