Alicia Keys and her hubby Swizz Beatz  welcomed a new baby boy late on Thursday.  Swizz  took to his Twitter to express his joy after his son’s birth. “I’m so thankful for everything I been blessed with in my life wowwwwww!” he posted.  R&B singer Mary J Blige tweeted a congratulatory message to the couple: “I’m So excited 2 Congratulate my brother @ therealswizzz and @Alicia keys on there New, baby, boy!!!!!!!”

A representative for the couple confirmed the news to MTV and said: “Egypt is welcomed by Beatz’s three other children.”

Beatz has two sons, Kasseem Jr. and Prince, and a daughter from previous relationships, while Egypt is Keys’ first child.