Simon Cowell has a great reason to be ecstatic and filled with joy! He and Lauren Silverman welcomed a baby boy into the world, on Valentine’s Day. Simon shared a touching first photograph of he and Lauren Silverman’s little bundle of joy. Posting a series of artistic black and white shots on his Twitter page on Sunday evening, the 54-year-old music mogul revealed he was unprepared for how much ‘love and pride‘ he would feel towards his ‘handsome‘ baby son.

tweet simon

Awwwww, peep the pics of their adorable little bundle of joy!

simon cowell baby

simon lauren baby

2 simon lauren baby

3 simon lauren baby

5 simon lauren baby

6 simon lauren baby

8 simon lauren baby

9 simon lauren baby

Alongside the photograph, he wrote: ‘Mum, Dad and Eric. Now two days old.’ Another shot showed the X Factor supremo affectionately patting his son’s forehead as Eric clasped onto his thumb with a firm grip alongside the text: ‘…. now you can see how very handsome little Eric is.’