Rapper Jay-Z became a proud father to daughter Blue Ivy Carter after wife BeyoncT gave birth Saturday evening (Sunday morning here in the Philippines). (See related article)
Fully inspired by the gift of life, the proud dad posted a song on his website, www.LifeandTimes.com
, in an ode to daughter Blue titled "Glory" in which he revealed the difficulty he and wife BeyoncT went through to conceive.
last time the miscarriage was so tragic, we was afraid you disappeared
but no baby you're magic
The couple added their message of thanks for all their fans and supporters:
Life just got REALLY good.
We are happy to announce the arrival of our beautiful daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, born on Saturday, January 7, 2012.
Her birth was emotional and extremely peaceful, we are in heaven.
She was delivered naturally at a healthy 7 lbs and it was the best experience of both of our lives.
We are thankful to everyone for all your prayers, well wishes, love and support.