In other Alicia Keys news, the Grammy winner is opening up about her new role as a mother. Keys, who gave birth to her first child last Thursday, sent a message via Twitter on Sunday that read, quote, “There is no word to properly describe LOVE, to describe BLISS, to express a FEELING like this!!! Thank U 4 your love, support & prayers!” Keys and her husband, producer Swizz Beatz, welcomed a baby boy named Egypt into the world on Thursday in New York City. Swizz Beatz echoed his wife’s joy on his own Twitter account while honoring her at the same time. Beatz writes, quote, “Much love for all the support everybody been showing but I want to shout out my Wife for being bigger then SUPERWOMAN!#GODSGIFT.”
Beatz, whose real name Kasseem Dean, is already a father to three children from previous relationships. The couple married in July after announcing their engagement in May.