Nivea, Lil Wayne Welcome Son
R&B singer Nivea and rapper Lil Wayne celebrated the birth of their son today (November 30).
The child, reportedly named Neal, is the second son to be born to Lil Wayne in 2009. The rapper also welcomed a son in September, with actress Lauren London.
Inaccurate reports surfaced last week that Nivea had given birth to the baby boy, who was delivered today.
Young Money President Mack Maine expressed joy at Neal's birth in a series of Tweets from the hospital.
"Thank god," Mack Maine Tweeted. "Baby Neal was born healthy to Nivea Nash and Dwayne Carter!!!! Thanx 4 all the blessings n support!!!! Love ya heard me!!"
The child is Lil Wayne’s third son and fourth child in total. He also has a ten-year old daughter named Reginae, with reality star Toya Carter of BET’s reality show Tiny & Toya.
Nivea also has three children from a previous relationship with hit producer The Dream, who is currently married to R&B singer Christina Milian.
In related news, Lil Wayne’s highly anticipated rock album The Rebirth will finally hit stores on December 15, the same day as the release of Young Money's compilation, We Are Young Money.
Additionally, Lil Wayne will appear in a New York court on December 15, where he is expected to formally sentenced to a year in prison for Wayne pleaded guilty to a felony gun possession charge.