It's A Girl For Ne-Yo!

By AccessHollywood.com Editorial Staff
|  Sunday, Nov 14, 2010  |  Updated 2:30 AM CDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
It's A Girl For Ne-Yo!

Getty Images

The 31-year-old R&B singer-songwriter is a first time father. Ne-Yo's girlfriend, actress Monyetta Shaw, reportedly went into early labor on Friday night and delivered a baby girl.

It's a girl for Ne-yo!

The 31-year-old R&B singer-songwriter is a first time father. Ne-Yo's girlfriend, actress Monyetta Shaw, reportedly went into early labor on Friday night and delivered a baby girl.

VIEW THE PHOTOS: BET Awards 2008

Though she wasn't due until January, Monyetta reportedly gave birth prematurely at an Atlanta, Georgia, hospital, according to People.

Georgia radio stations report that the "Sexy Love" singer almost missed the early birth — he was at a charity event when he received word of the impending arrival, but was reportedly able to make it to the hospital in time to witness the joyous occasion.

VIEW THE PHOTOS: Hollywood's Hottest Moms & Their Loveable Little Ones

Ne-Yo took to his Twitter page to confirm the happy news and thank fans for their support.

"Much luv to my twit fam and everybody showin' luv to my new addition!!" the proud new papa Tweeted on Saturday. "She's healthy and happy. Feels like I'm in luv for the first time."

"Welcoming that lil' girl to the world last night defined for me what 'willing to kill and die for' truly means. My world, my life, all hers," he later added.

VIEW THE PHOTOS: Celebrity Baby Bumps

Copyright 2010 by NBC Universal, Inc. All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Related Content from AccessHollywood.com:
VIEW THE PHOTOS: Celebs & Their Moms

PLAY IT NOW: Ne-Yo On Becoming A Father: 'I Am Terrified, But I'm Happy!'
PLAY IT NOW: Ne-Yo On Chris Brown: Can He Get His Career Back To What It Once Was?

More from Access: [ Ne-Yo Births R&B ]

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
What's New
Get Our Weather App
Stay ahead of the storm with the NBC... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out