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Egypt Daoud Dean was born late last night -- October 14 -- at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital in New York. Following the birth of his new son, hip-hop producer Swizz Beatz -- whose real name is Kasseem Dean -- tweeted: "I'm so thankful for everything I been blessed with in my life wowwwwww! #realtalk"
Mary J. Blige, who is a close friend of the couple, shared her excitement for the new arrival via her Twitter page: "I'm So excited 2 Congratulate my brother @ therealswizzz and @Alicia keys on there New, baby, boy!!!!!!!"
Egypt is a first child for Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz, who were married in August. Keys confirmed her pregnancy, as well as their engagement, in May.
Congratulations to Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz on their new baby boy!