Ricky Martin and husband Jwan Yosef welcome baby daughter
Ricky Martin has announced the birth of a baby daughter.
The “Livin’ La Vida Loca” singer announced the birth of his first child on New Year’s Day.
The singer, who has been married to Jwan Yosef since January 2018, announced in an Instagram post that the pair had welcomed daughter Lucia Martin-Yosef.
Ricky Martin already has two ten-year-old twin sons, Matteo and Valentino, who were born in 2008 via a surrogate.
In an Instagram post, he said: “We are beyond happy to announce that we have become parents to a beautiful and healthy baby girl, Lucia Martin-Yosef.
“It has been a special time for us and we cant wait to see where this stellar baby will take us.
“Both her beautiful brothers and me and Jwan have fallen in love with Lucia ❤.”
The star, who turned 47 on December 24, added in Spanish that it has “undoubtedly been a unique birthday and celebration of Christmas in our lives, adding: “[We are] grateful to be able to start this 2019 with the best gift we could receive, the gift of life.”
Yosef, a Syrian-born Swedish artist, posted the same statement in Arabic.
Fans rushed to congratulate the family on the happy surprise news.
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