According to a media report, pop superstar Rihanna and her boyfriend ASAP Rocky have welcomed their first child. The baby, a boy, was born on May 13 in Los Angeles, the celebrity portal “TMZ” reported on Thursday. The name of the newborn was not initially known.
The 34-year-old singer of hits like “Diamonds” and “Umbrella” made her pregnancy public at the end of January when she was photographed by a celebrity photographer with her coat open over her spherical, bare stomach.
Rihanna, who is also successful as a fashion entrepreneur, and rapper ASAP Rocky are said to have been in a relationship for some time. They only made their relationship official last year.
In May 2021, ASAP Rocky, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, called Rihanna, who was born on the Caribbean island of Barbados, the “love of my life” in “GQ” magazine. When asked if he was ready to be a father, he said: “I think I would be an incredible, remarkable, all in all great father.”
Most recently, the 33-year-old, who writes his stage name A$AP Rocky, made negative headlines: he was arrested at Los Angeles Airport in April on charges of shooting an acquaintance last November and slightly injuring him . The musician is free on bail.