Beyonce & Jay's Baby Statement: "We Are In Heaven"

Posted Monday January 9, 2012 5:22 PM GMT

Speaking out about their family blessing for the first time, Beyonce and Jay-Z released a statement addressing the arrival of baby Blue Ivy on Monday (January 9).

The power couple started things off by telling, “Hello Hello Baby Blue! We are happy to announce the arrival of our beautiful daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, born on Saturday, January 7, 2012.”

“Her birth was emotional and extremely peaceful, we are in heaven. She was delivered naturally at a healthy 7 lbs and it was the best experience of both of our lives,” Beyonce and Jay continued.

The "99 Problems" hitmaker and his "Halo" singing wife finished by writing, “We are thankful to everyone for all your prayers, well wishes, love and support.”

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