Congratulations are in order for Nicole “Coco” Austin and Ice-T.
The model, 36, and the rapper-actor, 57, welcomed their first child together – daughter Chanel Nicole – on Saturday (November 28), she announced via Instagram.
“Surprise!!! Look who came early!! Welcome the new arrival of Chanel Nicole.. A beautiful healthy 5.7 pound and 18 inch baby girl .Ice and I are so proud! I cried while she was coming out I was so excited to meet her!” the proud new mom captioned the image of their newborn daughter.
The Law & Order: Special Victims Unit star also announced their daughter’s birth via Twitter.
“Ladies and Gentlemen! Please allow me to introduce to the World…. Baby Chanel 5.7 pounds. Love is Love,” he wrote.
Earlier that same day, Coco shared an updated baby bump photo on her Instagram page.
“My 37 week bump!!..This baby is coming early – a mothers intuition #ChanelNicole is trying to make her appearance,” she wrote. “Strange thing is I will miss her inside of me..I really enjoyed the experience.”
Baby Chanel is the couple’s first child together and the third for the rapper, who is already dad to adult children Tracy and Letesha from previous relationships.
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Ladies and Gentlemen! Please allow me to introduce to the World…. Baby Chanel 5.7 pounds. Love is Love pic.twitter.com/8GEtGmy5ft
— ICE T (@FINALLEVEL) November 28, 2015