Congratulations are in order! R&B singer Monica and her husband Shannon Brown are now the parents of a healthy baby-girl! According to sources, their new bundle of joy was born at 1:55 p.m in Atlanta.
The singer and her husband, Phoenix Suns‘ Shannon Brown, welcomed their first child together, Laiyah Shannon, on Tuesday, Sept. 3 in Atlanta, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.
After 12 hours of labor and a failed epidural (anesthesiologists administered a second dose), Monica, 32, delivered the couple’s daughter. Born at 1:55 p.m., she weighed in at 6 lbs., 1 oz. and measured 19 inches long. “Mom, Dad and baby are doing great!” her rep tells PEOPLE. – People Mag
In addition, Shannon Brown posted the below caption via his Instagram page: ”
I THANK GOD for her!!! JOY has been restored in my LIFE!!!”
Congrats to the couple!