PROUD PARENT: Janet's first child
JANET JACKSON has started 2017 with happy news - the birth of her first child at 50 years of age, her management have confirmed.
The American entertainer and her Qatari businessman husband Wissam Al Mana welcomed their new son Eissa Al Mana into the world yesterday (3rd January 2017).
Earlier last year Janet hinted at a possible pregnancy via a video posted from her Twitter account, citing "a sudden change” as the reason behind delaying her Unbreakable tour.
She mentioned that the couple were "planning our family" and urged fans: “Please, if you could try and understand that it’s important that I do this now. I have to rest up, doctor’s orders".
Shortly after this, the actress confirmed her pregnancy in an exclusive interview with US publication People Magazine. Janet kept a low profile throughout her pregnancy but once again, took to social media in late November to assure well-wishers that she was "doing well".
It has been said that the 'All For You' chanteuse had a "stress-free, healthy delivery and is resting comfortably”.
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