Elton John and David Furnish have welcomed their second child!
Just days after denying that they had added to their family, the singer and his partner have confirmed that they did in fact welcome their second child late last week. The new addition, Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John, made his big arrival via a surrogate in Los Angeles last Friday.
"Both of us has longed to have children, but the reality that we now have two sons is almost unbelievable," the couple tells Hello! magazine. "The birth of our second son completes our family in a most precious and perfect way. It is difficult to express how we are feeling at this time; we are just overwhelmed with happiness and excitement."
The couple had made headlines last week when rumors first swirled that they had become fathers again. While they initially denied the rumors on Thursday, the news turned to fact when baby Elijah arrived the next day.
The new baby johns big brother Zachary, 2.
It seems that it is a big week for baby news in celebrity circles with a flurry of announcements coming out of Hollywood. Here are a few of the stars making their own baby headlines:
Jeremy Renner: The "Bourne Legacy" star sparked rumors that he is expecting his first child after the Golden Globes on Sunday. It was his own loose lips that got the rumor mill started when he was reportedly overheard telling Eva Longoria, "I'm going to fly in when her water breaks." The alleged baby mama, who is due to give birth next month, is reportedly an ex-girlfriend of the actor.
Charlie Sheen: Just call him "Grandpa Charlie." The star of "Anger Management" is set to become a grandpa for the first time when when is daughter, Cassandra Estevez, 28, welcomes her first child later this year. He revealed the news during a stop by "The Late Show with David Letterman" saying, "Me as a grandfather, Dave... I don't know. It's like the world's going to crack in half. It's fabulous. It's just not a title I'm ready to adopt."
Evan Rachel Wood and Jamie Bell: The newlyweds are getting ready for a new baby! Her reps announced the news saying, "Evan Rachel Wood and husband Jamie Bell confirmed that they are expecting their first child later this year. The couple is thrilled." This will be the first child for the couple who were married in a super secret wedding in October 2012.
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