On Tuesday (Sept. 3), Singer Monica welcomed daughter Laiyah with her NBA husband Shannon Brown. Kobe Bryant’s wife Vanessa revealed the happy news in an Instagram.com post on Thursday.
“I am so honored to announce that baby Laiyah Brown has arrived!,” she wrote. “Mommy and baby are healthy and well. Congratulations @shannonbrown26 and @monicamylife! We love you guys and we can’t wait to meet Laiyah! 6lbs (pounds) 9/3/13.”
The proud dad gave fans a sneak peek at the newborn when Brown shared an Instagram photo of himself holding the baby in his arms. He captioned it: “I Thank God for her!!! Joy has been restored in my Life!!!”