- Katy Perry has announced that she has given birth to a healthy baby girl
- The Roar hitmaker and her fiancé Orlando Bloom have named their bundle of joy Daisy Dove Bloom
- The UNICEF goodwill ambassadors expressed that they are floating with love because of the healthy arrival of their daughter amid the Covid-19 pandemic
Katy Perry and her fiancé Orlando Bloom have welcomed their first child, daughter Daisy Dove.
Katy, 35, and Orlando, 43, announced the news of the arrival of their baby via a statement released by UNICEF. The two celebrities are the organisation's goodwill ambassadors.
"We are floating with love and wonder from the safe and healthy arrival of our daughter," the excited couple said.
The couple, "as parents to a newborn", also empathised with other parents who're struggling due to the Covid-19.
"But we know we’re the lucky ones and not everyone can have a birthing experience as peaceful as ours was."
They expressed that they know that UNICEF is on the ground, doing whatever it takes to make sure every expecting mother has access to a trained health worker and access to quality healthcare.
"In celebration of the heart we know our daughter already has, we have set up a donation page to celebrate DDB’s arrival. By supporting UNICEF, you are supporting a safe start to life and re-imagining a healthier world for every child."
The celebrity couple also shared a sweet black and white photo of them holding onto their daughter's tiny hand.
Daily Mail reports that daisies hold a special significance for the couple. Orlando proposed with an ornate daisy engagement ring on Valentine's Day 2019.
Other celebrities have congratulated Katy and Orlando. Their fans have also taken to social media to congratulate them. Check out some of their comments below:
"Congratulations to Katy and Orlando and Daisy Dove Bloom is such a cute name."
"Welcome to the world Daisy Dove Bloom! Congratulations to the wonderful parents she has."
"You will be the best mom in the universe, enjoy your family as you deserve it, I love you so much mommy."
"I'm so happy for you ... We love you and Daisy so much.. I'm so proud of you."
In other news, Briefly.co.za reported that Jay-Z has decided to open his own school of music. Through his Roc Nation record label, the American superstar has teamed up with Long Island University (LIU) Brooklyn to establish the Roc Nation School of Music, Sports and Entertainment.
The school will offer undergraduate degrees in music, music technology, sports management and entrepreneurship and production, according to reports.
On top of the undergraduate degrees, the school will hold summer residential camps for high school students and Saturday programmes for students aged 10 to 18 years old focusing on music and sports management.
Jay-Z is one of the richest rappers in the US and he keeps proving that he is a very influential person when it comes to the country's entertainment industry.
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