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♫ Listen to Jay-Z's new song for his new born daughter

On Monday, Jay-Z released “Glory,” a song for his newborn baby, Blue Ivy Carter.

In the song he reveals that he and Beyoncé had previously had a miscarriage, and he expresses how scared they were waiting for Blue Ivy to be born. She's apparently “a pinch of Hov, a whole glass of B.” Try not to cry.

Beyonce and Jay-Z welcomed their first child on Saturday January 7th, 2012. They later on released a Joint statement about the birth of their new baby on Beyonce's website below

"Joint statement from Beyoncé & JAY Z…

January 9th 2012

Hello Hello Baby Blue!

We are happy to announce the arrival of our beautiful daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, born on Saturday, January 7, 2012.

Her birth was emotional and extremely peaceful, we are in heaven.

She was delivered naturally at a healthy 7 lbs and it was the best experience of both of our lives.

We are thankful to everyone for all your prayers, well wishes, love and support.

- Beyoncé & JAY Z"

Listen to "Glory"

The 30-year-old singer's daughter arrived via scheduled caesarean section in a hospital in New York City. Beyonce's 42-year-old rapper husband Jay-Z, real name Shawn Carter, was by her side during the birth.

A source revealed that mother and baby are doing fine. Beyonce, who was spotted out with her mother on Thursday night, is said to have booked the entire fourth floor of a New York city hospital for the birth, allegedly spending $1.3million. Celebrities have already started tweeting their congratulations to the couple, including hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons and Rihanna.

Rihanna posted: 'Welcome to the world princess Carter! Love Aunty Rih.' Russell posted: 'Congrats to my good friends Beyonce and Jay-Z.'

The baby's middle name Ivy may be in reference to Beyonce and Jay-Z's love of the number 4 - Roman numeral for 4 is IV.

Beyonce and Jay-Z were married on April 4, 2008.

Jay-Z's birthday is December 4.

While Beyonce's birthday is September 4.

Beyonce and Jay-Z have matching IV tattoos on their wedding fingers.

The singer.s latest album is called 4, which was her fourth solo studio album.

Jay-Z has a trilogy of albums under The Blueprint banner, which could have inspired his daughter's name. He has released The Blueprint, The Blueprint 2: The Gift & The Curse and The Blueprint 3.

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