Former member of the recently split boy band JLS, Ortisé Williams announced the happy news that his girlfriend Aimee Jade has had a baby boy.
This is the first child for the couple, who managed to keep the pregnancy secret until last month.
They broke the news by sharing a picture of Aimee’s baby bump on Twitter.
The couple shared the news of the birth on Twitter too, with Ortisé tweeting:
“I watched in awe as @AJAzari gave birth to our first born son on Sunday 24th at 1.49am. He is my treasure of life! x.”
Aimee also confirmed the news on Twitter, welcoming their son to the world.
“So happy to announce that on Sunday 24th at 1.49am we welcomed our precious baby boy, weighing 6lbs 3 to the Azari-Williams family.”
“So in love with our precious baby boy!!!! @Oritse xxx.”
Ortisé is best known for being a member of the band JLS, which came to fame on the 2008 series of The X Factor.
The band finished the show as runner up to winner Alexandra Burke, but went on to worldwide fame and success afterward.
Ortisé entered The X Factor in order help cure his mum’s illness, who is disabled from MS.
Ortisé had been caring for his mum since the age of 12 and hoped to make enough money to fund research into the condition.