American Idol's Jason Castro Welcomes Baby Girl Madeleine

Celebrity Moms Aug. 29, 2011 AT 2:32PM
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It's a girl!

American Idol alum Jason Castro and wife Mandy welcomed a baby girl named Madeleine Emilia Castro on Sunday. The 24-year-old, who placed fourth in season seven, confirmed his good news on Twitter, posting an adorable pic of his daughter with the caption "Daddy's girl."

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Earlier in the day Sunday Castro tweeted his excitement -- and nervousness -- about the arrival of his family's newest addition. "My wife woke up at 5:30 this morning with contractions," he tweeted. "Came to the birth center and they sent us home. We weren't quite ready... Until now!"

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This is the first child for the couple, who tied to knot in January 2010.

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