Alicia Keys Opens Up About "Bliss" of Becoming a Mom

Celebrity Moms Oct. 17, 2010 AT 5:05PM
Alicia Keys Opens Up About "Bliss" of Becoming a Mom Credit: Kevin Mazur/Child/Contributor

Alicia Keys is tongue-tied about becoming a mom for the very first time.

On Sunday, three days after giving birth to Egypt, her son with husband Swizz Beatz, the singer, 29, opened up with an emotional Tweet.

"There is no word to properly describe LOVE, to describe BLISS, to a express a FEELING like this!!!" Keys wrote.

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"Thank U 4 your love, support and prayers!" the star added.

She and Beatz (real name: Kasseem Deam), 32, welcomed Egypt Daoud in NYC on Thursday night. Little Egypt joins his father's three kids from previous relationships.

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Beatz gushed about the new arrival on Friday, Tweeting, "I'm so thankful for everything I been blessed with in my life wowwwwww!"

The couple tied the knot in a private ceremony in July on the Mediterranean Sea. 

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During her pregnancy, the "No One" singer told Us she was eager to meet her little one.

"The baby is going to see everything that I do, and that we do," she told Us.

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