Beyonce & Jay-Z Release Joint Statement: "Her Birth Was Emotional and Extremely Peaceful"

Celebrating the birth of their daughter Blue Ivy Carter, Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z have released a formal statement confirming the news of her birth.

Releasing the joint statement on her website the “Crazy in Love” singer said,  “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,” the statement continues.

“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.”


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