Rihanna and A$AP Rocky have welcomed their first little one, TMZ, Us Weekly, and Leisure Tonight report. The newborn boy was born on Friday, Might 13, in Los Angeles, in response to TMZ. Rihanna and Rocky haven’t commented on the reviews or revealed their son’s identify. Pitchfork has reached out to the musicians’ representatives for remark and extra info.
Rihanna revealed her being pregnant to the general public by way of images printed at Individuals and TMZ in late January. All through her being pregnant, Rihanna made headlines for her fashionable maternity put on.
Alhough they’d identified one another for a number of years—Rocky had opened for Rihanna on her 2013 world tour, and she or he’d appeared in his “Trend Killa” video—they started relationship in 2020, and appeared collectively on the Met Gala in 2021.
Since releasing Anti in 2016—her most up-to-date album—Rihanna has stored herself occupied with quite a few different initiatives. She’s mentioned that the follow-up to Anti can be a dancehall document, however didn’t share a particular timeline or another launch particulars for the undertaking. She’s made a handful of visitor appearances on different tracks, together with N.E.R.D.’s “Lemon” and PartyNextDoor’s “Imagine It.”
Rihanna has spent a few of her time on display screen quite than within the studio, making an look within the Ocean’s Eleven spin-off Ocean’s 8 and becoming a member of Donald Glover in his movie Guava Island. The singer has continued to develop her and Fenty Magnificence and Savage X Fenty enterprises, too. In 2019, she printed Rihanna, a “visible autobiography” picture e book.
Even exterior her enterprise pursuits, Rihanna has stayed energetic with philanthropic efforts lately. She mentioned that she turned down a proposal to carry out on the Tremendous Bowl in help of Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling protest, and she or he pledged $15 million to local weather justice initiatives by her Clara Lionel Basis. The NAACP gave her the President’s Award in 2020. In 2021, she was honored as a nationwide hero in her house nation of Barbados, coinciding with its elimination of Queen Elizabeth II as head of state. She was named as an envoy for Barbados in 2018.
A$AP Rocky, in the meantime, has been a visitor on a brand new tracks since 2018’s Testing. He joined Slowthai for “Mazza,” Nigo on “Arya,” and the late Pop Smoke on “Lane Switcha.” He additionally not too long ago shared the brand new music “D.M.B.” It arrived with a music video co-starring Rihanna.