Fantasia Barrino – Fantasia Barrino, who appeared American Idol season 3, gave birth to a baby boy Tuesday in Charlotte, North Carolina.
CNN International reports that Dallas Xavier Barrino, weighing 7 lbs 9 ounces and measuring 21 inches, was born at Presbyterian Hospital.
The season 3 American Idol winner announced her pregnancy in Florida in August.
She has not said who the father is:
“I feel so blessed that my son Dallas Xavier was born healthy, and is a wonderful new addition to our family,” Barrino told CNN. “I thank all my fans for their well wishes and continued support.”
Barrino also has a 10-year-old daughter and was a teenage mother during her success with American Idol. She is originally from High Point and now lives in Charlotte.
Barrino won a Grammy Award for best female R&B vocal performance earlier this year.