Who needs a publicist when you have a Twitter account?
Kate Hudson and Muse frontman Matt Bellamy welcomed their first child together at a Los Angeles hospital on July 9. At the time, the gender and name of the baby had not been released.
On Thursday, July 14, Bellamy took to his Twitter account to reveal the baby’s name and gender. World, prepare to meet Bingham “Bing” Hawn Bellamy.
“So happy! Just had a baby boy, Bingham “Bing” Hawn Bellamy. Born 7Ib 12Oz, on 9th July,” Bellamy tweets. “Mum and baby are strong and healthy. Mum was a warrior, Bing popped out after 4.5 hours of intense pushing!”
Hudson and Bellamy have yet to release pictures of baby Bingham.
Hudson and Bellamy got engaged in April after meeting at the Coachella Valley Music Festival in 2010. This will be Hudson’s second marriage. She was previously married to Chris Robinson of the Black Crowes, father of her 7-year-old son Ryder.