Congratulations to R&B star Ne-Yo (real name Shaffer Chimere Smith) and his wife Crystal Williams Smith on the birth of their first child together just a three weeks after getting married. Crystal announced the news on her Instagram by sharing a sweet photo of herself holding her newborn son’s hand.
Prince Shaffer Chimere Smith Jr has arrived! 6lbs 8oz, 19 inches? it was the scariest delivery ever and I ended up getting a emergency C-section cause of complications but with the help of my amazing doctor @drsherryr and my super calming husband @neyo I was able to get through it all and come out with best reward in the world… SJ!!!!! #BestDayOfMyLife
“Prince Shaffer Chimere Smith Jr has arrived,” she wrote. “6 pounds 8oz, 19 inches. It was the scariest delivery ever and I ended up getting a emergency C-section because of complications.
“With the help of my amazing doctor and my super calming husband I was able to get through it all and come out with best reward in the world,” the Instagram model turned reality TV star further wrote.
Ne-Yo announced he was expecting back in September 2015. The day before sharing the delivery news, Crystal posted some beautiful black and white maternity photos. I’m loving her braids also!