Updated: Gwen Stefani gives birth to baby boy - her third son with Gavin Rossdale

Published Saturday, Mar 1 2014, 19:21 GMT  |  By  |  Add comment
Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale are celebrating after welcoming their third son into the world.

The No Doubt singer, 44, gave birth to the baby boy, named Apollo, on Friday (28 February).

Opening Night Gala of the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - 17.10.2013
Gavin Rossdale, Gwen Stefani

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On Saturday, Gavin tweeted: "Welcome Apollo Bowie Flynn Rossdale."

He went on to explain that Bowie is his mother's maiden name and Flynn is the maiden name of Gwen's mother.

Gwen and the 48-year-old frontman of Bush have been married for 11 years. They are already parents to Kingston, seven, and Zuma, five. Gavin also has daughter Daisy, his child with ex-Pearl Lowe.

Pregnant Gwen Stefani takes selfie of baby bump. (21 January 2014).

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After months of speculation about her blossoming baby bump, Gwen finally admitted she was pregnant when she joined Instagram in January and announced she was expecting another boy.

The L.A.M.B designer said: "I was ready to hand over the crown. But I guess I am still queen of the house. #itsaboy #surroundedbyboys."

Gwen Stefani baby shower, Los Angeles, America - 08 Feb 2014

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Celebrities including Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Alba and Nicole Richie attended Gwen's baby shower last month at Hotel Bel Air and bought blue-coloured gifts.

On 20 February, Gwen took to Twitter to express how she felt about the final few weeks of pregnancy...

She joked: "Somebody please pop me soon gx."

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