He was born on Saturday (July 9)...
Jason Gregory

20:44 10th July 2011

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Muse frontman Matt Bellamy and Kate Hudson are celebrating the arrival of their first baby together.


Hudson, 32, gave birth to a “healthy baby boy” on Saturday night (July 9), her spokesperson told Us Weekly. They have yet to confirm a name.

The Hollywood actress revealed that she was pregnant in January.

Bellamy and Hudson, who already has a child from a previous marriage, met at Coachella Festival in 2010 and announced earlier this year that they were engaged.

Meanwhile, Spice Girl Victoria Beckham and husband David Beckham also welcomed the birth of their fourth child, a baby girl.

Rock Star Dads

  • Dave Grohl, Foo Fighters - At Gigwise we’re quite pleased with our dads, but even we can’t help but feel that having Dave Grohl has your father would be pretty cool.

  • Liam Gallagher, Oasis - Liam has children with two different mothers - Lisa Moorish and Nicole Appleton - and as you would expect, recently proclaimed himself to be “a top dad”.

  • Travis Barker, Blink-182 - Well, you wouldn’t expect Travis Barker’s children to look any different, would you?

  • Chris Martin, Coldplay - While his band rarely do anything to cause consternation, the names of Chris Martin’s children - Apple and Moses - with Gwyneth Paltrow certainly did.

  • Gavin Rossdale, Rush - As if it wasn’t cool enough having one famous parent, Rossdale’s children Kingston James McGregor and Zuma Nesta Rock Rossdale get the bonus of having Gwen Stefani as their mum.

  • Brandon Flowers, The Killers - He’s only 29, but Flowers is already the father to three children, the most recent of which was born in 2010.

  • Mick Jagger, Rolling Stones - He’s pictured here with his touring family, but Jagger has quite a brood, including the designer Jade Jagger.

  • Pete Doherty, The Libertines - He’s known as a wild rocker, but Pete Doherty has seven-year-old Astile Louis Doherty by Lisa Moorish, who also mothered a Liam Gallagher’s first child.

  • Noel Gallagher - The former Oasis guitarist recently became a father for a third time after welcoming the birth of his second baby with girlfriend Sara MacDonald.

  • Will Smith - Will Smith has two children with wife Jada, and not to be content with her father’s now defunct rap career, youngest child Willow Smith has now launched her own music career.

  • Snoop Dogg - Rarely seen in the public eye, the rapper has three children - Cocom Cordi and Cordelle.

  • Gerard Way, My Chemical Romance - Gerard Way and wife Lynsey welcomed the birth of their first child, Bandit, in 2009.

  • Pete Wentz, Fall Out Boy - Wentz and wife Ashlee named their son Bronx Mowgli Wentz. Now that’s a name.

  • Jack White, The White Stripes - We don’t know how he manages amongst all his musical projects, but White is the father to two children by wife Karen Elson (pictured here).

  • Serge Pizzorno, Kasabian - Another recent dad, Pizzorno welcomed the arrival of a son in the summer of 2010 - but that didn’t stop him touring with the band.

  • Carl Barat, The Libertines - The most recent father on our list, Barat and girlfriend Edie Langley had baby boy Elie in December 2010.

  • Sting, The Police - Sting’s children include Coco Sumner, who failed to step out of her father’s shadow when she launched a music career with her debut album in 2010.

  • Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath - Perhaps the father of one of the most famous families, The Osbournes, Ozzy’s brood includes the infamous Jack and Kelly.

  • Eminem - While many of his early lyrics divided the public due to their graphic nature, there was always one person Eminem ensured his raps tipped their hat to: his daughter, Hailey.

  • Paul Weller - Paul Weller is the father to four children, including two born in the nineties by his then Style Council bandmate Dee C. Lee.

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