After doin’ her thang at the Grammys last weekend, M.I.A. trumped her performance by popping out a baby boy shortly thereafter. The Sri Lankan singer gave birth to her first son last Wednesday, Feb. 11 in Los Angeles.
On Saturday, M.I.A. recounted the eventful past few days on her MySpace blog.
I CAME HOME FROM THE GRAMMY'S STILL IN THE MOOD TO PARTY, I COUDA EASILY GONE OUT BUT I WENT HOME INSEAD, LUCKY I DID!! COZ MY EARLY STAGE LABOUR KICKED IN AROUND 2 AM
MY BABY WAS BORN WEDNESDAY, HE IS HEALTHY, FINE, BEAUTIFUL AND THE MOST AMZING THING EVER ON THIS PLANET, OF COURSE IM HIS MUM!!!
No word yet on the baby’s name or birth stats, but he's the first child for the 31-year-old singer and beau Benjamin Brewer, the frontman for the band The Exit.
She's received an Academy Award nomination for best song for "O Saya" from the Slumdog Millionaire soundtrack and is expected to perform it at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22.
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