Shakira is a mom for the second time. The beautiful singer and her boyfriend Gerard Pique have just welcomed their second child. The couple revealed they have another son. The famous couple welcomed their son in Barcelona on January 29.
The happy news was confirmed by Shakira on her website. “We are happy to announce the birth of Sasha Piqué Mebarak, son of Shakira Mebarak and Gerard Piqué, born January 29 at 9:54pm, in Barcelona,” her message reads. So, the famous singer also revealed the name they have chosen for their new born. Moreover, Shakira went on to explain their choice.
“The name Sasha is of Greek and Russian descent and means ‘defender of mankind’ and ‘warrior.’ The hospital confirmed that both mother and child are in excellent health,” she also shared on her website. Reportedly, the popular singer welcomed her son via a scheduled Caesarean.
This is the second child for the celebrity couple, who are also parents to Milan, born in January 2013. Shakira and Pique first started to date back in 2010. The couple has never tried to hide their intention to have more children. In fact, in a previous interview, Shakira claimed that she would love to have eight or nine kids with her longtime partner. “There’s real love, there’s no ulterior motives. And I’m with him because he’s the most amazing man I’ve ever met,” the beautiful singer explained.
Despite the fact that they have a beautiful family together, Shakira and Pique are not married. In fact, the singer claimed that she does not see the need to wed. So, when it comes to marriage plans, the star said that they already have a union and a family and this is everything that matters. “I think that those aspects of our relationship are already established and marriage is not going to change them. But if I’m ever going to get married, he’s the one,” she claimed.
So, Shakira and Gerard Pique seem to be extremely happy together and there is no need for marriage to be a family. Congrats are in order for the happy couple!