The rapper and girlfriend Chloé Alexis welcomed their first child, a baby girl named Zyla Moon Oluwakemi, together on July 22, 2016. “I never cried and smiled at the same time until today,” Wale wrote on Twitter. “She so beautiful slim… She perfect.”

He also shared a photo of the baby gripping his finger. “Overjoyed,” Wale wrote in the caption. “I named my album SHiNE when I knew my baby girl was on the way. I’m infinitely in love with my princess … Imma keep workin on me and pray to God I can design a young princess who flourishes to an absolute queen .. I got u baby … U go girl .., You are my everything and I’ll see to it we SHiNE my precious Zyla.”