NEW YORK – Cole's publicist, Tresa Sanders, says in a statement to The Associated Press that Daniel Hiram Gibson Jr. was born Tuesday evening. He weighs 7 pounds, 3 ounces.
Sanders says "mother and baby are doing great'' and Cole would especially like to thank her fans.
The 28-year-old Cole is a Grammy Award-nominated R&B performer who has starred in her own BET reality show, "Keyshia Cole: The Way It Is.'' The 24-year-old Gibson was drafted by Cleveland in 2006. They're engaged.