Kanye West and Kim Kardashian announce birth of fourth child

The couple welcomed a new son via surrogate on Friday, May 10.

May 10, 2019
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian announce birth of fourth child (L) Kanye West speaks during a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump. October 11, 2018. (R) Kim Kardashian West arrives at the amfAR Gala New York. February 6, 2019.   (L) Oliver Contreras - Pool/Getty Images (R) ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's fourth child, a son, arrived this morning. The newest member of the Kardashian-West family was delivered via a surrogate. Kardashian announced her new son's delivery on Twitter Friday afternoon. "He's here and he's perfect!" Kardashian said before mentioning her new son's resemblance to her daughter Chicago. "I'm sure he will change a lot but now he looks just like her."

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The child is the couple's second baby delivered with a surrogate after Chicago West in January 2018. Kardashian and West's first child North was born on June 15, 2013, and their first son Saint came on December 5, 2015.

See Kardashian's tweets below.

In 2019, Kanye West played Coachella and swore his allegiance to President Donald Trump. He's currently embroiled in a lawsuit with EMI over the ownership of his music released after October 2010.

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian announce birth of fourth child