Andrea Corr gave birth to a baby boy over the new year, her representative has said.
The musican and her husband businessman Brett Desmond are celebrating, after she delivered her baby in a hospital in Washington over the new year.
The baby has been christened Brett, after his financier father. The couple are now back home in Dublin. The baby daughter, born on January 4th is the second child for the couple who have a daughter christened Jean, after Andrea's mother who passed away in 2011.
Sharon Corr spoke of the emotion felt by the family over the couple's decision to name their daughter after their late mother.
"It's very special this has happened. There have been tears over it. It's really beautiful," Sharon told the Irish Independent