EDGEWATER, N.J., Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Reality TV star Nicole "Coco" Austin announced via Twitter Saturday she has given birth to her first child with her husband -- rapper and actor Ice-T.
"Surprise!!! Look who came early!! Welcome the new arrival of Chanel Nicole.. A beautiful healthy 5.7 pound baby girl," Austin tweeted, alongside an image of her newborn daughter, who wasn't expected to arrive until next month.
"Ladies and Gentlemen! Please allow me to introduce to the World.... Baby Chanel 5.7 pounds. Love is Love," Ice-T said in a separate tweet.
The couple, who have been married since 2001, co-starred in the docu-series Ice Loves Coco and are now the co-hosts of the radio program Ice & Coco.
Surprise!!! Look who came early!! Welcome the new arrival of Chanel Nicole.. A beautiful healthy 5.7 pound baby girl pic.twitter.com/fufB3vorHM— Coco (@cocosworld) November 28, 2015