Singer Nicki Minaji, 37, has become a mother in all silence, according to TMZ and People.
TMZ says a source close to the star revealed to the site news of the birth of the singer’s child.
The source of People magazine has also confirmed the news.
It is not yet known whether the baby is a girl or a boy.
According to TMZ, Minaj gave birth to her and her husband Kenneth Petty’s firstborn in Los Angeles on Wednesday.
The star has not yet commented on the birth of her child.
In July, Nicki Minaj revealed to more than 120 million Instagram followers that she was expecting her firstborn.
The star posed in her pregnancy announcement in a colorful bikini while holding her belly.
Minaj is known for his provocative songs and roaring style.
He made his breakthrough ten years ago with his debut album Pink Friday.
He is also known for his outspoken statements, his controversies with other artists, his colorful wigs and alter egos.
Minaj, who also performed as an American Idol judge, has won six American Music Awards.
In 2016, he reached Time magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people.