Katherine Jenkins and her Jewish husband, Andrew Levitas, have become parents to a son - Xander. The Welsh singer shared a photograph on Instagram to announce the news.
Andrew, Aaliyah and I are proud to announce the arrival of our gorgeous son Xander Robert Selwyn Levitas. His middle names honour our late fathers who live on in our little ‘Defender of Men’ (Meaning of Xander). Our family, our home and are hearts could not be more full of love & we are incredibly grateful for the gift of being parents to these beautiful children. Cwtches to you all xxx #birthannouncement #familyoffour
Xander is the couple's second child - they already have a daughter, Aaliyah Reign, who is two.
Jenkins, 37, explained that the baby, whose full name is
Xander Robert Selwyn Levitas, has been given the middle names in memory of her father (Selwyn) who died when she was just 15, and her husband's father, Robert.
She added: 'His middle names honour our late fathers who live on in our little ‘Defender of Men’ (Meaning of Xander).
Levitas, 40, is an American artist and filmmaker. He and Jenkins married in 2014.