Christina Aguilera and Jordan Bratman by Jamie McCarthy/
Christina Aguilera and hubby Jordan Bratman on Friday welcomed their first child - a boy, People is reporting. As first spilled by E! Online, the couple texted friends and family to announce their news: "Baby has arrived. Mom and Dad are doing well!"

By successfully propagating, the couple on Friday joined the ranks of Nicole Richie ( see related story) and Courtney Thorne-Smith, both of whom also birthed them some babies on the same day.

According to Jim's Thorne-Smith and husband Roger Fishman on Friday welcomed their first child together, a son named Jacob Emerson. Given the number of new actor/singer/celeb babies hitting maternity wards today, it's only a matter of time before a new era of budding celebutantes will be taking over.

Will 2018 be off the hook with celeb spawn? Give us your take.
- Anna Dimond