Songs are born with celebrity babies
Jay-Z isn't the only proud (and talented) papa who can write a song about his kid. Just two days after the birth of Blue Ivy Carter, the first child for Jay and Beyoncé, the rapper unveiled "Glory" -- his celebration of their new little girl. "Words can't describe what I'm feeling for real, maybe I paint the sky blue. My greatest creation was you," Jay rhymes.
Here are three other proud dads and their songs.
ISN'T SHE LOVELY? by Stevie Wonder
From the 1976 album, "Songs in the Key of Life," Wonder celebrated the birth of his daughter, Aisha, with this, ah, lovely gem. "Isn't she lovely, made from love," Wonder sings.
BEAUTIFUL BOY (DARLING BOY) by John Lennon
Lennon's song for his son Sean appeared on his final album with Yoko Ono, "Double Fantasy." The former Beatle sings, "I can hardly wait/To see you come of age/But I guess we'll both just have to be patient." Lennon was murdered three weeks after the album was released in 1980.
WITH ARMS WIDE OPEN by Creed
"Well I just heard the news today/It seems my life is going to change," Scott Stapp sings at the beginning of "With Arms Wide Open." He wrote the lyrics to Creed's 2000 hit right after he found out he was going to be a dad (his firstborn was named Jagger).