Dannii Minogue welcomes baby boy

Updated: Jul 07, 2010, 13:35 PM IST

Melbourne: Australian pop star and former X Factor judge Dannii Minogue has become the proud mother of a baby boy.

The 38-year-old singer and her rugby player partner Kris Smith, who announced the pregnancy together in January this year, welcomed their son in her hometown of Melbourne on Monday, the Herald Sun reported.

Dannii`s sister, pop superstar Kylie Minogue, is currently travelling on a promotional tour for her new album but is expected to fly Down Under to meet her nephew later this month.