Nick Lachey, wife welcome son

Updated: Sep 13, 2012, 18:43 PM IST

New York: Singer Nick Lachey and wife Vanessa Minnillo have become proud parents of a boy.

"We are incredibly proud to announce the birth of our beautiful baby boy, Camden John Lachey," quoted the couple as saying in a statement.

"Born today (Wednesday) at 6:54 p.m., he came into this world at 8 lbs. 9 oz. and 21 inches. Love has truly been redefined for both of us."

The couple announced the pregnancy in March after they tied the knot in July 2011.