Image: Vogue

This New Year 2017 just seems to be on a roll with the gift giving. From Ed Sheeran fans, and now to American singer-songwriter, Janet Jackson.

2017 has rolled out on a high note for the star as she recently welcomed her first son, Eissa, on Tuesday at the age of fifty!

And according to reports on the birth, Janet’s rep states that she “had a stress free healthy delivery and is resting comfortably”, a welcome news considering her age.

Janet had announced her pregnancy with husband, Wissam Al Mana after cancelling a world tour in October 2016.

Since then, she has tried to maintain a low profile concerning her pregnancy, but fans will be definitely be eager to see first images of the star’s baby.

And so far, various members of the Jackson family and other well-wishers have taken to social media to congratulate the singer and her husband on their new 2017 bundle of joy.

One particular congratulatory message used the news of Janet’s delivery at the age of fifty to send an important message on life.

The tweet read,

Indeed, a salient lesson to be learned.


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