Actress and singer Halle Bailey, known for her starring role as Ariel in Disney’s The Little Mermaid, and her boyfriend DDG, the rapper, celebrated the arrival of their first child together. The couple joyfully introduced their baby boy, named Halo, to the world, marking a significant moment in the whirlwind year that saw Halle’s career soar with her acclaimed performance in The Little Mermaid.
Halle, 23, shared the heartwarming news on Instagram, posting an adorable snapshot of her holding her newborn’s tiny hand. In the accompanying caption, she expressed that while 2023 had already begun, welcoming her son, Halo, was the most significant and precious accomplishment of the year. She wrote, “Even though we’re a few days into the new year, the greatest thing that 2023 could have done for me was bring me my son… welcome to the world my halo, the world is desperate to know you.”
The announcement garnered an outpouring of love and congratulations from Halle’s 7.8 million Instagram followers, as well as celebrities like Kylie Jenner and Kali Uchis. The comments section was filled with well-wishes and compliments on the beautiful name “Halo.” Fans, along with celebrities, expressed their excitement and love for the newest addition to Halle and DDG’s family.
DDG, whose real name is Darryl Dwayne Granberry Jr., echoed Halle’s joy by sharing the same picture on his Instagram. In his caption, the 26-year-old rapper expressed, “My biggest blessing by far, son son… never been so in love, baby Halo.”
The arrival of baby Halo marks a significant chapter for the couple, and the heartwarming messages from fans and friends underscore the joyous occasion.