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Rapper OT Genasis has welcomed his new baby boy with Malika Haqq. Both OT Genasis and Haqq shared photographs of the baby on Instagram on Monday (Mar. 16.)

The baby’s name is Ace Genasis and Haqq both referenced his name in their Instagram posts. “Ace. I love you 03.14.20,” Genasis wrote in the caption of the photo that he shared of his baby boy.

♠️ Ace. I love you 03.14.20

123.3k Likes, 5,682 Comments - O.T. GENASIS (@otgenasis) on Instagram: "♠️ Ace. I love you 03.14.20"

Unlike OT Genasis, Haqq only shared a photograph of Ace’s hand on top of her hand which was on top of Genasis’ hand.  “Ace Flores 3.14.2020,” Haqq wrote in the caption of her post.

♠️ Ace Flores 3.14.2020

716.6k Likes, 11.4k Comments - Malika (@malika) on Instagram: "♠️ Ace Flores 3.14.2020"

Busta Rhymes congratulated OT Genasis in the comment section of the fellow rapper’s post. “Congrats King OT!!!! The 2nd PRINCE has arrived!!!!,” Busta Rhymes wrote. R&B singer Tamar Braxton also sent well wishes to Genasis, writing “Purrrrrrrrrrr,” alongside a hand clap emoji in the comment section.

Some of the Kardashian-Jenner crew also sent well wishes to Haqq. “Life is beautiful. Can’t wait to smell him,” Kourtney Kardashian commented underneath Haqq’s post. While Kylie Jenner wrote, “ace!!!!!! i can’t wait to meet him!!” The Real‘s Adrienne Bailon also wrote, “CONGRATULATIONS,” alongside a blue heart emoji. “my heart is so happy for you!”

Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan.