Rapper, 2 Chainz welcomed his third child, and first son, Halo into the world this week.

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The Atlanta rapper’s son, named Halo, was born in the early hours of Thursday, October 14.

The proud dad shared a photo of the baby in his arms in the hospital with the caption: “He’s here and I’m thankful 10/14/15.”

Earlier in the evening, an anxious 2 Chainz shared his excitement over the arrival of his son, tweeting:

“In car geekin one gettin ready for the arrival of Halo,”.

Halo is 2 Chainz’ third child as he has two young daughters, Heaven and Harmony.

His son has only just arrived but is already inspiring his dad's music.

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He recorded a song called “Halo,” which was told from the perspective of his unborn baby, on his latest mixtape 'Trapavelli Tre'.