Janet Jackson

Janet Jackson reportedly gave birth to a healthy baby boy at age 50. People magazine exclusively confirmed the birth on Tuesday. Jackson’s dad, Joe, her older sister La Toya and nephew T.J. Jackson, son of brother Tito Jackson, were among those offering congratulations after the singer became a first-time mother.

The pop icon and millionaire husband Wissam Al Mana welcomed son Eissa on Tuesday, January 3, with a statement issued by Janet’s representative to People.com adding: “Janet had a stress-free healthy delivery and is resting comfortably.”

WENN.com — Following the happy news, Janet’s relatives were quick to take to social media to congratulate the duo on their new arrival.

Sharing a snap of an “It’s a Boy” balloon, Janet’s older sister La Toya tweeted: “How exciting! @JanetJackson, Jan and Wissam just gave birth to a beautiful baby boy!!! Congratulations!!!”

The Rhythm Nation singer’s nephew T.J. also tweeted her following the news, but managed to get the tot’s name wrong in his message.

“Congrats Auntie @JanetJackson!!! So so happy for you & Wissan. Enjoy every minute with your greatest hit, Elissa (sic) #parenthoodisthebest,” he wrote.

Other stars to congratulate the new mother included singer Gloria Gaynor, who wrote: “Congratulations to @JanetJackson & Wissam Al Mana on the birth of their son, Eissa …wishing you much happiness and joy!!! #janetjackson.”