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Lang Lang has a baby boy!
The Chinese pianist, 38, and his musician wife Gina Alice Redlinger welcomed their first child, a son, he announced on Instagram Thursday.
"Gina and I are delighted to announce the birth of our baby boy. Welcome to the world 💐," he wrote alongside a photo of their hands with the newborn's tiny palm.
Lang Lang announced that they were expecting back in October, sharing a snapshot of an adorable drawing that showed a baby crawling next to a piano. "I am so excited to announce that Gina and I are expecting our first child. We could not be happier to welcome our new family member to the world 😊🙏," he wrote at the time.
The next day, he shared a sunny picture smiling with Gina, writing, "Thank you so much for all your kind wishes 💐🙏."
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In her announcement about the news in October, Gina wrote: "Parents-To-Be! We're very blessed to have the little angel come to our family👼🏻🤰We appreciate for all your congratulations and kind wishes 🙏."
Speaking with The Wall Street Journal back in 2015, Lang Lang reflected on the many hours he spent practicing the piano as a child, opening up about parents finding a balance on raising talented kids.
"I would say the parent needs to always help the kids to keep very fresh-minded," he said at the time, "and also passionate spirit for the attitude."