Elon Musk, Grimes Welcome New Baby

Musk has 5 other children with his ex-wife
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted May 5, 2020 12:22 AM CDT
Updated May 5, 2020 5:05 AM CDT
Elon Musk Welcomes Baby No. 6
Grimes, left, and Elon Musk attend The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating the opening of the Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination exhibition on Monday, May 7, 2018, in New York.   (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

Elon Musk is a dad for the sixth time. The Tesla founder's girlfriend, experimental pop star Grimes, gave birth to the couple's first child together on Monday, as Musk offhandedly announced via Twitter. "Mom & baby all good," he posted, giving no further details, though he later offered a one-word gender announcement revealing the baby is a boy. BuzzFeed notes that many on Twitter are joking about names the notoriously edgy couple might eventually choose. Sample: "The name of Grimes and Elon Musk’s baby is going to be exactly what dial-up internet sounds like." Musk has five kids with his ex-wife; this is Grimes' first child. (Read more Elon Musk stories.)

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