The X Factor head honcho Simon Cowell has just become a father with his girlfriend Lauren Silverman. It was rumored while she was pregnant that he would name their son after himself, but as it turns out, that is not the case. The music mogul and his girlfriend have decided to name their son Eric Cowell. Cute name, right?
After Eric’s birth in New York, Simon shared several black and white photos of him and the baby on his official Twitter account. In the above photo, he said, “I never knew how much love and pride I would feel.”
Simon shared his first words to his son Eric Philip Cowell. He told the baby, “I’ve waited all my life for you.”
For this photo, he showed the tot sleeping next to some stuffed animals. He captioned the picture, “Eric’s new friends.”
He tweeted, “The last three days have been incredible. Eric Lauren squiddly and diddly all happy.”
Isn’t Eric a cutie pie?