Paris Bennett Gives Birth To Baby Girl reports ‘American Idol’ season five finalist Paris Bennett gave birth to a baby girl on Monday afternoon in Minneapolis. The girl weighed in at 5 pounds 15 ounces and was given the name Egypt. “I’m so excited to finally see my little angel and man does she have lungs on her I guess she’s gearing up to be the next ‘American Idol’,” Bennett said.

A rep for the singer, who is set to release ‘A Royal Christmas’ on October 14th, tells, “The proud first time mother is doing well and recovering. Paris’ mother Jamecia Bennett and her family is filled with excitement and welcomes their bundle of joy.”

Bennett’s mother told the Minneapolis Star Tribue at the time she announced her pregnancy that the baby’s father “chooses not to be in the public eye.”

Paris Bennett Talks With Minneapolis’ 101.3 KDWB

Paris Bennett, from the fifth season of ‘American Idol’, was in studio with the Dave Ryan in the Morning Show on Friday (January 5) on 101.3 KDWB in Minneapolis to talk about growing up in Minneapolis, what it’s like to suddenly be famous, and her forthcoming debut album ‘Princess P’.

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‘American Idol Finalist Paris Bennett Fielding Offers

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Ann Nesby, grandmother to American Idol constestant Paris Bennett, tells Jawn Murray’s BV Buzz that Paris has several offers on the table. Plus, BV Buzz saw Dave Chappelle at the Kentucky Derby, find out who his special guest was. Plus, another Hollywood couple splits and there’s news on Star Jones Reynolds, Jamie Foxx and Dr. Bobby Jones.

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