Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban
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A delighted Keith Urban
is expressing his and Nicole Kidman
's baby joy on the World Wide Web.
Shortly after the birth announcement was made, the singer released a statement on his Web site
: "Earlier this morning Nic gave birth to our beautiful baby girl, Sunday Rose Kidman Urban. We want to thank everybody that has kept us in their thoughts and prayers. We feel very blessed and grateful that we can share this joy with all of you today."
The couple welcomed their daughter
early Monday morning in Nashville. A spokesman for the couple tells PEOPLE, "Mother and baby are very well." –Steve Helling