updated 09/01/2009 AT 2:20 AM ET
•originally published 09/09/2009 AT 2:20 PM ET
“In the middle of night, the very early hours of September 9, 2009, Sparrow James Midnight Madden was born to Nicole Richie and Joel Madden. He weighs 7 lbs. 14 oz. Nicole, Joel, Harlow and Sparrow are all doing well. Thank you for all of your good wishes,” the couple wrote on Richie’s Web site.
The newborn joins older sister Harlow Winter Kate Madden, born in January 2008.