Kings of Leon’s Matthew Followill Welcomes a Son

Matthew Followill

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updated 05/09/2011 AT 1:00 PM ET

originally published 05/09/2011 AT 2:05 PM ET

There’s a new little king in the Followill family.

Kings of Leon guitarist Matthew Followill and wife Johanna Bennett welcomed their first child, son Knox Cameron Patrick Followill, on Friday, April 22, a rep for the band confirms to PEOPLE.

Knox was born in Nashville, Tenn., at 1:02 p.m. and weighed in at 6 lbs., 10 oz.

“Mother, father and baby are happy and healthy and doing well!” the rep said in a statement.


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