Jessica Simpson has given birth to a baby girl named Maxwell Drew Johnson.

“We are so grateful for the love, support and prayers we have received. This has been the greatest experience of our lives!” Jessica wrote on her website.

Before the official announcement, it was being widely reported Jessica and her partner Eric Johnson were spotted checking into an LA hospital with Simpson’s mum, Tina, sister, Ashlee, and Johnson’s parents.

Baby Maxwell weighed 9 lbs. 13 ounces. (About 4.4 kilograms. )

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in other baby news, Katherine Heigl adopted her second child, Giuliana Rancic and her husband Bill announced they were expecting a baby via a gestational surrogate  and did you see the video of Jessica Simpson’s baby shower?

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