It was a Destiny’s Childbirth to recollect.
While welcoming her second son in January, “Independent Women” co-singer Kelly Rowland had former bandmates Beyoncé, 39, and Michelle Williams, 41, to digitally depend upon for ethical assist.
“We had our family join on Zoom,” Rowland, 40, told People of giving birth to her and husband Tim Weatherspoon’s now-3-month-old child, Noah Jon, on Jan. 21.
She and Weatherspoon, 40, married in May 2014 and share 6-year-old son Titan Jewell.
“[Beyoncé and Williams] were able to see Noah come into the world. It was beautiful,” the Grammy-winner stated.
Rowland, Beyoncé and Williams had been the members of ’90s girl group Destiny’s Child on the top of the band’s fame.
During the early 2000s, the R&B collective skyrocketed to worldwide fame with chart-toppers like “Say My Name,” “Survivor” and “Cater 2 U.”
But as a result of COVID considerations amid the pandemic, Rowland’s “Bootylicious” besties — whom she lauded as “awesome, awesome, awesome, awesome aunts” to her boys — had been unable to attend the birth in individual.
Beyoncé’s mom, Tina Knowles-Lawson, 67, and Weatherspoon’s mother, Jackie, additionally dialed in to witness Noah’s birth through Zoom. (Rowland’s mom, Doris Rowland Garrison, died of a coronary heart assault in December 2014 at 66.)
But as quickly because it was secure for Beyoncé and Williams — whom Rowland known as her “sisters” — to satisfy child Noah in individual, the “Bills, Bills, Bills” boomers booked it to the newborn boy’s crib.
“The girls were literally over here at the house just recently, and when they met the baby, it was like another part of my heart just … Being able to share space with Michelle and Bey is truly a gift,” Rowland told Entertainment Tonight in February.
“I’m just so grateful for them, and they are a highlight of my life,” added the teary-eyed “Motivation” singer. “Not professionally, but our friendship and our sisterhood — you’re going to make me cry.”
Rowland went on to say that the platinum-selling success she realized alongside Beyoncé and Williams doesn’t evaluate to their unbreakable bond.
“I always say with Destiny’s Child, the singing together and winning awards and everything like that is great,” she famous.
“But the friendship that we share still to this day … I can’t even tell you.”
The “Say My Name” singers offered greater than 60 million data worldwide earlier than taking an indefinite sabbatical as a bunch act in 2005.
Each went on to have a profitable solo music profession — most notably Beyoncé, who earned the title as the most Grammy Award-winning woman in history final month.