Singer Masaharu Fukuyama and actress Kazue Fukiishi have announced that their first child together has been born.
The couple's announced was made through Fukuyama's fan club site on December 22. The date of birth and the child's sex was not revealed.
Fukuyama stated that both mother and child are safe and healthy. He also shared that he cried tears of joy upon witnessing the birth of his first child.
"When I first heard [the baby's] voice, when I saw the body, I was in tears. I'm crying again writing these sentences," Fukuyama said.
Fukuyama and Fukiishi have been married since September of 2015.