Pop star Ella Chen wishes to have baby girl

Taiwanese pop star Ella Chen, of female pop trio S.H.E., and her Malaysian businessman husband, Mr Alvin Lai
PHOTO: The Star/Asia News Network

Guang Ming Daily reported that Taiwanese pop star Ella Chen, who married Malaysian businessman Alvin Lai, wished to have a baby girl.

Chen, 36, who has a three-month-old baby boy, said she would have to wait for sometime before planning for another baby.

The singer and Lai took their first child back to Melaka to visit the baby's grandparents recently.

Pregnant Ella Chen says she will be a fun-loving, crazy mum

  • Taiwanese singer Ella Chen welcomed her first child, a baby boy, with her husband
  • According to Apple Daily Taiwan, the 35-year-old had a water birth and was accompanied by her husband and S.H.E. bandmates of 16 years Selina and Hebe.
  • Chen's record company HIM International Music confirmed the good news, thanking fans for their well-wishes and saying that mother and child are doing well.
  • Taiwanese pop star, Ella Chen, who is married to Malaysian businessman Alvin Lai, may be expecting a baby boy.
  • The couple had not announced the baby's gender but based on the gifts received from Taiwanese rock band Power Station during the Spring Wave Music and Art Festival in Guangzhou, China, the baby is believed to be a boy.
  • The performance is said to be Chen's last before her delivery.
  • The 35-year-old Chen married Lai in Malacca in 2012.
  • She announced that she is three months pregnant last month.
  • The singer shared her news in dribs and drabs, starting with photos she posted on Facebook and Weibo that showed herself and her husband, Malaysian businessman Alvin Lai, brandishing positive pregnancy test sticks.
  • She wrote: "With my personality that can't hide anything, I really had a hard time holding this back!!!"
  • She said she had to wait till things were "stable" to make her announcement, which went: "I want to tell you loudly, I'm pregnant!"
  • Her bandmate Selina Jen said on Facebook: "I'm going to cry! I'm an aunt!"
  • She said she discovered her pregnancy on Aug 21, after using two tests. Then she got two more for her bandmates Jen and Hebe Tien to share her joy with them the next day, when they were filming an advertisement.
  • Chen married Lai in 2012. Speaking of his impending fatherhood at age 40, she said: "He has a feeling of 'Finally, it's my turn'."
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