When she announced that she gave birth, Barrino explained, “The Elephant is the animal I chose to surround @keziahlondontaylor with because it represents patience, strength, power and remembrance.”
She added that these are “just a few of the qualities that her presence has brought into our lives and this world. We were patient waiting on you to enter this world and we will always remember the strength that it took for me and @salute1st to create something as powerful as your life itself.”
Fantasia/instagram Fantasia Barrino and daughter Keziah
“Happy Birthday to our little Angel 5-23-21 and may God keep and cover you for the rest of your days!” Barrino added.
Maury Phillips/Getty Images Fantasia Barrino and Kendall Taylor
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The American Idol alum announced she was pregnant with Keziah in late November during an Instagram Live session with her husband. The pair also spoke about her problems with fertility.
Then in December, Barrino appeared on The Tamron Hall Show and opened up about her pregnancy journey, sharing that it took her years to conceive naturally. “This is a three-year journey we’ve been on,” she revealed at the time.