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Kandi Burruss' first son is named Ace Wells Tucker

By RODNEY HO/ rho@ajc.com, originally filed Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Kandi Burruss of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" had her baby today with her husband Todd Tucker.

According to People magazine:

“Todd and I have been waiting so long for his delivery and he is so very perfect,” Burruss, 39, tells PEOPLE.

Their “bouncing baby boy” arrived at 8:42 a.m., weighing in at 7 lbs., 6 oz.

UPDATE: Kandi gave E! the name of her boy: Ace Wells Tucker.

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"We named our beautiful baby boy Ace because I wanted something unique," she told E! News. "When he becomes school age, hopefully he won't have to worry about another person in the class having his name."

Burruss also has a 13-year-old daughter Riley from a previous relationship.

On the show, which is a few months behind, Burruss is very pregnant but appears to be doing well. She even shot a video at six months pregnant and hid it well.

Todd Tucker and Kandi Burruss in 2014. CREDIT: Rodney Ho/ rho@ajc.com

The photo she posted on her website:

Kandi Burruss baby

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