(July 12, 2011) Jewel gave birth to a son on Monday evening in Texas, her rep told People.com. Jewel and husband Ty Murray welcomed Kase Townes Murray on 7pm CST. The newborn weighed in at 7 lbs., 6 oz.
Jewel, who had struggled to conceive, told People, “"Ty and I are so pleased to welcome our new baby boy into the world. We are overcome with happiness – it really is as great as everyone told us it would be – better even!"