Beyonce with daughter Blue Ivy Carter in photo posted on Jay-Z's Life + times blog
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It seems Beyoncé and Jay-Z didn’t feel the need to sell the first photos of their new baby, Blue Ivy, to the highest-bidding tabloid. Instead, to the joy of fans across the world, the power couple took to popular content-sharing site Tumblr to reveal their joyful addition to the family.

Check out all the photos of adorable baby Blue below:

Photo of Jay-Z and Beyonce's daughter Blue Ivy Carter posted on Jay-Z's Life + Times blog
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Blue Ivy Carter, Jay-Z and Beyonce's Baby photo 4
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Jay-Z with daughter Blue Ivy Carter. Photos posted on Jay-Z's Life + Times site
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'The Carter Family' even posted a hand-written note to fans (and press) welcoming us all to share in their 'joy'. With 'Blue Ivy' trending worldwide again Friday on Twitter , it's safe to say we definitely are!

Note from Jay-Z and Beyonce about Blue Ivy Carter
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