LIAM AND NICOLE – IT’S A BOY!

Ex-All Saint Nicole gives birth to a boy, Gene Appleton Gallagher...

OASIS star LIAM GALLAGHER and his

girlfriend NICOLE APPLETON have had their first child.

A spokesperson for Oasis confirmed to NME.COM this afternoon (July 2) that the couple had a son earlier today, who they have named Gene Appleton Gallagher.

A statement has been issued, which reads: “Both mother and son are doing very well and the new parents are thrilled at his safe arrival.

“Nicole and Liam appreciate everyone’s good will and best wishes and would like to ask that their privacy and their families’ privacy be respected over the next few weeks.”