John Legend is every inch the proud dad as he holds his newborn daughter Esti in an adorable snap

John Legend appeared absolutely smitten with his newborn baby girl in a snap shared on his Instagram on Wednesday.

The Ordinary People crooner, 44 – who welcomed Esti Maxine Stephens with his wife Chrissy Teigen, 37, on January 13 – held the child in his arms with a wide smile on his face.

“Our new love,” the Grammy-winning musician – who also shares daughter Luna, six, and son Miles, four, with Teigen – captioned the heartwarming photo.

‘Our new love’: John Legend appeared absolutely in love with his newborn baby girl Esti in a snap shared on his Instagram on Wednesday

The singer – who has been married to Teigen since 2013 – looked comfortable in the snap, wearing a white and black knit turtleneck.

Meanwhile, little Esti was dressed in a pink jumpsuit.

His 15.1 million followers have been charmed by the father-daughter duo, with one calling Esti his “twin”.

Proud parents: The Ordinary People crooner, 44, welcomed Esti with wife Chrissy Teigen, 37, on January 13;  The couple pictured in September 2022

Proud parents: The Ordinary People crooner, 44, welcomed Esti with wife Chrissy Teigen, 37, on January 13; The couple pictured in September 2022

Another fan wrote, “It’s been literally five minutes and already she looks like you man.”

Meanwhile, SNL star Keenan Thompson simply left five red heart emojis.

The day before his wife shared the first close-up of her baby girl’s bouncing face.

The model – who documents her postpartum recovery on social media – took to Instagram on Tuesday afternoon to share an adorable photo of her new baby girl.

First close-up: The day before, his wife shared the first close-up of her baby girl's face bouncing, writing

First close-up: The day before, his wife shared the first close-up of her baby girl’s face bouncing, writing ‘look at you here like a baby’

Baby joy: The proud parents initially announced his gender by sharing a sweet photo showing the baby cuddled by his older siblings: daughter Luna, six, and son Miles, four

Baby joy: The proud parents initially announced his gender by sharing a sweet photo showing the baby cuddled by his older siblings: daughter Luna, six, and son Miles, four

The newborn looked cute as he was wrapped in a gray blanket as she rested her head on her own arm as Chrissy cradled her.

Chrissy captioned the snap to her 40.5 million followers: “look at you here you look like a baby.”

The proud parents also posted a sweet snap showing the baby being cuddled by his older siblings.

Her joy: Legend initially broke the baby news to a crowd, at a private concert;  Photographed at the El Rey Theater in Los Angeles in September 2022

Her joy: Legend initially broke the baby news to a crowd, at a private concert; Photographed at the El Rey Theater in Los Angeles in September 2022

Sharing the baby’s name, the post read, “She’s here!” Esti Maxine Stephens – the house is lively and our family couldn’t be happier.

‘Dad sheds tears of joy every night seeing Luna and Miles so full of love, and I hear you still need diapers with an ac section!? We are in happiness. Thank you for all the love and well wishes – we feel it all!’

The A-list dad has also been spending lots of quality time with the couple’s older children and recently took them to their elementary school’s Lunar New Year party on Friday.

A-list dad: Legend recently spent some quality time with the couple's two older children as he took Miles and Luna to their elementary school's Lunar New Year party on Friday

A-list dad: Legend recently spent some quality time with the couple’s two older children as he took Miles and Luna to their elementary school’s Lunar New Year party on Friday

Legend posted an adorable photo of himself holding hands with Miles and Luna while they were dressed in traditional clothing.

Legend first shared the news during a private concert last Friday night, telling the crowd that he and his wife welcomed “the little baby this morning.”

“What a blessed day,” the singer said, adding that while he “didn’t get much sleep,” he felt “energized” after spending “a lot of time” with Chrissy in the hospital.

Healing: Chrissy touted the benefits of a postpartum wrap on Instagram on Friday, exactly a week after giving birth to her and John's baby girl

Healing: Chrissy touted the benefits of a postpartum wrap on Instagram on Friday, exactly a week after giving birth to her and John’s baby girl

Move along!  Teigen - who has been married to Legend since 2013 - documented her latest pregnancy on social media with numerous updates

Move along! Teigen – who has been married to Legend since 2013 – documented her latest pregnancy on social media with numerous updates

Chrissy announced she was expecting on Instagram in August, posting photos of her blooming baby bump.

The happy news came almost two years after she and John lost their son Jack 20 weeks into her pregnancy. She later revealed that her late son’s death was the result of a life-saving abortion, not a miscarriage as she originally claimed.

She explained that she made the ‘difficult decision’ to terminate the pregnancy after accepting the fact that she and Jack would likely survive.

“Let’s call it that: it was an abortion. A life-saving abortion for a baby who had absolutely no chance. And to be honest, I never, ever put this together until, actually, a few months ago,’ Chrissy confessed, according to THR.

Heartbreak: The happy pregnancy news came almost two years after she and John lost their son Jack 20 weeks into her pregnancy

Heartbreak: The happy pregnancy news came almost two years after she and John lost their son Jack 20 weeks into her pregnancy

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