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On this segment of ESSENCE Live, Kelly Rowland expresses the joy of raising her baby boy, Titan Jewell Witherspoon.

SHOW TRANSCRIPT

[BLANK_AUDIO] A mother's love for her son, for, I think, for me, just of course I have a boy first. Mm-hm. For her son is undeniable Example. Like a girlfriend of mine, of course, she has a little girl. And she loves her little baby girl. I think just, you don't realize how incredibly tight that bond is till you lock eyes with your baby. And then you're just overwhelmed with all of this Emotion and love, and you care for somebody so much. So I think you know it, but you don't realize the magnitude of it. The first time Titan said, I love you mama. Aww. I literally went into the kitchen and was like, [SOUND]. [LAUGH] [INAUDIBLE] I was like, I would do anything for you. I would do anything. I was just so emotional, because that's literally how you feel. And now I know how parents feel about Us, is our babies, so yeah, it's quite a connection. [BLANK_AUDIO]