It's a Girl! Beyonce popped yesterday! Hip hop royalty has a new princess: Blue Ivy Carter (papa Jay-Z's real name is Shawn Carter). Congrats to Bey and Jay. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9-n3Ydy7ras Posted on January 8, 2012 by Lisa Brown and filed under Announcements, Birthdays and tagged Beyonce Ivy Blue Carter Jay-Z.