Beyonce & Jay-Z Debut Blue Ivy!

Posted Saturday February 11, 2012 11:45 AM GMT

Fans have been eagerly awaiting a glimpse at the the bundle of joy since she was born, and now Jay-Z and Beyonce's daughter Blue Ivy Carter has finally made her public debut.

The "Watch the Throne" rapper and his "Run the World" wife excitedly posted the first photos of their newborn to their website on Friday (February 10), hoping to subside the frenzy for the snapshots.

As for the pictures themselves, little Blue Ivy is perfection just moments after birth, sporting a head-full of thick black hair and porcelain-like skin.

New parents Jay and Beyonce are also featured in the photos, both beaming as they cradled their now four-week-old baby girl.

Additionally, the power couple attached a handwritten note with the pics, reading, "We welcome you to share in our joy. Thank you for respecting our privacy during this beautiful time in our lives," signed, "The Carter Family."