Admitting that he'd happily be more involved in her son's life, he also discussed having more children with Lauren Silverman, 39. 

 

And as a relatively new cool warm jackets to pnly son 3-year-old Eric, he revealed he would be happy for their children to have play dates, relating to her joy at being a new parent.

 

'Cheryl seems in a good place. Having gone through it myself it is quite nerve racking, but this is going to be the making of her. From people I know who have been with her, apparently she's ecstatic so I'm happy for her.'

 

And Simon hasn't ruled out having more kids, explaining: 'Would I like more babies? I don't make that decision, as you know these things happen.'

 

The music mogul opens up on his close bond with his son Eric, after initially admitting he struggled to get close to his first child when he was born.

 

And it seems little Eric is taking after his dad as Simon jokes that the tot already has 'a charm with the ladies' and has told his dad he currently has five girlfriends. 

 

Simon's revelation about Cheryl comes as her entire pregnancy and later baby joy was shrouded with secrecy.

 

The former Girls Aloud singer announced the birth of the couple's baby son on March 25, as she revealed they were yet to name the tot although felt 'overwhelming happiness' at the arrival of their third family member. 

 

Cheryl and Liam initially met when he was an aspiring singer auditioning on The X Factor, where she was on the judge panel before they later struck up a romantic relationship at the start of 2016.

 

The couple have kept their romance relatively quiet and never publicly confirmed the pregnancy until Cheryl stepped out in a tight dress in December while debuting her eye-popping bump. 

 

Still remaining quiet on the happy new chapter in her life, the stunning star made the coy addition to her social media account in a move which no doubt delighted fans. 

 

Liam has also used his social media to give subtle hints at their happy existence as in September when he changed his Twitter bio to: 'The happiest man alive' - adding to mounting La Femme 19510 Navy Hot Sale Strapless Sequins Short Homecoming Dresses at the time that Cheryl was with child. 

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His Instagram bio is also an inclination at their lives together as it simply reads: 'Happy', while the only person he follows of the photosharing site is the Fight For This Love singer. 

 

Cheryl and Liam confirmed the birth of their son on Saturday March 25, ahead of a family-filled Mother's Day on the Sunday.

 

The Geordie singer wrote shared a snap of her beau Liam cradling the newborn, writing: 'On Wednesday 22nd March Liam and I became parents to an incredibly beautiful, healthy baby boy, weighing 7lb 9 and looking like a dream.'

 

'Although he still doesn't have a name he is already stealing hearts. We are all madly in love and overwhelmingly happy with our little arrival.'

 

'Happy Mother's Day to all the mothers around the world. A day that now has a different meaning to me forever.'

 

Liam then took to his own Instagram to share the same snap, writing a touching tribute to Cheryl beside the same candid image.

 

'My close friends and family know there are very few times when I'm left speechless... wow!', he wrote.

 

'I'm incredibly happy to welcome our new baby boy into the mens denali fleece jacket , it's a moment that I will never forget for the rest of my life and my favourite memory I have so far.'

 

'I'm completely in awe of his incredible mother and how she has been the whole way through this, she's really made my dreams come true.

 

'We haven't named him yet but he's already capturing hearts including mine. I feel very blessed,' the besotted One Direction singer gushed.