Testolini also worked with nonprofit organizations including Youth CARE and United Communities Against Poverty. They met in Minneapolis while she was working for the charity Love4One Another and lived together in Toronto. The singer and his wife, Manuela Testolini, welcomed their second child on Sunday, July 13, his rep confirms exclusively to Us Weekly. PHOTOS: Shirtless dads The little tot has an adorable dimple on her right cheek and was given the middle name "Luna" because she was born on the night of a supermoon, the rep tells Us.
"Manuela is truly proving to be the world's best mother," Benet told Us at the time.
"She is so attentive, nurturing and loving." PHOTOS: Celeb baby names revealed Benet—who was married to Halle Berry for four years until their split in 2005—is also dad to daughter India, 23, from a previous relationship.
Prince shut R&B crooner Eric Benet out of the Essence Black Women in Music pre-Grammy event in Hollywood because Benet is engaged to his ex-wife, Manuela Testolini, sources told Page Six.
The event Tuesday night at Playhouse in Hollywood honored Grammy-nominated singer Janelle Monae.
The love we shared, the music he made and our life together is forever engraved in my heart. I am heartbroken beyond words.” The pair met when Testolini worked at Prince's charitable organization.
The Purple One had a reputation as a "silent angel," quietly donating to many charities."Philanthropy brought us together and it was Prince who encouraged me to start my own charity over 10 years ago," Testolini continued.
PHOTOS: Famous celeb dads and daughters The couple's daughter, Amoura Luna, arrived (with a full head of hair! PHOTOS: Celeb baby names — their meanings Us broke news in March that Benet, 47, and Testolini, 37, were expecting their second child together.
The couple welcomed daughter Lucia Bella in December 2011.
Her work focuses on access to education and empowerment for underprivileged children, particularly girls.