American rap star, Nicki Minaj has announced she is expecting her first child with husband Kenneth Petty.
The singer made the disclosure on Monday via a series of photos on her Instagram page.
The 37-year-old star wrote alongside her photos: “Love. Marriage. Baby carriage. Overflowing with excitement & gratitude.”
This will be her first child with husband Kenneth Petty, who she wed in October 2019. The couple had earlier obtained a marriage license in July 2019, months before officially announcing the news.
Before Petty, Minaj had previously been in a relationship with Meek Mill – they however broke up in 2017.
See her photos and reactions from fans congratulating the singer:
NICKI IS REALLY PREGNANT. MY HEART. shes gonna be such a good mom. i’m so happy she’s getting her family.
— ✭a (@arii) July 20, 2020
congrats to Tom Holland and Nicki Minaj on their new baby pic.twitter.com/ydDKKeDfco
— ミ☆| Holy Era (@tomscvm) July 20, 2020
Followed Nicki’s whole career from the Come Up DVD. So to see everything come full circle for her in the time frame she set for herself, havin everything she said she’d have… beautiful and rare. Me next
— (@HoneyGuwop) July 20, 2020
It was Iggy, then Katy, now Nicki . We are being BLESSED with babies
— NickTheBarbie (@onikasleezee) July 20, 2020
Nicki pictures are different I’m not just saying that cuz I love her it’s just true her pregnancy shoot stand out
— Da Juvvyyy (@HollyJinsui) July 20, 2020
— Still Beautiful (@SophiaC84758487) July 20, 2020
I wish Nicki a safe and pleasant pregnancy
— tunmi (@tunmi__) July 20, 2020
OMG Congratulations to @NICKIMINAJ you are glowing and beautiful !!! I hope we get to see the baby when she come !! yes I am guessing it is a girl from all that pink !!
— Rikab601 (@rikab601) July 20, 2020
very sweet of nicki minaj to make all these female idols her baby’s aunties
— ً (@flwryul) July 20, 2020