“Tremendous Bass” singer and rap queen, Nicki Minaj, is formally pregnant. After months of speculating whether or not or not the rapper was truly anticipating, Nicki took to Instagram on July 20 to announce that she and her husband, Kenneth “Zoo” Petty, are going to be first-time mother and father. She posted three separate photographs by which she was carrying a putting two-piece, and clearly sporting a child bump.
In complete Nicki style, the announcement was monumental and completely extravagant. Keep tuned for every thing we learn about her being pregnant, however first, take a look at the Instagram posts under, and revel with us in Nicki’s pregnant glory.
Rumors of Nicki’s being pregnant first sparked again in Might 2020.
Earlier this 12 months, in a Twitter Q&A, a fan requested if the 37-year-old has been cooking whereas persevering with to self-quarantine amid the present coronavirus pandemic (often known as COVID-19), she responded: “Completely. Steak. Shrimp. Plus my well-known cheeseburgers. So good. Been actually having purple meat cravings then salad cravings with further jalapeños. Ordered Chkn [sic] nachos that didn’t come w/ jalapeños. Who does that? Wow.”
Her response raised a number of purple flags, which led one other particular person to ask if Nicki has been experiencing morning illness, writing, “Are you additionally throwing up in morning and having to go to the lavatory loads?”
The singer replied: “Lmao. No throwing up. However nausea and peeing non cease. Omg what do u assume this implies guys???? Lmaooooooooooo.”
Instantly, followers began requesting child bump photographs, however Ms. Minaj wasn’t prepared for the large reveal simply but. “Yea in a few months,” she tweeted about probably posting a bump pic. “The world ain’t prepared but.”
We’re thrilled Nicki was lastly able to reveal the bump in one of the simplest ways conceivable.
Nicki Minaj has all the time been comparatively open about eager to be a mother.
Nicki and her husband started courting in 2018 and married lower than one 12 months later. She confirmed the rumored nuptial information by way of Instagram, writing: “Onika Tanya Maraj-Petty 10•21•19.”
Earlier than tying the knot, Nicki confronted criticism when she went public along with her now-husband. Kenneth has troubled felony historical past, and followers questioned why the rapper was courting him.
Only a few months after the couple went public with their relationship (February 2019), the “Tremendous Bass” rapper joked about being pregnant on Queen Radio. “I’m pregnant,” she mentioned on air. Nonetheless, she instantly backtracked with amusing, including, “They actually gon’ consider me — my supervisor’s face! He was about to die!”
On the time, she hadn’t confirmed or denied the latest being pregnant rumors, however Nicki had said that she desires to be a mother sooner or later. In a 2015 interview with Cosmopolitan, she predicted: “Ten years from now, I’ll have two youngsters, until my husband desires three.”
She continued, “I might be into my health much more, I’ll cease yo-yo weight-reduction plan, and I will be a housewife with careers that I can run from house. I need to have the ability to cook dinner for my youngsters, bake cookies for them, and watch them develop up. I simply need to be mommy. Take them to highschool, go to the parent-teacher convention, assist them with their homework, and put their work on the fridge.”
We do not have Nicki’s due date but, however evidently, we’re wanting ahead to some unimaginable new mother pics. Each “Barb” and Nicki fan is aware of the photoshoot might be critically epic.