"The star revealed the exciting news on Instagram on Monday, sharing a snap of her baby bump with the caption "#Preggers". She has since received several congratulatory messages from all her fans and friends alike.
Thousands of people posted tweets under hashtag #Nicki as they talked about her announcement.
The 37-year-old is married to 42-year-old Kenneth "Zoo" Petty, whom she tied the knot with in 2019. "I think I have what I was striving for, just happiness", Minaj previously confessed. I want to make sure I do it in that order.
"The Anaconda hitmaker has had motherhood on her mind for years and back in 2014 she told Complex magazine, "(I fear) I'll become so consumed with work that I'll forget to live my personal life to the fullest.
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"I've made a decision to retire & have my family".
Congrats to Nicki as she welcomes Baby Petty into the world!
The female rapper shared several photos of her baby bump on Instagram which instantly went viral.
She later said in May that she was "throwing up", experiencing "nausea and peeing non-stop", which prompted questions about whether she was pregnant.