NEW YORK: Singer, billionaire, and beauty and lingerie mogul Rihanna, whose real name is Robyn Fenty, is expecting a baby with her boyfriend rapper A$AP Rocky, whose real name is Rakim Mayers.
The couple was snapped in photos walking around the rapper’s home neighborhood of Harlem in New York City.
Rihanna has been linked to A$AP since January 2020.
In photos shared on Monday, Rihanna at 33 years, bared her growing bump with pride while taking a stroll with the 33-year-old rapper putting his arm around her.
This will be Rihanna’s first child.
Speculation of the singer’s pregnancy has been growing on social media for the past few weeks – however, the couple has not publicly addressed the pregnancy, nor have they shared their due date.
The soon-to-be-parents were friends for years before dating and have collaborated in the past.
In reaction to Rihanna’s pregnancy, several celebrities have congratulated the artist passionate texts on social media.
Nicki personally took to Instagram and Facebook to express her excitement, she wrote: “So happy for you mama. Conquered the world already. Given so much. Nothing left to prove. You deserve your own little gift now. Different level of joy that money can’t buy.”
Also quick to congratulate the singer was Cardi B, who shared the new pics of the pair on her Instagram story.
“OMG!!!! Congrats @badgalriri, she wrote.”