US singer Nicki Minaj has welcomed her first child with 42-year-old husband Kenneth Petty.
The ‘Anaconda’ singer gave birth on Wednesday in Los Angeles, according to a report from TMZ.
The site shared that the gender of the child and the name have not yet been made available.
The 37-year-old performer announced in late July she was was ‘preggers’ and has since shared many photos of her baby bump on social media.
To announce her pregnancy, Nicki uploaded a snapshot of herself and Kenneth to her Instagram page on July 20.
In the post, Nicki cradled her full baby belly while dolled up wearing a curly yellow wig, embellished bikini, and sparkling platform heels, writing, ”#Preggers [yellow heart emoji].
Nicki shared a more introspective caption in another post, writing, “Love. Marriage. Baby carriage. Overflowing with excitement & gratitude. Thank you all for the well wishes.”
Rumours that the rapper was expecting a baby have been swirling around since she and Petty wed in 2019.