Lil’ Kim has announced that she is pregnant with her first child!
Kim revealed her large baby bump at The Blonds fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on Wednesday (February 12) in New York City.
The diminutive hip hop diva let her bump do the talking as she was carried by a burly bodyguard from her car, showing off her new physique at the event in New York.
Her friend Perez Hilton appeared to confirm the news as he posted a picture with the star, and tweeted: 'Me and a very PREGNANT #LilKim at #TheBlonds show. Congrats, boo!!'
“I’m so excited! I’m a few months along, I can’t wait to be a mom!” Lil’ Kim told Us Weekly.
After the show, Lil’ Kim took the mic at the after party at Gilded Lily to announce that she’s expecting.
“I’m a mom, but I can turn it up a little! I’m still going to work,” Lil’ Kim added. “I’m still going to be hardcore. The baby has made me even more of a beast!” She then broke out into her song “Lighters Up”.
It wasn't long before fans took to Twitter to comment on the pictures, congratulating the star on her happy news.
Kim's friend Tamar Braxton congratulated her on Twitter 'Awwwww congrats @LilKim on your little one'.
Kim's boyfriend, Mr Papers, posted on Twitter that the name of their child will be Royal.