Kanye West made the announcement during his concert in Atlantic City Sunday evening.
The rapper, in mid-song paused and said, “Stop the music and make noise for my baby mama.”
Kim also issued a statement on her website on Monday, writing, “It’s true!! Kanye and I are expecting a baby. We feel so blessed and lucky and wish that in addition to both of our families, his mom and my dad could be here to celebrate this special time with us. Looking forward to great new beginnings in 2013 and to starting a family. Happy New Year!!! Xo.”
After Kanye’s concert announcement, several fans tweeted about the pregnancy along with the Kardashian klan.
Khloe Kardashian tweeted:
“Keeping secrets is hard with so many family members! Especially when you are so freaking excited!!!! Love is everything!!!!”
Although Kim is still technically married to Kris Humphries, her pregnancy is happy news to Kim, Kanye and their families.
Congratulations Kim and Kanye!