Congratulations, rihanna! The Fenty Beauty mogul and popular singer is reportedly expecting her second child. Multiple sources confirmed the news, including a representative from her team, who confirmed with PEOPLE.
The singer first hinted at the news during her performance at the Super Bowl LVII halftime show, where she waved her hand to indicate the reveal. As the 34-year-old opened the show with her hit song “BBHMM,” she rubbed her stomach and sent fans on social media into a frenzy.
Rihanna showed her stomach for the first few seconds she was on screen 🥺 #HalftimeShow pic.twitter.com/E16Cs0KbPp
— Fenty Headlines (@FentyHeadlines) February 13, 2023
Rihanna shares baby bump closeup!
Later that evening, Rihanna shared a close-up photo of her baby bump, confirming the news firsthand.
Rihanna and her boyfriend, rapper A$AP Rocky, already have an 8-month-old son. However, the name of the child is not yet known. This will be the second child for the couple, who seem overjoyed at the upcoming addition to their family.
During their halftime show, friend A$AP Rocky recorded the performance nearby, smiling from ear to ear.
A$AP Rocky loved every minute of @rihanna’s halftime show 😍
(via @NFL) pic.twitter.com/7wgK9HIpbP
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 13, 2023
During a press conference this week, she spoke about the impact motherhood had on her decision to appear on the Super Bowl Halftime Show, and shared that being a mother gives her the confidence to take on any challenge.
When you become a mom, something just happens that makes you feel like you can take on the world, you can do anything.”
She added, “And the Super Bowl is one of the greatest stages in the world…it’s important for me to do that this year. It’s important for representation, it’s important for my son to see that.”