The 37-year- old confirmed she is expecting her first child with her husband, Kenneth Petty on social media on Thursday. The rapper opened up about her cravings during quarantine and tweeted that she would show her baby bump in a couple months.
The Anaconda rapper first hinted she has a bun-in-the-oven when she went on about the cravings she has during lockdown. After a fan asked if she has been cooking during quarantine, Nicki Minaj responded
“absolutely. Steak. Shrimp. Plus my famous cheeseburger so good. Been rlly having red meat cravings then salad cravings with jalapeños. Orderd Chkn nachos that didn’t come w/jalapeños. Who does that? WOW” she wrote of the food variety.
When another follower asked if she has been throwing up in the morning or having to go to the bathroom a lot, she replied
“Lmao, not throwing up. But nausea and peeing non-stop. Omg what do you think this means guy???.oooo” Nicki tweeted.
In another question during her online Questions and Answers, she was asked if she can “post a baby bump pic”
“Yea in a couple months. The world ain’t ready yet” she replied alongside with emojis of happy faces and hearts.
Fans immediately began to speculate the lack of liquor consumption meant she could have been pregnant.
” so are we all invited to the baby shower orrrr what” one follower replied with many other followers agreeing.
Nicki Minaj has long been open in the past with her disire of becoming a mother.
In 2014 she revealed to Vogue Italia ” I have given myself a time limit to take my professional satisfaction. I do not want to work all my life and never experience the joys of the family. It is not time yet” she said
Just the day before Nicki Minaj hints she is pregnant, her ex Meek Mill welcomed the son with his girlfriend, Milan Harris, on Wednesday
The star was thrilled that his son was born on his 33rd birthday. In a noe deleted tweet the rapper wrote ” my girl is with me pregnant watching me tweet about my ex, is very clownish…Ima exit”
Nicki and Meek spilt in 2016 and have been in a longtime feud, since with Nicki Minaj claiming he ” spit on” his own sister earlier this year.
The Philadelphia rapper fired back and called her brother a ” rapist” as just weeks before, Jelani Maraj was sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexual assaulting an 11-year-old girl
But! Remember the only reason that we are here is to congratulate our girl, Nicki Minaj and wish her and her bun-in-the-oven all the best.