(August 29, 2011) On Sunday, Beyonce surprised fans with a big announcement during the MTV Video Music Awards. The singer and her husband Jay-Z are expecting their first baby.
Before the show Beyonce clued in reporters by showing off her pregnant belly and saying, “I have a surprise.” Her rep confirmed this to People saying, “I’m happy to say it’s true.”
Later, her fans cheered her on when she revealed the news during her performance of “Love on Top.”
“I want you to stand up on your feet,” she instructed the crowd. “I want you to feel the love that’s growing inside me.” Next, she surprised fans by unbuttoning her jacket and rubbing her pregnant belly.