By Obiajulu Chiagoziem
Rapper Eve took to her Instagram page to share pictures of her baby bump, announcing that she’s expecting her first child with her husband Maximillion Cooper.
She joyously confirmed her pregnancy while sharing that the due delivery date is in February 2022.
In the picture she shared, Eve cradled her tummy, while sharing her joyous news to with 2.3million followers.
“Can you believe it @mrgumball3000 we finally get to tell everyone!!!!! You all know how long we’v been waiting for this blessing!!!
“We get to meet our lil human February 2022.”
Her husband Maximillion, didn’t fail to repost the star’s pictures and added his own message, while writing “Very excited to share this news… we have a lil human on the way.”
Fans were all marvelled at the joyous news, as they didn’t waste time in sending in their congratulatory messages.
Singer Brandy wrote: “FavEve” and Taraji P. Henson adding: “CONGRATS!!!!”
Eve’s husband Maximillion, has four teenage children from a previous relationship and Eve previously opened up about life as a stepmum to Lotus, 19, Jagger, 17, Cash, 15, and Mini, 13.
She once shared that being a Stepmom to the kids really “grounded her” and made her realise how “amazing” having children can be.
She said: “It’s been now 10 and a half years I’ve been in their lives and they’ve been in my life. They’ve grounded me.
“In the beginning, when I first met my husband, then-boyfriend, I was like, ‘This is never gonna last because you got four kids! How’s this gonna work?'”But then I met the kids and honestly was like ‘Wow, kids are amazing’…
“It did take two or three years to adjust, just our relationship with the kids.
“But I have to say I’m very lucky. I feel very, very lucky that I had my insta-kids – I call them my bonus children!”
She added “I’m really lucky because they are very proud of me. It’s really sweet.
“I do hope they don’t go too far back in the day to listen to certain things.” she concluded
Eve, who is also an actress, and television presenter from Philadelphia, in 1999, released her debut album, Let There Be Eve…Ruff Ryders’ First Lady, which reached number-one on the Billboard 200, making her the third female rapper to accomplish this feat.