Shakira has announced that she is pregnant with her first child to Spanish football boyfriend Gerard Pique.
The 35 year old singer is delighted with the news, and has appeared for the paparazzi looking very radiant.
Shakira's half brother, Edward Mebarak, announced "We're so happy and blessed with the news of the baby. We texted each other, and I've congratulated her. We all feel so happy and so blessed".
Shakira and Gerard, 25, have been dating since April 2011.
Shakira has cancelled up-coming appearances in places such as Vegas, so that she can enjoy this moment, "At this time we have decided to give priority to this unique moment in our lives and postpone all the promotional activities planned over the next few days".
Shakira wrote on her website, "As some of you may know, Gerard and I are very happy, awaiting the arrival of our first baby. I'ld like to thank my fans for their constant love and understanding. Big Kiss! And will see you very soon. Shakira".
The team at Direct2Mum wish all the very best to Shakira and Gerard!