For months now, Beyoncé fans around the world have thought that the superstar mom-to-be and husband Jay-Z would be expecting the arrival of the their baby in February 2012. But in recent video posted by Beyoncé, fans learned that couple’s daughter will be actually be arriving in December.
When Beyoncé revealed her baby bump at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards in August, many believed that the singer was only three months pregnant. But in a recent behind-the-scenes clip from her “Countdown” video shoot in September, Beyoncé holds up an issue of The New York Daily News with her on the cover and mocks her infamous fake baby bump accusations. But more importantly, Beyoncé reveals that she is six months pregnant at the time of the video shoot.
“Hello, it’s Sept. 23. ‘Oh baby! Oh baby! Oh baby! Oh baby!’ That was the cover of the Daily News. Right now, I’m actually shooting the video for ‘Countdown’ and I’m six months pregnant, pretending that my stomach is flat in body suits. But thank God you can’t really tell from the front, but when I turn to the side … oh baby! Oh baby!” said Beyoncé.
Thanks to Beyoncé’s revelation, fans now know that she and Jay’s baby was conceived in March and will be born sometime around the Christmas holiday. We can’t think of a better Christmas gift for the couple. And while this is definitely joyous news for the couple and fans alike, check out seven other celebrity pregnancies that made headlines. –nicholas robinson