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Celebrities Who Announced Pregnancies In 2024 (So Far)

It’s March, and the celebrity baby announcements are already pouring in. Whether they’re in music or sports, some of our faves have shared their exciting news in beautiful ways that are touching and full of love. Some are simply adding a new baby to their already big family while others are having their first child, with one celeb having twins.

Celeb Pregnancy Announcements of 2024

Below is a list of celebrity pregnancy announcements in 2024, so read on and join us as we anticipate the arrival of the little ones. This list will be updated as new pregnancy announcements drop throughout the year.

Celebrities Who Announced Their Pregnancies in 2024 So Far

Ayesha Curry and Steph Curry

Congrats are in order for Ayesha Curry and Steph Curry who have another addition joining their family. The restauranteur and cookbook author showcased her baby bump on the cover of her magazine, Sweet July, for The Village Issue. This will be the Curry’s 4th child.

Gabourey Sidibe and Brandon Frankel

Gabourey Sidibe is having twins! The Empire actress revealed the surprising news on Instagram with a photo of her alongside her husband, Brandon Frankel. “I’m pregnant! We thought it was time to give our cats some responsibility so we’re giving them each a baby to take care of! Double the babies,double the cats, double the fun!! Twin Delivery coming soon! Twinty Twinty Four!!,” she wrote.

Bria Anderson and Tim Anderson

Wife of MLB free agent Tim Anderson and founder of Millennial Mom, Bria Anderson, is now pregnant with her third child. While she hasn’t made an official announcement, she posted a compilation video on her Instagram, which showed her and friends cradling her baby bump.

Martica "Fat" Nwigwe and Tobe Nwigwe

Married singing collaborators Martica aka "Fat " and Tobe Nwigwe are expanding their family once again. Tobe shared a photo on his Instagram revealing that his wife was pregnant with their fifth child. "happy pregnantines day. round 5. #thefinale," he wrote.

Kali Uchis and Don Toliver

Musical couple Kali Uchis and Don Toliver revealed in January that they were welcoming their first child together. The R&B singers made the shared announcement on their perspective Instagram pages with a heartwarming video showing Kali's baby bump, their pregnancy journey as well as clips of them when they were both kids. The caption read, “Starting our family❤️🩹 don’t take too long to get here little pooks, mom & dad can’t wait to share our life with you.”

Deiondra Sanders and Jacquees

Deiondra Sanders took to Instagram in early March to announce her pregnancy with a transparent caption around some controversy surrounding her relationship with R&B crooner Jacquees. In her caption, she assured spectators that her pregnancy wasn't planned but it is a "divine blessing." "I’m not having my baby to keep a man. I am having my baby for all the times I was told I wouldn’t be able to," she wrote.

"I’m having my baby for the 4 myomectomy surgeries I have had. I am having my baby for all the years I stayed on birth control even though it gave me breast tumors. I’m having my baby for all the Doctors that told me I wouldn’t make it out the first trimester. I’m having a baby for the 7 current fibroids that surrounds my uterus to this day."

Deiondra is the daughter of retired NFL player turned football coach Deion Sanders who publicly showed his support for her and her decision.

Draya Michele and Jalen Green

Draya Michele announced her pregnancy on International Women's Day accompanied by a series of maternity photos on Instagram. She has been romantically linked to NBA star Jalen Green, who at 22, is nearly two decades her junior, a fact that sparked some backlash shortly after her announcement. The couple are expecting a girl. "We are overjoyed to share our love for you, little girl. I’m am excited to speak words to the daughter I never thought I’d have," her caption read.

"We are anxious about your arrival, but take your time — this world can be tough. But know you are being brought into a space of love, security, and adornment."

Vanessa Hudgens and Cole Tucker


Mama-to-be @Vanessa Hudgens and @JulesHough at the #Oscars #redcarpet #justforvariety

Newly married Vanessa Hudgens and Cole Tucker have a lot to celebrate, including expanding their family in 2024. Vanessa announced her first pregnancy at the 96th Academy Awards. The High School Musical alum revealed the sweet news while donning a form-fitting black long-sleeved gown as she walked the red carpet and later rocked a more revealing look in a sheer black number that showcased her very prominent baby bump. This will be the couple's first child together.

Kash Doll and Tracy T

Rapper Kash Doll announced that she is expecting baby number two with her boyfriend Tracy T. The BMF actress shared the news on Instagram on her birthday. "It’s my birthday and God bless me with another one!!! This birthday is special bc I’m sharing it with my last child 🥹so no drinks, no snatch waist, no outside but listen y’all I’m so grateful and blessed to b in the position I’m in i wouldn’t trade my hand with no oneee!! ❤️🤰🏾," she wrote.

Joie Chavis and Trevon Diggs

Joie Chavis is having a baby with Dallas Cowboys cornerback Trevon Diggs. The choreographer made the surprising reveal on Instagram in a video showcasing her baby bump. She and the NFL star reportedly have been dating since 2022, and this will be his fourth child and Joie's third. Joie shares 12-year-old daughter Shai with Bow Wow and 5-year-old son Hendrix with Future.

Brittney Griner and Cherelle T. Griner

Phoenix Mercury player Brittney Griner and her wife attorney Cherelle T. Griner are expanding their family. The proud parents-to-be announced their pregnancy news on Instagram with an ultrasound of their bundle of joy who will be arriving earth side this July. "Can't believe we're less than three months away from meeting our favorite human being," their caption read.

Candiace Dillard Bassett and Chris Bassett

Following her decision to "take a break" from The Real Housewives of Potomac, 37-year-old Candiace Dillard Bassett has some exciting baby news! The singer announced she is pregnant with her first child with Chris Bassett, 46. Candiace and Chris' journey to conceive was explored in some of her later seasons of the Bravo franchise with the couple ultimately deciding to do IVF. "It's been weird, but also really wonderful, I think, to keep it kind of to ourselves to this point. ... It's just been, like, kind of quietly just growing a bun," Candiace shared with Entertainment Tonight of her pregnancy.

After months of pregnancy rumors, Ashanti finally confirmed that she is having her first child with Nelly and not only that, they are engaged. The "Baby" singer made the cute reveal in an Instagram video that also featured her mom and manager, Tina Douglas. In the video, Ashanti is seen getting ready backstage for a concert. Her mom asks the Grammy artist, "How much time you need?" To which Ashanti responded, "Imma need about nine months."

Ashanti talked about this new chapter in her life to Essence. “This new year of my life is such a blessing full of love, hope, and anticipation,” she said. “Motherhood is something that I have looked forward to, and sharing this with my family, fiancé, and loyal fans, who have been so supportive of my career, is an amazing experience.”

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