Shakira Reveals She Is Expecting A Baby Boy
Colombian singing sensation Shakira has revealed that the baby she is expecting with her footballer boyfriend Gerard Pique is a boy.
Shakira announced the news to her fans on German TV network RTL, after finding out the gender of her unborn baby when she had a routine scan.
She gushed: “Yes, it’s going to be a boy! This guy (boyfriend Pique) is the best thing that ever happened to me in my whole life and now we are having a baby!”
Despite only announcing the news that she is expecting two weeks ago, Shakira already has high expectations for her son.
The singer who is currently supporting the construction of a new school in Cartagena, Colombia expressed her desire to get her son heavily involved in her charity work when he’s born, revealing: “When the baby is born, I’ll take him with me on charity trips. He shall learn that he is able to change the world.”
Shakira, who is the founder of the Barefoot Foundation, which helps children living in poverty across the world, is a widely acknowledged for her charitable work, so it’s no surprise she wants her child to continue her legacy.
Meanwhile, Barcelona FC star Gerard, is sure to be happy at the news he will be welcoming a baby boy, who can step into his footballer boots.
The pair will raise, the baby in their newly purchased family home, close to Gerard’s training grounds, in Esplugues de Liobregat, Barcelona.
Article By Victoria Beckett