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Congratulations to singer Ciara and her husband, Russell Wilson – the couple are expecting their first child together!

Ciara and her NFL star hubby took to social media to share the exciting pregnancy news, with the singer using her birthday to make the announcement that she’s pregnant.

She wrote: “On this special birthday I received an abundance of love from friends and family…and I’m excited to finally share one of the greatest gifts of all that god could give.”

Russell wrote on Twitter: “The greatest blessing of all. Forever grateful. #BabyWilsonOnTheWay.”

He later tweeted: “’Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart…’ Jeremiah 1:5 NIV.”

Ciara has a two-year-old son from a previous relationship with rapper Future. Ciara and Russell were married in July this year.

Miranda Mendelson has a bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies from California State University, Northridge with a minor in Women’s Studies. She is an owner/partner in BabyNames.com and daughter of founder Jennifer Moss.

Miranda is a long-time beauty influencer and entrepreneur, authoring her own blog, SlashedBeauty.com.