Is Beyoncé pregnant with baby number two? The singer has sparked speculation that she is expecting once again after she shared an Instagram photo that appeared to hint at a possible baby bump.
In the photo, Beyoncé is seen buried in sand with a big bump on her stomach. The 33-year-old singer, who is currently on a family holiday with and Jay Z and Blue Ivy in Thailand, smiles for the camera in the snap shared with her 23.6 million Instagram followers.
Fans questioned whether the photo was the Flawless singer’s way of announcing her pregnancy: “STOP EVERYTHING, is Beyoncé pregnant again?!?!? I’m DYING” wrote one fan, while another tweeted: “Beyoncé!! Pregnant!! My emotions can’t handle it!!”
The mother-of-one famously announced her first pregnancy at the MTV VMAs in August 2011 as she posed on the red carpet cradling a small baby bump. Her daughter Blue Ivy turned three in January, and the proud mother shared a photo of their celebrations which included a Frozen themed ice sculpture and rainbow coloured birthday cake.
Beyoncé has spoken openly about her joy at being a mother, and previously told Oprah Winfrey that she felt “complete” after having her daughter.
“My story did not feel complete and I didn’t know why but… after I gave birth I looked at my diaries and everything made sense,” she said. “Everything just completely connected and I said now I know who I am… I wasn’t complete before my daughter.”
Jay Z was reported to have hinted that his wife was pregnant with their second child during the first Paris show from their On the Run tour in September.
According to Radar Online, the rapper changed the lyrics in his song Beach is Better to include the words, “cause she pregnant with another one”.