Chance the Rapper is expecting his second child with longtime girlfriend and recent wife Kirsten. The two share one daughter together already.
The couple just got married a week ago. On Thursday, the rapper took to his social media to write, “We pregnant again, its a girl. JESUS CHRIST. WE LOVE YOU, GOD” He shared the message via a screenshot posted on his phone’s Note app. He captioned the image, “New baby droppin September.”
Chance and Kirsten had their daughter together in 2015 and got married in a civil ceremony on December 27, 2018, according to The Chicago Tribune. They celebrated with family and friends on Saturday at the Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach, California. Kirsten wore an Alma gown to mark their special day. Celebrities like Kim Kardashian West, Kanye West, Dave Chappelle, and Kirk Franklin attended the wedding.
Before the wedding, Chance revealed how he met Kirsten when he was only 9 years old at a party at his mother’s office where Kirsten performed a Destiny’s Child routine. He wrote on Twitter, “I knew I was gonna marry that girl. Sixteen years later it’s happening. This wknd is the time, and the place is my wedding. I’m gonna dance with my wife because this is my destiny.”
The two began dating in 2013 an then broke up in 2016 after welcoming their daughter in 2015. The pair reconciled later and the rapper proposed on July 4, 2018, at a family barbecue. After winning the new artist Grammy award in 2017, Chance thanked Kirsten and Kensli in his speech. He said, “I wanna thank God for my mother and my father who’ve supported me since I was young. For Kirsten, for Kensli, for all of Chicago.”
He also gave her a nod in an Instagram post, in which he wrote, “From the beginning beginning to the end end. You are my oldest and best friend. You are responsible for everyone [sic] of the most wonderful things in my life. I’m forever grateful that God made me find you, and even more grateful that you made me find God. Forever and ever babe.”
The baby is due in September.