Rihanna made the announcement the best way a global celebrity knows how: with a gorgeous maternity pictorial, complete with a jewel-encrusted baby bump hidden behind a pink puffer jacket. She was photographed in Harlem with her partner, A$AP Rocky, confirming allegations that had been circulating among her fans.
Rihanna and A$AP Rocky began dating in the year 2020. Last year, the couple attended the Met Gala together. In a 2021 interview with GQ, Rocky referred to Rihanna as “the love of [his] life.” Rocky also stated in the interview, “I think I’d be an incredible, remarkably, overall amazing dad. I would have a very fly child.”