Christian Singer Announces He and Wife Expecting Baby Shortly After Tying the Knot, Reveals Gender

March 14, 2019Mar 14, 2019

There's more good news for Chance the Rapper, who tied the knot on Saturday, March 9. In a beautiful ceremony, he married his longtime girlfriend Kirsten Corley.

Now, On March 14, the rapper announced that he and Corley are expecting their second child together. He shared the amazing news with a text post on Instagram. 

He wrote, "We pregnant again. Its a girl. Jesus Christ, we love you, God." 

Last weekend, the 25-year-old hip-hop star and Corley said "I do" at the Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach, California, reported PEOPLE. Their wedding was attended by a star-studded group of people including Kim Kardashian West, Kanye West, and gospel singer Kirk Franklin.

Corley stunned in a strapless gown Galia Lahav. The groom also donned a white tux.

Chance, who was born Chancelor Jonathan Bennett, shared a few photos from the wedding. He also revealed that these are the outtakes, and there are even better photos coming.

“These photos came from some lames. Wait til u see the official ones,” he wrote.

He also shared a sweet shot of him with his friends. He wrote, "Me and the men who mentored me."

According to the Chicago Tribune, the couple has been married since December 27. They had a civil ceremony at the Cook County clerk's office.

In a post earlier last week, Chance revealed how he met his wife. The couple met when Chance was only 9. Corley performed a Destiny's Child dance routine at a party at Chance's mom's office.

“I knew I was gonna marry that girl,” he wrote. “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.”

Chance and Corley began dating in 2013. The couple welcomed a daughter, Kensli, in 2015. They broke up in 2016 before getting back together in 2017.

Chance proposed to Kirsten on July 4, 2018, at a family barbecue in their native Chicago. To announce the engagement, he simply tweeted, “She said yes.”

Congratulations to the couple! May God bless their marriage and their growing family!