After much anticipation and rumors galore, it appears that Beyonce has given birth to her twins.. a boy and a girl.
Word is the big arrivals happened on Tuesday.
The couple’s new twins join their daughter Blue Ivy, 5. “Blue is so excited to be a big sister!”
While official confirmation from mom and dad, Jay Z, is forthcoming, sightings at their Beverly Hills home and at the hospital point to a delivery, one day after her due date.
After reports of Jay Z being chauffeured from their home to the medical center, as well as sightings of Beyonce’s sister at the hospital, social media began to go wild.
Jay Z, whose real name is Shawn Carter, announced in February they are expecting twins.
The rapper mogul said: ‘We would like to share our love and happiness. “We have been blessed two times over.
‘We are incredibly grateful that our family will be growing by two, and we thank you for your well wishes. – The Carters.’
The couple, who got married in 2008, are already parents to five-year-old daughter Blue Ivy.
When their first child was born, the couple confirmed the news in a statement to press two days after the birth.
The low-key announcement followed Beyonce’s big reveal of her pregnancy during a performance at the 2011 MTV VMAs when she ended her routine by rubbing her stomach.
In addition to the Twitter speculation, the NY Daily News also quote sources at Melba’s restaurant in Harlem who heard DJ Khaled, whose new track Shining features performances by Jay Z and Beyoncé, spreading word on Tuesday evening that his friends had welcomed their twins.
Another source who works at Jay Z’s 40/40 nightclub in NYC told the publication that the couple welcomed a boy and a girl on Tuesday morning.