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Victoria Monét is expecting her first child with model John Gaines! The 27-year-old singer announced the happy news on Dec. 5, sharing an Instagram snap that shows her baring her baby belly while wearing a luminous ensemble fit for a goddess. "I'm so happy to share that I've been promoted to the title just above Queen...Mom," she captioned the post. "Two hearts beat inside of me now...That's more love. Two brains and two souls...that's so much power. Really been feelin like the ultra super Victoria cause my body is doing such miraculous work. This is absolutely the best thing that has ever happened to me and I can't wait to meet my tiny soul mate earth side!!!"
The "Moment" artist went on to directly address her growing bundle of joy. "To my baby, I thank you for choosing me as your mommy!" she continued. "The core of me holds your life right now, and soon your life will be my core! I hold my head higher with the confidence you already gift. You are the best of me and I promise to protect you and be the best version of myself for you all ways, always. Hold my pinky with the grip of your little fingers until we can hold hands and walk through this world together rain or shine. You're forever mine. I got you."
"I hold my head higher with the confidence you already gift. You are the best of me and I promise to protect you and be the best version of myself for you all ways, always."
The following day, Victoria also teased a special music video, which features the songstress cradling her stomach and embracing John in a scenic landscape with a sunset backdrop. "My best collaboration yet..due to drop Valentine's Day 2021," she wrote alongside the Instagram post. "@gainsbygaines we love you so much daddi!!! You're gonna be such an amazingly loving, extremely funny, protective (in the best ways) dad! I can't wait for a lifetime of family moments with you ..."
John also shared the teaser on his Instagram page and opened up about his excitement. "I get asked all the time what keeps me motivated to chase these gains and family is always a part of that answer," he wrote. "This takes that motivation to a whole new level!! I have been blessed to do a lot of great things, but this is by far the greatest. Baby Gaines coming 2021!!!" The certified trainer then gave a special shout-out to Victoria: "@victoriamonet words can't express how proud I am to be on this journey with you. Since day one you have handled this with so much poise and grace. You are a strong, beautiful, loving, and caring woman. We are both blessed to have you and I can't wait to make memories with our family." Watch the music video preview ahead!