Baby happiness! Rihanna et A $ AP Rocky are enjoying every moment of their lives as new parents — and are even considering expanding their family.
“Rihanna and ASAP are very open to having more kids, they love parenting and starting a family,” a source exclusively reveals in the latest issue of We Weekly. “Having this family together has brought them so much closer, they are more loved than ever.”
We confirmed that the “Umbrella” singer, 34, gave birth to a baby boy in May. “They rarely leave their baby’s side,” an insider said. We about Rihanna and the “F—kin Problems” rapper, 33, three months after welcoming their little one. “They are very tight-lipped about their newborn baby out of concern for his safety and really want to keep him out of the public eye at this time. … They both feel truly blessed and couldn’t be happier.
The source continued, “Rihanna is in no rush to lose the baby weight. She has truly embraced her body and doesn’t feel the pressure of losing it quickly. Rihanna is a workaholic so it’s nice to see her taking the time to thrive in motherhood.
Since giving birth, Rihanna – who is set to headline the Super Bowl LVI halftime show in early 2023 – hasn’t shared any photos of their son or even revealed his name to the public, opting instead to enjoy the first month of parenthood for the fullest. “We haven’t quite got there yet,” the ‘Work’ singer said Le Washington Post earlier this month. “We just lived. But I guess there’s a certain freedom that comes with just, like, getting it out there.
Rihanna and Rocky, who were first linked in December 2019, have also kept their relationship out of the spotlight, with the “Sundress” rapper not confirming their romance until May 2021.”[It’s] so much better when you have The One. She probably represents, like, a million others,” Rocky said. GQ at the time, describing Rihanna as “the love of my life.”
He added: “I think when you know, you know. It’s the right one.”
At the time, a source exclusively told We that the pair was a “good match” for each other. “Obviously they are a couple and they are also best friends with each other,” the insider revealed. “They joke a lot [and] laugh a lot. They have a lot of private parties together and have a lot of fun together.
Shortly after the birth of his son, Rocky hinted that he and Rihanna hoped to have more children in the future. “I will always remind my [future] children to never lose their imagination, even in adulthood, no matter what. I actually love watching cartoons,” the New York native said. Dazed Magazine in an interview published in May, shortly after Rihanna gave birth. “I hope to raise open-minded children. Not people who discriminate. And I’m not trying to describe a saint, but realistically I just want a cool kid with cool parents.
He added that “things like diversity and versatility are important” and that he wanted his little ones to grow up with those values ”ingrained in the house”.
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