Grimes announces 'pregnancy' with topless photo on Instagram
9 January 2020, 15:49 | Updated: 3 February 2020, 16:45
Is Grimes pregnant?
Grimes and Elon Musk are expecting their first child together… we think. The '4ÆM' singer seemingly just announced her pregnancy on Instagram and, honestly, we're shook.
Grimes – who has been dating Elon since 2018, going red carpet official at the Met Gala – revealed her baby bump in a photo from her sci-fi inspired shoot with Eli Russell Linnetz. Of course, it wasn't about to be your traditional maternity shoot. In the image, a topless Grimes is seen with her baby bump on display. Ok, all normal-ish so far. But her stomach had an image of a fetus edited onto it, complete with all the inner parts of the anatomy.
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Grimes, born Claire Boucher, appeared to confirm she is expecting in the comment section while in conversation with a fan. "I thought about censoring them for a hot minute [her nipples] haha (this may get taken down anyway) but the photo is so much less feral without the nipples," she replied. "Plus being knocked up is a very feral & war-like state of being."
Instagram has actually taken the original photo down now for breaching their strict rules on nudity. But a more Insta-friendly version with Grimes' nipples strategically covered by her braids still remains. "Censored for insta haha – almost got away w it [sic]," she wrote in the caption.
Elon also addressed the speculation surrounding the pregnancy (kind of), sharing a screenshot of a news headline announcing the baby news. He kept everyone guessing by not adding a caption.
If Grimes is pregnant this will be the first child for her, but it'll be Elon's sixth. The billionaire Tesla founder shares five children with his ex-wife Justine Wilson, who he divorced in 2008.