Adele has some exciting news, she is pregnant with her first child. The 24-year-old Grammy Award winning singer took to her blog to reveal her big surprise.

“Im delighted to announce that Simon and I are expecting our first child together. I wanted you to hear the news direct from me, obviously we’re over the moon and very excited but please respect our privacy at this precious time. Yours always, Adele xx,” she wrote.

Adele’s boyfriend Simon Konecki is reportedly 14 years older than her, and was previously married but has been divorced for 4 years.

In January the “Someone Like You” singer took to her personal blog to defend her relationship with Konecki.

“This is the first and last time I will comment on the details of my relationship with Simon,” she wrote. “Contrary to reports and headlines in the press today, Simon is divorced and has been for 4 years. Everyone in our lives separately and together wish us nothing but the best, and vice versa. These are the facts.”

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