Former X Factor Star, Cher Lloyd, Announces That She's 6 Months Pregnant With First Child

Date January 26, 2018 11:45

Cher Lloyd has announced, via her Instagram, that she's six months pregnant.

The 24-year-old singer who has been keeping a low profile for a while now has been married to the hairdresser, Craig Monk, since 2013.

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Cher was thrilled to share her growing baby bump on her social media as she and her husband prepare for their first child together.

We are absolutely over the moon to share this news with you all. I am so excited to enter this new chapter in my life.

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I know it seems like I’ve been quiet for a while but I wanted to take this opportunity to bring you all up to speed on what I’ve been up to over the last year. I decided to take some time away from the public eye to focus on what really matters and get back to what I truly love doing. As you all know, making music and singing is where it all began for me, it’s what makes me truly happy, and I wanted to get back to that happy place once again, enter the studio and focus on simply making great music for you all. I’m so happy to announce that I now have a collection of amazing new songs (that I cannot wait to share with you all!), but also, there’s another reason why I’m writing to you today and that’s because I am beyond thrilled to inform you all that my husband Craig and I are also expecting our first child in May!!! We are absolutely over the moon to share this news with you all. I am so excited to enter this new chapter in my life, surrounded by family I love, a supportive team around me and with music I’ve worked super hard on and am so excited and proud to reveal to you later in the year. And now we're going to have a little baby to enjoy this experience with us along the way! Thank you all for being so patient, as you now know, I’ve been a busy little bee but I promise it’ll be worth the wait! I’m excited for all that 2018 has in store for me and I can’t wait to see you all very soon! Cher x

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In the same post, she also assured fans that she has some songs she will be releasing soon.

Rise to fame on X-factor.

In 2010, Cher was one of the contestants of the singing show, The X Factor. She finished fourth, but her performances were so fantastic that she made great strides in her music career when the season ended.

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She was signed to the label, Syco Music, and her debut single, 'Swagger Jagger' was released in 2011. It was such a big hit that it had first place on the UK Singles Chart. Her second single, 'With Ur Love' was also a chart-topper.

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She later released her debut album, Sticks and Stones which made it to fourth place on the US Billboard 200.

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What she has been up to since.

With these major music successes, her fans were excited to see what was coming next for her. Even though Cher is still working on her musical career, she has been laying low for the most part in the last few years.

So what has she been up to?

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After less than a year of dating, the singer announced her engagement to Craig in 2012. They got married a year later when Cher was just 20.

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I love Craig and he makes me happy. I know I am going to spend the rest of my life with him. - Cher Lloyd.

In 2016, she released her single 'Activated' which was the lead track from her upcoming third album, however, the record is yet to be released.

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With a loving husband and a baby on the way, Cher certainly has a lot going for her. And from her Instagram updates, fans can now wait in excitement for her next big hit.

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