Rihanna is expecting her first child with her boyfriend ASAP Rocky. Her baby belly debut easily tops new album expectations and has sparked maternity line hopes from fans. The news seems to have been a long time coming for Riri, since she has expressed over the years how she feels about wanting kids and being a mother.
I’m a Black woman. I came from a Black woman, who came from a Black woman, who came from a Black woman and I’m going to give birth to a Black woman. It's a no-brainer.
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My mother is an incredible example of how to fight through obstacles in life. I’m sure her mom taught her that and that’s how I’m going to be.
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But the only thing that matters is happiness, that’s the only healthy relationship between a parent and a child. That’s the only thing that can raise a child truly, is love.
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