BRITISH songstress Adele has told fans she is pregnant with her first child to boyfriend Simon Konecki, via the blog on her website.
"I'm delighted to announce that Simon and I are expecting our first child together," she wrote.
"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."
The British vocalist has won more than 77 awards, including a number of Grammy Awards.