On Sunday (Aug. 25), both Ray J and his wife Princess Love took to Instagram to announce that the couple is expecting their second child together.

Baby #2 on the way! @MelodyLoveNorwood your about to be a big sister! #Godisthegreatest @princesslove

195.1k Likes, 5,046 Comments - Ray J (@rayj) on Instagram: "Baby #2 on the way! @MelodyLoveNorwood your about to be a big sister! #Godisthegreatest..."

Ray J shared five photos of himself, Princess Love, and their first child, their daughter, Melody Love Norwood together. He wrote, “Baby #2 on the way! @MelodyLoveNorwood [you’re] about to be a big sister! #Godisthegreatest @princesslove,” as his caption.

Somebody's gonna be a big sis ???????????? New addition arriving Jan 2020 @melodylovenorwood @rayj #2under2 #Blessed

460.9k Likes, 18.6k Comments - Princess Love Norwood (@princesslove) on Instagram: "Somebody's gonna be a big sis ???????????? New addition arriving Jan 2020 @melodylovenorwood @rayj #2under2..."

Princess Love shared three photos of her family. “Somebody’s gonna be a big sis. New addition arriving Jan 2020 @melodylovenorwood @rayj#2under2 #Blessed,” Love wrote as her caption.

Princess Love, Melody Love Norwood, and Ray J

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 23: Princess Love (L) and Ray J attend the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.

The couple tied the knot in August 2016. Back in March, Ray J told Us Weekly that he was ready to have another child with his wife.

“I want one more right now,” he told Us Weekly at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards. “I’m trying right now. I’m trying to get one in and hopefully, we can have another by April, if it happens. They could be friends and protect each other, like my sister and myself.”

Princess Love and Ray J

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – NOVEMBER 19: Rapper Ray J (R) and his Wife Princess Love (L) attend Tyga’s Birthday celebration at Delilah on November 19, 2018 in West Hollywood, California.


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