Soulja Boy, an American rapper, is expecting his first child with Los Angeles-based hairdresser Jackilyn Martinez.
The good news was announced on Instagram by the 31-year-old “Crank That” rapper.
In a video, he can be seen bouncing up and down with glee as he celebrates with family and friends.
As their guests shouted and yelled, the pair enthusiastically held and kissed.
“THANK YOU GOD,” Soulja Boy said in an Instastory post on Sunday evening.
THIS IS SUCH A BLESSING.
DEAR SON, I WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU.”
The rapper had previously expressed his wish to have children.
Soulja Boy’s most well-known songs are “Crank That (Soulja Boy)” from 2007 and “Kiss Me Thru the Phone” from 2008.