11 Celebs Who Performed While Pregnant
By Rose Wythe
July 24, 2018
Months before she gave birth, Cardi B officially (finally!) confirmed her pregnancy during an appearance on “Saturday Night Live,” letting her burgeoning baby bump do the talking for her while she performed her single “Be Careful.” Doing so allowed Cardi to join a growing list of artists who have performed while pregnant, including M.I.A., Christina Aguilera, Jennifer Lopez, and more – not to mention Beyoncé, who not only announced her first pregnancy during an iconic performance of “Love On Top” during the MTV VMAs, but appeared pregnant onstage again for an unforgettable performance at the 2016 Grammys. Scroll on to see the rest!
M.I.A performs at the 51st Annual GRAMMY Awards at the Staples Center on February 8, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.
2. Cardi B
Cardi B debuted her baby bump during an episode of “SNL.”
3. Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez performed while pregnant on her joint “En Concierto” tour with her then-husband Marc Anthony.
4. Christina Aguilera
Christina Aguilera performed while pregnant at 102.7 KIIS FM's Wango Tango in 2014.
Beyoncé delivered an iconic performance while pregnant during the 2017 Grammys.
6. Hillary Scott
Hillary Scott performed with Lady Antebellum while pregnant during the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in 2013.
Ciara performed at the Staples Center in 2014 while pregnant.
8. Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys performed while pregnant during the 2014 MTV European Music Awards.
Shakira performed at the FIFA U-17 Women World Cup while pregnant.
10. Mariah Carey
Mariah performed while pregnant during her 2010 Live at Christmas In Washington special.
11. Kelly Clarkson
Kelly Clarkson performed while pregnant during the 2016 “American Idol” finale.
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