INDIO, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 16: Post Malone performs at the Sahara Tent at 2022 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival weekend 1 - day 2 on April 16, 2022 in Indio, California. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for Coachella)

Congratulations are to ensure that Post Malone — the 26-year-old rapper goes to be a dad! Malone confirmed the thrilling information solely to TMZ on May 3, saying, “I’m excited for this subsequent chapter in my life, I’m the happiest I’ve ever been, and for since I may bear in mind, I used to be unhappy. Time to handle my physique and my household and buddies, and unfold as a lot love as we will every single day.” Sources shut to the musician and his longtime girlfriend reported that they celebrated the child’s upcoming arrival with a non-public occasion in Southern California over the weekend.

Given how non-public Malone is when it comes to his love life, the rapper didn’t reveal his girlfriend’s id, although it is reported that she’s not in the public eye. Malone beforehand dated present promoter Ashlen Diaz for about three years and was linked to one other girl in August 2018.

Malone recently performed at this year’s Coachella festival, and he is at present gearing up for the launch of his new album, “Twelve Carat Toothache.” The forthcoming LP is anticipated to drop on June 3, and a tracklist nonetheless has but to be revealed. “Trying to shove 20 to 25 songs, it would not work,” he told Billboard. “Talking to the label [it’s like], ‘Oh, if in case you have much less songs, you are not going to stream as a lot,’ however the entire factor is that you do not need to compromise your artwork and your intestine vibe on something. I’ve made a lot of compromises, particularly musically, however now I do not really feel like I need to anymore. I do not want a No. 1; that does not matter to me no extra, and at a level, it did.”

According to Malone, the new songs “converse extra to how I’m feeling at the second: the ups and downs and the disarray and the bipolar facet of being an artist in the mainstream.”

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