'We Feel So Blessed': Kim Kardashian Confirms Kanye West Pregnancy News

The reality star also pays tribute to both their late parents

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Confirming what the world already found out last night, Kim Kardashian has officially announced that she is expecting her first child with boyfriend Kanye West saying they both feel "so blessed and lucky."

'Mercy' rapper Kanye let the joyful news slip on Sunday night during his concert at Atlantic City's Revel Resort, telling the audience to "make some noise for [his] baby mama."

Kim and Kanye are no doubt scouring the baby books for a name beginning with 'K' (WENN)

Now in an official statement, 32-year-old Keeping Up With The Kardashians star Kim has confirmed the baby news, while also tributing her late father Robert Kardashian and Kanye's mother Donda West who died in 2007.

"It's true!! Kanye and I are expecting a baby," Kim wrote in a message on her official website.

"We feel so blessed and lucky and wish that in addition to both of our families, his mom and my dad could be here to celebrate this special time with us."

"Looking forward to great new beginnings in 2013 and to starting a family. Happy New Year!!! Xo."

Shortly after Kanye blurted out the news yesterday, Kim's family and friends rushed to congratulate the beauty on Twitter, with sister Kourtney writing: "Been wanting to shout from the rooftops with joy and now I can! Another angel to welcome to our family. Overwhelmed with excitement!"

Kim's elated mother Kris Jenner tweeted: "I'm a happy girl !!!!!!!!! Wowza!" while her younger half-sister Kendall added: "Who's excited about the KIMYE babbyyy?!"

No doubt Kimye will make the cutest baby!

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