Fantasia's family is expanding!
American Idol's season-three champ Fantasia Barrino confirmed that she is expecting her second child during a charity event in Jacksonville, Florida over the weekend, JustJared reports.
"You are the first persons that I share this news with," the singer, 27, told the crowd. "And I share this with you because I can relate to you. And for a while I walked around figuring out what will they say and what will they think about me. But now I tell you I don't live my life for folk."
It's the second child for Barrino, whose daughter Zion turns 10 next week. The star hasn't yet confirmed the identity of her baby-to-be. Last August, she admitted that she was having an affair with a married man, Antwaun Cook, and overdosed on aspirin in a suicide attempt.
"I think I was just overloaded with everything, with carrying six years of so much," she admitted of the rocky period.
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