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Baby on the way for Kim & Kanye!

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  • NEW: Kim Kardashian says 'We feel so blessed and lucky'
  • Kanye West tells concert-goers Kim is his 'baby mama'
  • Family, friends, fans celebrate on Twitter
Kanye West says his girlfriend Kim Kardashian is pregnant.

HLN has confirmed that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are expecting!

The announcement came from Kanye himself during a concert in Atlantic City Sunday night.  "Can we stop the music for a second, stop the music..." a smiling West is seen saying in a YouTube video posted by normalmag.com, "Can we make some noise for my baby mamma right quick...?"

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A statement posted Monday on Kim Kardashian's website said: It’s true!! Kanye and I are expecting a baby. 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!!!"



Moments later, congratulatory tweets from the Kardashian clan started to pop up. Kim's sister Kourtney was among the first:

Other members of the Kardashian clan were quick to tweet their excitement as well:

Several celebs also passed along celebratory tweets for the reality TV star and rapper.

Kim and Kanye have been dating since April. 

One person who hasn't yet tweeted anything about Kimye's big baby announcement... Kim's husband, basketball player Kris Humphries. The two were famously married last year in a lavish ceremony that was broadcast on the E! Network. Seventy-two days later, the couple called it quits -- but the divorce is not yet final.

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