Is Beyonce's baby on the way? Nurses in NY hospital told to 'prepare for celebrity VIP'

Superstar songstress Beyonce is said to be very close to giving birth to her first child.

Nurses at New York’s St Luke’s Roosevelt hospital have apparently been told to prepare for a celebrity VIP, according to

The website claims that the singer and husband Jay-Z could be welcoming the child at any minute.

Half of the floor of the hospital’s labour and delivery suite is said to have been booked by Beyonce, although the medical establishment is yet to comment on the claims.

The 30-year-old concealed her pregnancy for months before revealing her baby bump at the MTV Music Awards in August.

Although she has kept quiet, she is thought to be at the nine month mark, having told fans she was six months gone in September.