Alicia Keys announces second pregnancy on wedding anniversary

Alicia Keys has announced she is expecting a second child with husband Swizz Beatz.

The star shared the happy news with her 19 million Twitter followers on her fourth wedding anniversary, which fell on 31 July.

The No One singer shared a sweet picture of the couple, who already have a three-year-old son named Egypt Dean. In the snap the pair look blissfully happy as they cradle Alicia's sizeable baby bump.

"Happy Anniversary to the love of my life @therealswizzz !! And to make it even sweeter we've been blessed with another angel on the way!! 🎊🎉🎊🎉 You make me happier than I have ever known! Here's to many many more years of the best parts of life! 😍☺️😘," she wrote alongside the snap.

Rapper Swizz, real name Kasseem Dean, also wished his "goddess" a happy anniversary and revealed his excitement about the future arrival.

"Love is life & life is love and we're so excited for another GIFT from up above 👼 Happy Anniversary my Goddess 🙌 4 years of greatness & cheers to 100 plus more inshallah 🙏 @aliciakeys ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️"

Alicia Keys and husband Swizz Beatz shared their exciting news with a sweet snap

Alicia and Swizz married on the French island of Corsica on 31 July 2010. The Fallin' singer wore an ivory silk, georgette-draped goddess gown for her big day.

The then-pregnant Alicia looked every inch the glowing bride as she walked down the aisle in a bespoke Vera Wang dress that showed off her growing bump.