15 Amazing Performances Celebrities Gave While Pregnant

There is no doubt that singing or acting pregnant requires a lot of stamina and energy.

These incredible performers prove that they can do anything and still look gorgeous while doing it!

Cardi B

In 2018 Cardi B decided to announce her pregnancy in a spectacular fashion. The day after her debut album came out, the rapper appeared on Saturday Night Live wearing a tight white gown, emphasizing her pregnant belly. Cardi B sang a rendition of her song ‘Be Careful’ and absolutely nailed her performance.


Cardi B at Coachella

Cardi B doesn’t have time to take breaks during her first pregnancy. Besides being at SNL, the rapper also had an intense performance at Coachella. She rapped, danced, and even twerked!



Performing when pregnant is difficult as it is, but being pregnant with twins brings the experience to another level. During the 2017 Grammys, Beyoncé proved once again that she is an incredibly talented singer and performer when she delivered her ‘Sandcastles’ and ‘Love Drought’ while being pregnant with two babies.


Ali Wong

The stand-up comedian Ali Wong attracted a lot of attentionшт 2016 when she decided to perform on stage while being seven months pregnant. Ali presented her Netflix special called ‘Baby Cobra’ and totally rocked on stage as if she wasn’t heavily pregnant! Wong stated that she wanted her pregnancy to be ‘a source of power and turn it into a weapon instead of a weakness.’


Kelly Clarkson

In 2015 Kelly Clarkson was so excited about her pregnancy that she just couldn’t wait to tell the world! The singer revealed the news accidentally during her performance of the hit ‘Piece by Piece’ at the Staples Center in LA. Kelly said that she wasn’t planning on telling everyone the news in this way, but she was so ‘hormonal’ that she couldn’t help it.



Singing and dancing while being pregnant is not something that anyone can do. Ciara surprised everyone with her performance at the 2014 Grammy’s after party, as she was confidently hitting all the notes and moving around as if she wasn’t heavily pregnant.


Christina Aguilera

Christina Aguilera is a true professional and someone who has an incredible control over her voice. Despite the growing belly, Christina continued to walk out on stage. In May 2014, the singer appeared at the Wango Tango show and proudly showed off her bump in a black dress.



Shakira got pregnant with her first child from Gerard Pique in 2012 and announced her pregnancy in September of that year. The singer closed the FIFA Women World Cup by performing her hit ‘Waka Waka’ and she did this effortlessly!



Beyoncé decided to announce her pregnancy with the first daughter, Blue Ivy, while being on the stage of the 2011 Video Music Awards. At the end of her ‘Love On Top’ song, the singer opened up her blazer and showed the growing bump.


Mariah Carey

In 2010 Live at Christmas, the legendary singer was not alone. She was pregnant with twins! Mariah looked dazzling in a burgundy dress and performed the songs, such as ‘O Come All Ye’ Faithful’ and ‘One Child’ with grace and ease.




The singer M.I.A. was almost about to give birth while singing at the 2009 Grammy Awards with the rappers JAY-Z, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, and T.I. What made this pregnant performance so special was the fact that the singer appeared at the ceremony on her due date!

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Amy Poehler

Despite being 8 months pregnant, Amy Poehler continued to be an active part of Saturday Night Live in 2008. The comedian even said that she felt her baby flip in the belly every time she heard the audience clap.


Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez announced her pregnancy in 2007 while being on stage with Marc Anthony. The singer took the mic to make the announcement and her husband leaned in to kiss her baby bump.



Gwen Stefani

Gwen Stefani is also one of the celebrities that decided to share the news right on stage. While at her concert in Ft. Lauderdale in 2005, Gwen encouraged the audience to sing louder so that ‘the baby hears it.’

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In 1986 Björk sang on stage with KUKL back in 1986 while being pregnant with her first child. She was not shy about showing off her baby bump during the performance and gave birth to her baby boy in June of that year.


Source: ELLE

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