Lauryn Hill Expecting Sixth Child, Confirms Pregnancy Rumors

By Allen Starbury  |  06/06/2011

Lauryn HillIt's official. Lauryn Hill is expecting.

After months of dropping hints about it, the hip-hop vet revealed the news to conclude her concert at Detroit's Chene Park Saturday night (June 4).

"I'm going to be taking time off to give birth," Hill told the crowd, according to

Since returning to the music scene, following an extended absence, Hill has expressed interest in recording again and possibly dropping a new album.

With her new baby on the way, it looks as though, it'll have to wait again.

This will be her sixth child. Hill already shares five children with her longtime boyfriend Rohan Marley.

At press time, it was unclear when her new arrival was expected.

During her show in Detroit, she joked about being fertile during other stops on her national Moving Target tour, calling herself "the most fertile woman in America."

"I keep having these children. I don't know if I'm the most fertile woman in America," she said during a show in Los Angeles two months ago.