Big news for Amerie! The singer just announced on her birthday  that she is expecting her first child.

Earlier Amerie, real name Ameriie Mi Marie Rogers, 38, took to her Instagram to to debut a few very pregnant photos of her and her baby bump. The ‘One Thing,’ singer, who is 21 weeks along, said it was her “best birthday present ever.”

For those who don’t know, Amerie has been married for the past 6 1/2 years to husband and manger, Lenny Nicholson. The former Columbia Records executive wed the singer back in July 2011 in a destination ceremony held in Anguilla.