LOS ANGELES, Nov. 20 (UPI) --
U.S. pop star Kelly Clarkson
announced via Twitter she and her new husband, music manager Brandon Blackstock, are expecting their first child.
"I'm pregnant!!!" Clarkson, 31, tweeted Tuesday. "Brandon and I are so excited! Best early Christmas present ever."
She did not mention the baby's gender or anticipated due date in her Twitter message.
UsMagazine.com said Blackstock has a daughter Savannah, 11, and son Seth, 7, from a previous relationship.
Clarkson and Blackstock were married last month at Blackberry Farms in Tennessee.
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