Beyonce’s pregnancy news breaks Selena’s Instagram record

Beyoncé and Jay-Z are expecting twins!!

The singer-songwriter announced the pregnancy on Instagram, and social media has been buzzing with excitement ever since.

“We would like to share our love and happiness,” the post reads. “We have been blessed two times over. We are incredibly grateful that our family will be growing by two, and we thank you for your well wishes. – The Carters.”

And the Instagram post itself has gone wild, becoming the most liked image on the photo-sharing platform ,breaking Selena Gomez’s record, and claiming the Guinness World Record. In less than eight hours, the photo, in which pregnant Beyonce cradles her belly, shot to 6,481,207 likes.

Beyoncé’s announcement of her pregnancy with daughter Blue Ivy Carter at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards also broke social media records, generating the most Tweets per second (8,868) of any event to date.

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