Paloma Faith Announces Wonderful News: “I Feel So Lucky”

Paloma Faith has announced some exciting news!1paolomaPaloma has revealed she is expecting her first child with boyfriend of two years, French artist Leyman Lahcine. The singer and star of The Voice revealed the big news in a post on her website on Monday, telling fans she’s taking some time out as she prepares to be a mum.

In a lengthy post, Paloma, 35, wrote: “I am so delighted to tell you I am going to take a short while off to have a baby. I have spent my whole life wanting to be a mother and now the time has come for me to do so I feel so lucky.”

Paloma continued by telling fans her pregnancy means she won’t be involved in the new series of The Voice, after making her debut on the show this year, while her new album has also been postponed. She told fans she plans to be ‘low key for a while’ to enjoy her pregnancy and motherhood.

“So while you are all patiently waiting I would like you to know that I am grateful for your continued support and patience and I hope that you will respect my new family with our privacy in a time which should be calm and without anxiety.”