IT'S HAPPENED: Beyoncé has welcomed twins into the world.

The day the world has been eagerly awaiting is here: Beyoncé Knowles and Jay Z have welcomed their twins.

Both People and Us Weekly are reporting sources have confirmed the news. According to Us, the babies (Bey-bies?) were born earlier this week.

That’s about all the news available right now, but you can bet your last $5 the world’s eyes are watching Beyonce Instagram activity very intensely.

This happy baby news brings the Carter clan to five members – and means Blue Ivy, five, is now a big sister.

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The 35-year-old pop star’s devoted fans have been counting down the days to the birth ever since her now-iconic pregnancy announcement, which has racked up 11 million likes since it was posted in February.

Beyonce shared her news on Instagram (naturally), writing, “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 post was just one image taken in a glorious pregnancy photo shoot that really set the bar for creativity.

In recent weeks, Beyonce’s fans had grown increasingly suspicious that the birth of her twins was imminent – or had already happened.

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