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Beyonce had recently announced that she and Jay Z are expecting twins Reuters

Beyonce had recently announced that she and Jay Z are expecting twins. The pregnancy has reportedly brought the couple closer, who were on the verge of split.

A source told E! News: "The love [between Jay Z and Beyoncé] is authentic and real. Jay is a good dad and husband. He'd do anything for Bey."

The insider added that Beyonce is having a "harder time this pregnancy with keeping up her energy. She loves being pregnant."

"She splurges when she wants to and hasn't taken her weight gain as a negative thing. She is a confident women in her skin whatever size she is [and] embraces it," the source added.

On 1 February, the Halo hitmaker shared a photo of her holding her bare baby bump on Instagram. Beyonce captioned the image: "We would like to share our love and happiness. 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."

Jay Z had previously revealed his dreams of expanding his family with Beyonce. During an interview with Hot 97's Angie Martinez in 2013, the rapper revealed that he would love to have more children.

"God willing, yeah, get a little basketball team going," he was quoted as saying in Us Weekly. "Then you could be their agent and their dad at the same time. The world would be a better place."