Beyonce has given birth to twins, celebrity news websites report

Pop icon Beyonce gives birth to twins in Los Angeles, according to unidentified sources.
Beyonce holds the awards she won for Best Urban Contemporary Album for Lemonade and Best Music Video for Formation at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California.
Beyonce holds the awards she won for Best Urban Contemporary Album for Lemonade and Best Music Video for Formation at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California. PHOTO: REUTERS

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - US singer Beyonce has given birth to twins in Los Angeles, several celebrity news websites reported on Saturday, citing unidentified sources.

Beyonce, 35, and rapper and music producer Jay Z, already have a five-year-old daughter, Blue Ivy.

E! News reported the birth and that Jay Z and Blue Ivy were seen at a Los Angeles area hospital on Thursday.

"Bey and Jay are thrilled and have started sharing the news with their family and closest friends," one unidentified source told People magazine.

The celebrity news websites did not provide details, such as the date and time the twins were born or the sex of the infants.

The singer announced the pregnancy on her Instagram account in February.