Singer Katie Melua debuts baby bump two years after her divorce


At the age of 37, singer Katie Melua took the stage in Zurich to reveal that she is expecting her first child

Katie Melua has delighted fans after she announced she is expecting her first child two years after divorcing motorcycle racer James Toseland.


The 37-year-old singer took to the stage in Zurich last weekend as she showed off her growing baby bump to the crowd.

She also shared the news on Instagram with a heartfelt post about her pregnancy, writing: “Here we are, the team taking to the streets this summer. This will be my first tour with a baby bump!


“I can’t believe I just wrote that.

“We drive to Zurich, Strasbourg, 6 German cities and Palanga.”

Katie is pregnant with her first child.

Katie’s post received congratulations from famous faces including singer Nerina Pallot, who said: “Such great news! Congratulations Katie.”

Photographer Mariam Stichinava left a heart emoji as a comment on the post.


One fan wrote: “Wow… congratulations. What great news you share.”

Another said: “Congratulations dear Katie. I wish you all the best with your pregnancy and the little baby that is coming.”


After uploading the post, she took to the stage in Zurich in a pink silk dress that showed off her baby bump.

It is not known who the baby’s father is as Katie has a notoriously private personal life outside of music.


Katie Melua

Katie Melua makes an intimate appearance in Chelsea for the next installment of Amazon Tickets’ Prime Live Events series at Cadogan Hall on 25 July 2017

Katie Melua (née Ketevan) is best known for her hit songs Nine million bikes, wonderful life and I cried for you


She has released eight studio albums during her career, which spans from 2003 to the present.

  • Age: 37
  • Born: September 16, 1984 in Kutaisi, Georgia
  • She moved to the UK when she was 8 – living in Belfast and London
  • Like many popular singers, she attended the BRIT School for Performing Arts at a young age, which led to her meeting producer Mike Batt, who helped her launch her career
  • Katie’s debut in the music industry was in 2003 and it only took her three years to become the UK’s best-selling artist
  • She was only 19 years old when she released her first album Get the searchh in 2003
  • Katie has a reported net worth of £18million
  • She has the hobby of paragliding as she enjoys an adrenaline rush
  • In 2012 she became engaged to James Toseland and they married the same year but separated in 2020
  • Katie is currently pregnant with her first child – she announced this on Instagram

Katie spoke up thought economy Speaking of her songwriting process, she said, “I often get asked if I write the lyrics or the music first.


“For years I was obsessed with lyrics, and I thought that was the element of technique I needed to perfect.

“Songwriting is about finding a vision that sets the mood and state for the work and process.


“Then you have to invest the time and good vibes to make that vision a reality.”



Mike met Katie when she was studying at the BRIT School of Performing Arts.

He signed Katie to his record label Dramatico, where she made her first three albums.

William Orbit during the Liberatum Hong Kong International Festival of Culture press conference

William was the producer of Katie’s titled fourth album The house which was released in 2010.

William is also a musician and composer who has sold 200 million records worldwide.


Katie sang the song What a wonderful world with Eve in 2007.

Eva is an American singer who often works in the jazz and blues genre.

James Toseland of Great Britain watches in the pit during the MotoGp of Great Britain

James and Katie married in 2012 but divorced in 2020 – they have remained friends since the split.

They met at one of Katie’s shows at Sheffield City Hall.


James is a former motorcycle racer and musician in the rock band Toseland.