Omarion, Girlfriend Apryl Jones to Have First Child, He Says

February 15, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

 Omarion, the R&B singer and actor, is expecting a child with his girlfriend Apryl Jones, according to reports.

The 29-year-old former B2K member announced the news on his Twitter.

“Say hi 🙂 #comingsoon #thelegacybegins @aprylsjones is my heart, what a great gift! #ecstatic,” tweeted Omarion. “I really appreciate all this love! At some point in time in your life you will create something that is a direct reflection U I’am so happy!”

He made the announcement on Feb. 14, Valentine’s Day.

Jones, a singer-songwriter herself, hinted she is going to have a boy.

“Hi daddy @1omarion another king is born. #greatestdad #NewMom,” she wrote on Twitter.

Omarion also plans to come out with a new single, “You Like It.”

He also shared the baby’s sonogram on Instagram.