Shakira has been pregnant for a while, so fans have been eagerly waiting the birth of her first child.
However, her footballer boyfriend Gerard Pique has confused fans over whether or not they have actually become parents with a series of tweets.
It appeared the Barcelona FC player was announcing the birth of their son on his Twitter page in the early hours of Friday morning.
However, many suspect his announcement is simply a joke for Dia de los Innocentes (Day of the Holy Innocents) - Spain's equivalent of April Fool's Day.
Writing in Spanish in the early hours of Friday, he said: 'Our son has been born! We are very happy! Thanks to all for your messages!'
However, later on Thursday, the 25-year-old wrote: 'It has a name! His name is Innocent! Happy Holy Innocents Day to all!'
Shakira, 35, herself did not confirm the news, fuelling speculation that her baby is still in utero.
Only days before Christmas, Shakira was pictured looking heavily pregnant shopping for gifts in Barcelona.
She is thought to have been due to give birth early next month.