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A source confirms to ET that the media mogul, 45, is expecting his first child with girlfriend, Ethiopian model Gelila Bekele, 28. Last year, Perry talked about wanting to be a dad during an interview on Steve Harvey, saying, "I know I would be a great father. I don't want to have all of this and not leave it to my children."At that time, Perry felt that fatherhood was best left on the backburner, due to his schedule."As hard as I'm working -- doing 20 hours a day -- now is not the time," Perry told Harvey.
Perry had a star-studded 45th birthday party earlier this month, featuring Jennifer Holliday, Le Ann Rimes, Yolanda Adams, Tevin Campbell, Stevie Wonder and more, so we can only imagine what the baby shower will look like!
No longer dating but in love with a woman who's in love with him.And when he accepts this well deserved honor, chances are good that he'll be thanking a pretty important woman in his life. Gelila Bekele is definitely someone you want to know about.Although it's not clear exactly how long Perry and 30-year-old Bekele have been together, they've definitely been through some milestones together.According to a sister2sister interview in March 2012, "I'm very much in love and she love me".According to Ebony 2012, she was almost pregnant and "this is the longest relationship he has ever been in.