Celebrity babies and pregnancies of 2012

Slideshow posted in Photos | Sunday, January 15, 2012

69 of 261: A.J. McLean of Backstreet Boys fame announced some big news to fans on his YouTube page. He and wife Rochelle DeAnna Karidis are expecting their first child.

In the video, which can be seen below, McLean and Karidis are seen sitting on steps outside. 'I just wanted to say thank you guys for all your love and support,' the 34-year-old said. 'We recently got married -- I was the most recent Backstreet Boy to take the plunge.'

'Because we love you all so much, we wanted to share with you, for the first time, something very special,' he added. Then he and his wife chimed in together, 'We're having a baby!'

(Pictured: A.J. McLean and Rochelle DeAnna Karidis are seen in a YouTube video posted on April 29, 2012.) (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KsLwwFmrsHA)