Kim Kardashian confirms fourth baby, expecting boy

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Kim Kardashian West confirmed reports that she and her husband, rapper Kanye West, are expecting a fourth child.

Kardashian West appeared with her sisters, Khloe Kardashian and Kourtney Kardashian, on "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen" Monday night and also confirmed they are expecting a boy.

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As far as a due date, Kardashian West said she and her husband will welcome the baby “sometime soon.”

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The announcement of the baby’s gender came as a surprise to Kourtney Kardashian, who expressed surprise that her sister revealed it publicly.

“What? Obviously, I knew that,” Kourtney Kardashian said. “I couldn’t believe you were saying -- telling everyone.”

“It’s out there,” Kardashian West said. “I got drunk at our Christmas Eve party and I told some people, but I can’t remember who I told.”

Kardashian West didn’t say the method by which they are having their child, but previous reports said the baby boy, like Chicago West, will be carried by a surrogate.

In addition to half a dozen cousins, the newest West will join two sisters, 5-year-old North West and Chicago, who turned 1 Tuesday, and brother Saint, 3.