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Published: Tuesday October 07, 2014 13:00 PM EDT



"The countdown begins!" wrote the singer after sharing a sexy black-and-white photo of herself and shirtless boyfriend Gerard Piqué. Besides showing off her beautiful bump, The Voice's judge also posted the revealing portrait to help raise awareness for her work as a UNICEF global ambassador. "To celebrate the arrival of our first child, we hope that, in his name, other less privileged children in the world can have their basic needs covered through gifts and donations."