Britney Spears announces miscarriage, says she 'lost miracle baby' with Sam Asghari

Britney Spears made a heartbreaking announcement on Saturday, May 14: she experienced pregnancy loss.

Spears and her fiancé, Sam Asghari, revealed the tragic news in a joint statement on Instagram.

“It is with our deepest sadness we have to announce that we have lost our miracle baby early in the pregnancy,” the statement said.

The couple then asked for "privacy during this difficult moment."

Spears announced that she was expecting her third child, and her first with Asghari, in an Instagram post on April 11.

In the caption, the couple added another message thanking fans, "We are grateful for what we have in the process of expanding our beautiful family."

Our love for each other is our strength. We will continue trying to expand our beautiful family. We are grateful for all of your support."

In the caption, she expressed her worries that she had made a mistake and questioned her own mothering abilities.