Halsey's new album cover art 'celebrates pregnant and postpartum bodies'

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Halsey is celebrating "pregnant and postpartum bodies" with the cover art for her upcoming fourth studio album, If I Can't Have Love, I Want Power.

The image, shared on her Instagram account, shows the singer sitting on a throne with her breast exposed and a baby on her lap. 

"This album is a concept album about the joys and horrors of pregnancy and childbirth. It was very important to me that the cover art conveyed the sentiment of my journey over the past few months," Halsey, who is currently pregnant, revealed. 

"My body has belonged to the world in many different ways the past few years, and this image is my means of reclaiming my autonomy and establishing my pride and strength as a life force for my human being," she added. 

The singer continued by saying the cover image "celebrates pregnant and postpartum bodies as something beautiful, to be admired," adding: "We have a long way to go with eradicating the social stigma around bodies & breastfeeding. I hope this can be a step in the right direction!"

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