The most successful Canadian rock star of the past 30 years has mostly managed to keep his private life private.
So, the recent confirmation Bryan Adams' personal assistant was expecting his first child seemed like an invitation for the press to investigate how exactly this happened.
And, descriptions of 31-year-old Alicia Grimaldi as an employee of the 51-year-old singer, rather than his significant other, seemed to raise its share of suspicion in the U.K. press.
While the visibly expectant mother was photographed walking in London, the Daily Mail newspaper located Antonia Harrison, 35, an advertising executive presumed to have been in a relationship with Adams for the past two years.
The implication could mean Grimaldi is actually carrying the child on behalf of Harrison, or maybe not.
The father of Adams' personal assistant, a retired surgeon who is Deputy Lord Lieutenant of the Isle of Wight, publicly expressed excitement about the birth of his first grandchild.
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