DailyRecord.co.uk: NEW mum Britney Spears is already pregnant with her second child, it was claimed yesterday. The pop princess's son Sean Preston was only born four months ago but she is said to be desperate for a daughter. And a US magazine quoted a family friend as saying: "Britney is definitely pregnant again. "She is acting the same way she did when she was expecting her first child." The 24-year-old singer has been sighted proudly showing off a slightly bulging belly in Malibu, California. And the magazine claimed she patted it when she spotted fellow shoppers eyeing it, saying proudly: "That's right. Baby number two." One of the shoppers, Ginny Masse, was quoted as saying: "I've heard from other people in the neighbourhood that she's pregnant - and she looks it." Britney is also said to have dropped pregnancy hints to friends. But some of them are amazed she would even consider having another child. Britney and husband Kevin Federline, a 27-year-old dancer and aspiring rapper, married on September 24 but are said to I have been having endless rows. They got together while his former partner, actress Shar Jackson, was pregnant with his second child. Relationship guru Dr Ava Cadell said: "A lot of women think having another baby will bring them closer to their man. "But unless there is a very strong foundation, the opposite can happen."