It's not just Kanye West who thinks his pregnant girlfriend [article id="1706915"]Kim Kardashian is "awesome."[/article] The reality starlet has found a fan in British pop star and one-time "X Factor" U.S. mentor, Cheryl Cole. Cole is speaking out against those who have criticized Kardashian for her weight gain since [article id="1699495"]announcing her pregnancy in December[/article].
"Just wanted to send you a tweet to say I think you are an incredibly beautiful woman inside and out," the Girls Aloud singer tweeted. "I can only imagine how tough it is to be heavily pregnant and feeling extremely vulnerable on top of some of the daily criticism you take! I admire your tenacity and send you my best wishes with the rest of your pregnancy #enjoyyourblessing."
Cole's kind words resonated with Kim, who quickly responded. She wrote, "your message really touched me! Thank you so much for the support & positivity! Its so important for women to feel confident & at peace during this amazing time! Your sweet tweet really made me smile!"
They may seem like unlikely pals, but Cole and Kardashian have a common bond. Kim's baby sister, Khloe, and Cole both appeared on the U.S. "X Factor."
Cole was [article id="1664629"]fired from the show[/article] in season one. Khloe eventually went on to host the program in season two. It was [article id="1706141"]confirmed Khloe won't be back[/article] for the third season.
Kim is [article id="1700198"]reportedly due in July[/article] and some say she and their baby might hit the road with Yeezy. According to the rumor, he is slated to tour beginning in October, in support of his upcoming studio album, with family in tow. However, Kanye has yet to announce tour plans. He will [article id="1707533"]perform on the "Saturday Night Live" finale[/article] on Saturday.