will.i.am has hit back at false reports that Fergie is to be replaced in the Black Eyed Peas now that she is pregnant.

A furious will.i.am has taken to Twitter to address reports that the I Got A Feeling hitmakers were planning on ditching Fergie now that singer was pregnant.

He vehemently shot down the claims writing: “The rumors on Fergie being replaced are so false... (it) is the furthest from the truth Bep4ever fergieRocks...family."

Fergie and her actor husband Josh Duhamel announced that they are expecting their first baby together last month (Feb13).