Twin girls for Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood, 68

Members of the Rolling Stones (left to right) Charlie Watts, Ronnie Wood, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards arrive for the Exhibitionism opening night gala at the Saatchi Gallery in London.
Members of the Rolling Stones (left to right) Charlie Watts, Ronnie Wood, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards arrive for the Exhibitionism opening night gala at the Saatchi Gallery in London. PHOTO: REUTERS

NEW YORK (REUTERS) - Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood is a father once again at age 68, his publicist announced on Tuesday.

Wood and wife Sally, 38, released a statement to the BBC about the birth of twin girls, Gracie Jane and Alice Rose. "The girls arrived on 30 May at 22:30 and all are doing brilliantly. The babies are perfect," the statement said.

Wood has four other children with two previous wives.