Ronnie Wood Welcomes Twin Daughters Gracie Jane and Alice Rose

05/31/2016 at 11:00 PM ET

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Ronnie Wood has welcomed his fifth and sixth children!

The Rolling Stones guitarist, 68, and wife Sally, 38, announced the births of their twin daughters on Monday evening.

“Ronnie & Sally Wood are delighted to announce the birth of their twins Gracie Jane (6 lbs.) & Alice Rose (5.7 lbs.),” Wood’s publicist confirmed in a statement to BBC News. “The girls arrived on 30 May at 22:30 and all are doing brilliantly. The babies are perfect.”

New mom Sally took to Twitter on Tuesday to thank her followers for the support and well wishes. “Thank you all so much for the [hearts] ~ can’t believe our babies are a day old already. They are wonderful xx,” she tweeted.

On the eve of the arrival of his baby girls, Wood tweeted a smiley selfie with the caption, “Waiting #38weeks+,” just a couple weeks after talking about becoming a father again.

“I’m getting excited about the arrival of my twin girls sometime in the next few weeks,” he wrote on May 15.

In December 2015, a rep for the singer confirmed to PEOPLE the couple were expecting twins. Gracie Jane and Alice Rose are the first for Woods’ theater producer spouse.

The rocker, who is a grandfather of 10, is already a dad to four adult children — Leah, 37, Tyrone, 32, and adopted son Jamie, 41, from his second marriage to Jo Wood, and Jesse, 39, with his first wife Krissy Wood.

— Karen Mizoguchi

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Robin on

His first and second wives have the same name?

Yuck on

What a gold digger

niki on

wow …big babies for twins………..and he is how old? omg

Sue d on

Wait….someone had sex with him???

Kathy on

Way too old to be a father. 68!!!!!!!!!!!!!

moonie on

Sorry, all I can do is laugh & wish them well!

Bridget on

What pretty names and being a rock star I thought he would go the Frank Zappa route and call them Thing 1 and 2 or something!

Mick on

Poor kids…

veggie mama on

Pretty names. They’ll get lots of money and be supported forever. Minus dad, eventually, but whatever. Rock n `roll life is surreal. Wish them well.

MHR on

At least all of his kids have normal names…

KZ on

Very nice names!

Will there be a divorce now that the anchor babies were born? Sorry! I had to say it.

Ashley on

I’m sorry, but those girls will not be pretty 😦

Poppy on


Tee on

Robin, his wives are Krissy, Jo and Sally, so no. None of them have the same name.

really on

OMG that’s so creepy – He looks like a corpse and could be her father for crying out loud…..gross.

Goose on

She can change his and the babies diapers at the same time.

Hea on

Now I ain’t sayin she’s a gold digger but she ain’t messin with no broke fossil.

Kwame Dont Dance on

He won’t even be around long enough to raise them.
She is a gold digger as well.