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Dad at 72: Mick Jagger to become a father for the eighth time

The Rolling Stones legend Mick Jagger is expecting a baby with his girlfriend Melanie Hamrick. This would the eighth time he will be turning a dad.

music Updated: Jul 15, 2016 14:01 IST
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Mick Jagger met Melanie Hamrick two years back.(AP)

Mick Jagger, the Rolling Stones legend, will become a father again and is expecting a baby with his 29-year-old girlfriend Melanie Hamrick. The 72-year-old musician, a father to seven kids, is excited to have a baby with Hamrick whom he’s been dating for two years, reported Us Weekly.

“This is great news. It will be Mick’s eighth child and nothing fazes him. He’s been incredibly supportive,” a source said.

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This will be Hamrick’s first child. Prior to dating Hamrick, Jagger was married to Bianca Jagger and was in long-term relationships with Jerry Hall and late L’Wren Scott.

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The latter committed suicide back in March 2014 and was found hanged in her New York apartment.

The Rolling Stones rocker is already father to seven children -- daughters Karis, Jade, Elizabeth and Georgia, and sons James, Gabriel and Lucas -- with the oldest kid being 45-year-old while the youngest is 17.

The pregnancy news comes just a little over a month after Jagger’s bandmate Ronnie Wood welcomed twin girls with his wife, Sally.