Melissa Etheridge, Partner Announce Birth Of Twins

Melissa Etheridge and Tammy Lynn Michaels AP 05 01 07 Melissa Etheridge and Tammy Lynn Michaels AP 05 01 07

LOS ANGELES , CA (October 20, 2006) — Melissa Etheridge and her wife Tammy announced today the arrival of their twins, son Miller Steven and daughter Johnnie Rose. The Etheridge twins were born this Tuesday October 17, and both Tammy and the babies are in excellent health.

Melissa and Tammy released the following statement to Access Hollywood: “The creation of life brings about immeasurable love, and pours hope into the future. The joy will help carry us through our upcoming sleepless nights.”

Melissa has two children from her relationship with ex-wife Julie Cypher — fathered by musician David Crosby — son Beckett, 6, and daughter Bailey, 8.

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