October 22, 2013
NME.com has put together a list of 25 Grandparents Who Still Rock. Here's the list, along with how many grandchildren they have, according to the site.
1. B.B. King, who's 88 . . . He's rumored to have 50 grandchildren and between eight and 10 great-grandchildren.
2. Bob Dylan, who's 72 . . . He has nine grandchildren, including 18-year-old rapper, Pablo Dylan.
3. Bob Geldof, who's 62 . . . He has a grandson.
4. James Taylor, who's 65 . . . He has a grandson.
5. Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin, who's 69 . . . He has a granddaughter.
6. Joe Perry of Aerosmith, who's 63 . . . He has a grandson.
7. John "Johnny Rotten" Lydon, who's 57 . . . He has two grandkids.
8. Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones, who's 67 . . . He has three grandkids.
9. Joni Mitchell, who's 69 . . . She has two grandkids from her daughter Kelly, who she gave up for adoption back when she was 20.
10. Keith Richards, who's 69 . . . He has four grandchildren.
11. Lionel Richie, who's 64 . . . He has two grandchildren.
12. Mick Jagger, who's 70 . . . He has four grandchildren, and a great-grandkid on the way.
13. Meat Loaf, who's 66 . . . He has one grandkid.
14. Neil Diamond, who's 72 . . . He has seven grandchildren.
15. Late '80s Swedish rapper Neneh Cherry, who's 49 . . . She's got one grandchild.
16. Ozzy Osbourne, who's 64 . . . He has five grandchildren.
17. Paul McCartney, who's 71 . . . He has six grandchildren.
18. Rev Run of Run-D.M.C., who's 48 . . . His first grandchild is on the way.
19. Ringo Starr, who's 73 . . . He has two grandkids.
20. Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin, who's 65 . . . He has five grandchildren.
21. Rod Stewart, who's 68 . . . He just became a grandfather last year.
22. Ronnie Wood, who's 66 . . . He has two grandkids.
23. Roger Daltrey from The Who, who's 69 . . . He has 10 grandkids.
24. Steven Tyler, who's 65 . . . He has one grandkid.
25. Tina Turner, who's 73 . . . She has two grandchildren.