The Libertines singer-guitarist Pete Doherty has welcomed a baby girl with his wife Katia de Vidas.

The musician, 44, announced the news on Instagram by sharing a photo of a newborn's hospital tag, which said that she was born on 31 May, as well as a picture of the baby curled up.

She is called Billie-May Doherty.

Friends and fans were among those to congratulate the pair in the social media post's comments.

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The couple are in the band The Puta Madres, with de Vidas on keyboards and Doherty as the frontman, and married in 2021.

Doherty has a son, Astile, from a previous relationship with singer Lisa Moorish and a daughter, Aisling, with model Lindi Hingston.

The musician was also previously in a high-profile relationship with supermodel Kate Moss.

Alongside his successful career as co-frontman of rock band The Libertines, Doherty's other musical projects include the indie outfit Babyshambles and The Puta Madres.

Source: Press Association

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