Chris Daughtry Is Having Boy and Girl Twins

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It's a boy… and a girl!

American Idol season 5 fourth-place finisher Chris Daughtry and his wife Deanna announced on his blog Tuesday that they're expecting a baby of each sex.

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A surrogate will deliver the twins this November.

"Big news — Deanna and I are havin' a boy and a girl,” the rocker, 30, announced via video blog. "We're very excited about that. We do have names picked out but we’re going to keep them to ourselves until further notice."

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Daughtry also announced the baby news on his site in May. "Deanna and I are overjoyed about this double blessing," he wrote.

A statement posted on their site also detailed Deanna's struggle to get pregnant before they decided to work with a surrogate.

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"Due to Deanna's partial hysterectomy in 2006, the couple used IVF and had their embryos transferred to a gestational surrogate."

The couple, who wed in November 2000, are also parents to Hannah, 13 (from a prior relationship of Deanna, 36), and Griffin, 11.

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