has become a father for the third time, NME
The Foo Fighters
frontman and his wife Jordyn Blum
welcomed a baby daughter into the world earlier this month, according to a post on the David Grohl Alley Scholarship Program's Facebook page - his non-profit organisation.
The news follows a sadder event in Grohl's life, after reports that the musician's father died earlier this month (August 6) after what has been described as a long-term illness.
"Bittersweet news - congratulations David Grohl and Jordyn Blum who have welcomed a new baby girl #3 Ophelia Grohl! The Lord giveth and the Lord taketh away!
" the Facebook post reads.
Grohl and Blum have been married for 11 years and have two older daughters - Violet Maye
, 8, and Harper Willow
Last week, Foo Fighters announced
that their new album, "Sonic Highways
," will be released on November 10.