Elton John celebrates 29 years of sobriety

Singer Elton John, left, and David Furnish pose for photographers upon arrival at the 'Lion King' European premiere in central London, Sunday, July 14, 2019. (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP)

Elton John has hit a major milestone in his personal life. The singer is celebrating 29 years of sobriety.

To mark the anniversary, John shared a photo of his Alcoholics Anonymous sobriety coin.

"29 years ago today, I was a broken man. I finally summoned up the courage to say 3 words that would change my life: “I need help”. Thank-you to all the selfless people who have helped me on my journey through sobriety. I am eternally grateful."

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