Elton John is 'eternally grateful' as he celebrates 29 years of sobriety

Elton John is 'eternally grateful' as he celebrates 29 years of sobriety

Elton John is celebrating 29 years of sobriety today.

The multi Grammy-award winner took to twitter and opened up about his journey.

He said: "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. Elton xo".

The star also shared a picture of his sobriety coin.

Earlier this year, a biopic based on John's life called Rocketman was released and achieved critical acclaim.

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