Excited to share the big news with his fans, Sir Elton John announced the birth of his second son with husband David Furnish on Tuesday (January 15).
Born via surrogate, Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John was born at 6:40 pm on Friday (January 11) in Los Angeles, weighing in at 8 pounds and 4 ounces.
“Both of us have longed to have children, but the reality that we now have two sons is almost unbelievable. The birth of our second son completes our family in a most precious and perfect way,” John said in a statement to Hello “It is difficult to fully express how we are feeling at this time; we are just overwhelmed with happiness and excitement.”
The couple also has another son, Zachary, who turned 2 in December.