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Elton John and David Furnish have welcomed their second child, a boy name Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John.
Ellijah joins big brother Zachary, 2, and was welcomed via a surrogate just as his brother was. He was born January 11, 2013.
“Both of us have longed to have children, but the reality that we now have two sons is almost unbelievable," the “Rocket Man” singer, 65, said on his official website.
He linked to an exclusive feature on Hello!’s website, announcing the birth of Elijah.
“The birth of our second son completes our family in a most precious and perfect way. It is difficult to fully express how we are feeling at this time; we are just overwhelmed with happiness and excitement."
John said last summer “I think it’s difficult to be an only child, and to be an only child of someone famous," adding, "I want Zachary to have a sibling."
John and Furnish, 50, got married in 2005 after 12 years together.