elton john david furnish adopt Elton John and David Furnish bring home a baby boy

Sir Elton John and David Furnish became parents this Christmas.

]]>confirm to US Weekly that their surrogate gave birth to a baby boy on Dec. 25 in California. Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John weighs in at 7 pounds, 15 ounce. He’s the first child for both John (62) and Furnish (48), who’ve been together for 12 years, having married in England in 2005. Though they plan on keeping the details of the surrogacy private, they have released a statement. “We are overwhelmed with happiness and joy at this very special moment,” the couple tell US. “Zachary is healthy and doing really well, and we are very proud and happy parents.”