By Natasha Patel For Mailonline
Published: 00:53 GMT, 2 March 2019 | Updated: 00:54 GMT, 2 March 2019
He's father to sons Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John, eight, and six-year-old Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John with his husband David Furnish.
And Elton John revealed he believes his two sons are 'quite grounded' despite having a very famous godmother in the form of pop sensation Lady Gaga.
Speaking to The Mirror the Candle In The Wind singer, 71, revealed how his two children help him leave his stage persona away from the home and keep his feet firmly on the ground.
Family: Elton John, 71, revealed he believes his two sons are 'quite grounded' despite having a very famous godmother in the form of pop sensation Lady Gaga (pictured February 2015)
Elton admitted that Zachary and Elijah have seen him on tour and know that he's famous but often question why people approach him for autographs.
He added: 'We always say, "Because people like my music". We don't say because I'm famous, or anything like that. I try to leave Elton on the stage.
'And they love their daddy's music but they also like a lot of other people's music, so they're quite grounded.'
Proud: Speaking to The Mirror the