Sir Elton John celebrated the 71st birthday of his long-time friend and musician, Bernie Taupin, by sharing a new post on his official Instagram account.

Bernie Taupin is a poet, singer-songwriter, and musician who is known for his collaborations with Elton John since 1967, and they collaborated on more than thirty studio albums since then.

To celebrate the special day of his longtime friend, Elton shared a picture of themselves where they were both on the outside and standing next to each other. Elton was looking shiny as always, and Bernie was looking so cool at the same time.

In the caption, Elton stated that Bernie is his musical soulmate and revealed how much he loves his friend. Furthermore, Elton also showed how important person Bernie is in his career.

Here is what Elton John wrote:

Celebrating the milestone birthday of my musical soulmate Bernie Taupin. Happy Birthday, Brother. I love you.”

You can check out the post below.

Photo Credit: Elton John – Instagram