That's right, according to a source, Joan may be more on the mend than we might think:
Elton John News Archive
Wow! This is AH-mazies!
Sir Elton John has been one of the strongest leaders in funding for HIV and AIDS research for the past two decades… And now, after 21 years, The Elton John AIDS Foundation has announced that they've reached the historic milestone of raising more than $300 million.
The charity focuses on HIV/AIDS research as well as prevention, treatment, advocacy, and anti-stigma programs across the world.
The man himself commented on the huge milestone, saying:
Like we even needed another reason to love Elton John!
It turns out that the singer has been handing out hearing aids to needy children and adults while in the Philippines! The charity mission is a part of the Starkey Hearing Foundation in Manila to personally help fit more than 400 of the devices, allowing many to hear for the first time in their life!
Here's what the founder of the foundation said:
Elton John threw his annual AIDS research fundraiser last night in New York.
He had Fleetwood MAC's Stevie Nicks perform for the star studded crowd at his yearly benefit.
Brooke Shields, Lance Bass, Alan Cumming, Courtney Love and more all showed up to support the Elton John AIDS Foundation.
Elton made a short speech, asking for donations, saying:
Elton John will be having his 20th annual Mylan WTT Smash Hits next week along with longtime friend, Billie Jean King.
The charity event will benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation and the Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force.
Sir Elton said:
At the International AIDS Conference in Washington, Sir Elton John admitted that his promiscuous past could have killed him.
Using music pal Freddie Mercury and actor Rock Hudson as examples, his speech was brutally honest and candid.
The Elton John AIDS Foundation just announced that Sir Elton John's new book, Love Is the Cure, is available now!
Elton John used to have a pretty serious cocaine problem, but thankfully he's been clean and sober for 20 years.
His secret to staying off the nose candy?