Flavor Flav is celebrating a major milestone in his sobriety journey.
The 63-year-old rapper took to Instagram this week to mark two years of being sober and he shared an inspiring message that will hit home with others on the same journey.
Flavor Flav took to social media Wednesday in celebration of remaining sober for two years.
“FLAVOR FLAV::: two years of sobriety y’all,, I am very proud of myself,, I just had to let everybody know it I’m proud of me,” the hype man, 63, captioned an Instagram clip of himself breaking down just which bad habits he’s done away with.
“Today is Oct. 19. Guess what? I am two years, no cigarettes, two years, no alcohol, and you know what? I feel real good ya’ll, just to let you know,” he shared before adding he might just go another “22 years” sober.
two years of sobriety y’all,, I am very proud of myself,, I just had to let everybody know it I’m proud of me,” he captioned the post.
Flavor Flav said in his inspiring video, “Today is October 19. Guess what? I am two years no cigarettes, two years no alcohol. And you know what? I feel real good y’all, just to let you know. I’m gonna do this another maybe 22 more years, I don’t know. But right now I’m working on one year at a time, folks. And I don’t care what nobody says, but I looksober baby!”
DJ Premier also showed love to the former reality star, writing, “Proud of you Flav!!!
Love You ICON!”
Boxer Nico Ali Walsh couldn’t help but compliment Flav’s healthier appearance, writing within his comment section, “you got 30 years younger too!!????.”
Flav’s former battles with addiction have been well documented over the years, with the artist previously speaking on his addiction to crack-cocaine. While he was able to quit hard drugs over 14 years ago, it wasn’t until 2020 that he was able to curb his harmful drinking habits.