Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx Celebrates 19 Years Being Sober


Nikki Sixx is celebrating his 19th year of sobriety. The 61-year-old Motley Crue bassist credits the 12-Step program with helping him live without drugs and alcohol. He let his fans know by posting about it on Facebook and wrote: “It is the road worth traveling if you are struggling. Old timers are here to guide us but new comers to sobriety are the greatest gift to this simple program. Of course, it's not always easy.”

He talked about what helped him through that time and said: “First thing I did and continue to do is cut toxic people outta my life”

He wrapped up by posting about his family and said: “To me it's a life program. I am a better man, father, husband, friend, band mate and creative spirit because of this program.” According to his post, he has been sober for 6,941 days.