Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Elton Hosting Fashion Cares in Toronto

The Rocket Man has teamed up with the AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT) to headline Fashion Cares, a gala where fashion and charity intertwine. John held his own prestigious AIDS foundation Oscar party last weekend and was all smiles when CTV’s eTalk anchor Tanya Kim asked him about his upcoming participation with ACT this week.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Zachary Comes to The Oscar Party

EVERY year, Sir Elton John hosts one of the most glamorous Academy Awards viewing parties. But there was no question about the identity of the biggest star at 2012’s fundraising bash for the Elton John AIDS Foundation – Elton’s baby son Zachary.

Elton Coming to Abu Dhabi, Fort Wayne

Pop music legend Elton John will perform in concert at 8 p.m. April 21 at Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Elton Not Afraid to Play Syria, Iran

In an interview for next month’s Attitude magazine, Elton John says human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell has behaved “like Jesus Christ” in the face of anti-gay attacks and entrenched homophobia.

Monday, February 27, 2012

20th EJAF Academy Awards Viewing Party

IT is not just the nominees who will be battling it out at the glamorous Oscars ceremony in Los Angeles. Behind the scenes at the Kodak Theatre, a war has been waging between two of the world’s biggest stars, Sir Elton John and Madonna, who are throwing rival post-Oscar parties at the same time, two miles from each other in Hollywood.

Sunday, February 26, 2012

David & Elton's Matchmaking Service

Sir Elton John wants to set Katy Perry up with a new man at his Oscars party tomorrow (26.02.12) and already has someone in mind.

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Elton Doing Rainforest Benefit in April

The lineup for this year's Rainforest Fund benefit concert has been announced, and the list of artists set to perform at New York City's Carnegie Hall is an impressive one. The performers at the Revlon-sponsored concert include Sting, Elton John, James Taylor, Meryl Streep, Katharine McPhee, Bryn Terfel, Rosanne Cash, Vince Gill and a number of surprise guests.

Friday, February 24, 2012

Elton Coming to Mankato

The bespectacled one himself — the same who is called “Sir Elton” across the pond, has sold more than 250 million records and owns the record for the top-selling single of all time — is performing April 22 at the Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato.

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Justin Timberlake Negotiating Elton John Movie

It sounds like Elton John's hope for Justin Timberlake to play him in his biopic is more than just wishful thinking these days. Sir Elton's husband, David Furnish, tells me the two music superstars have been talking to each other about the project.

Win Tickets to Elton's Oscar Party

EMMA stands for electronic marketplace for merchandise and activities—but, unsurprisingly, “We liked EMMA better,” says Glen Goldstein, the company’s vice president for social media.

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Elton Coming to Blackpool, Grand Forks

Elton and the band are to play a concert at Ralph Engelstad Arena, Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA on Saturday, March 24 at 8pm.

Ever Wanted to Smell Elton's Woodside Garden?

Features a sophisticated and unique arrangement of notes inspired by Sir Elton John’s favorite flowers from his floral gardens at Woodside in Old Windsor, England, including hyacinth, freesia, rose, and jasmine. Housed in a brilliant translucent chartreuse glass container stamped with a regal gold crown, Sir Elton John’s Woodside Garden is the second in a series of candles to benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation.

Net Weight: 8.1 Oz. (230 g) Approximate Burn Time: 60 hours RRP $38 USD


Tuesday, February 21, 2012

2 Vegas Shows Cancelled due to Food Poisoning

Elton became ill with food poisoning on Friday February 17, and reluctantly had to cancel his concerts at The Colosseum, Caesars Palace, on February 17 and 18.

Elton Signs 13-year-old Schoolgirl as Support Act

TEEN singing sensation Tallia Storm is to join superstar Sir Elton John at his forthcoming Falkirk FC gig. The 13-year-old schoolgirl will open the 6,900 capacity show at Falkirk Stadium on Sunday, June 10. It follows a remarkable 18 months for Tallia who has been tipped to follow in the footsteps of Miley Cyrus and Justin Bieber.

Monday, February 20, 2012

Meet Elton's Body Double

Angkor Wat is a huge medieval temple complex lost in the jungles of northern Cambodia, gradually being unearthed by archaeologists and overrun by tourists looking for mysteries. The last available government figures show that 750,000 foreign visitors tour the jungle temples every year.

Elton's Sydney Interview for CCTV

Elton John is immensely popular all around the world, but he is one of the few entertainers from the 'West' who is truly well-known amongst all generations in China. CCTV spoke with Elton John when he was in Sydney in December 2011 about his work on AIDS and his Foundation. This holiday special was aired in China in December 2011, reaching some 200 million Chinese viewers.

Saturday, February 18, 2012

Elton's Gaydar Profile Picture

An image of Elton John’s face comprising thousands of Gaydar users’ profile pictures is among the works in a collection celebrating LGBT History Month.

Elton Invited to Whitney's Funeral, but Can't Make It

British singer/songwriter Elton John is one of several high-profile performers invited to attend Whitney Houston's funeral, tomorrow. Beyonce, Jay-Z and Oprah Winfrey will also attend the service at New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Own Elton's Pepsi Ad King's Costume

Here’s your chance to own a piece of Super-Rock N’ Roll-Bowl history! The costume up for auction was worn by Sir Elton John for Pepsi’s 2012 Super Bowl commercial, King’s Court, which aired on Feb. 5, 2012 during Super Bowl XLVI!

David Furnish Embarrassed Over Madonna Comments

David Furnish is still a little surprised that his personal Facebook posting last month, slamming Madonna’s Best Song win at the Golden Globes, went viral.

Elton: 'Don't Restrict the Indian Drug Industry'

Singer Elton John is urging officials to stop plans to restrict India's pharmaceutical industry, branding the proposals an "attack on the health of the world's poor".

Elton & David Get Parental Counselling

Sir Elton John has revealed that he and husband David Furnish have taken counselling on how to help their son Zachary deal with the "double stigma" of having famous AND same-sex parents.

Buy Steven Tyler's EJAF Party Ticket, EJAF Donated $8.3 M Last Year

The winner will be a guest of Steven Tyler and Erin Brady, dining at their table at the Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party dinner on February 26, 2012.

The Lion King Returning to Australia

The King is Back! Capitol Theatre Sydney December 2013

Elton Adds 2 French Dates

Elton will play 2 new French dates this year:

 Nice on June 22 at Nikala

 Lyon on June 24 at Halle Tony Garnier

Elton on Whitney Houston's Death

Last night at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Elton dedicated Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me to the late Whitney Houston.

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Elton Coming to Canada for Solo Tour

Elton is to play three solo concerts in Canada in April 2012. They are Lethbridge, Alberta (April 24), Red Deer, Alberta (April 25) and Grande Prairie, Alberta (April 26). Details on each concert are as follows:

Elton Playing the Queen's Diamond Jubilee

Sir Elton John, Sir Paul McCartney, Dame Shirley Bassey and Jessie J are among the artists who will perform at The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Concert on June 4.

Saturday, February 4, 2012