Thursday, May 31, 2012

Elton Attends Billy Elliot 3000th Show

Sir Elton John has helped his musical of Billy Elliot celebrate seven years in the West End, a week after being treated for a respiratory infection.

Sir Elton Donates Tickets to UK Armed Forces

Sir Elton John is showing his support for Britain's troops by donating tickets for one of his upcoming U.K. shows to soldiers who have served in Afghanistan.

Elton's Russian Promoter Going to Court Over Royalties

A Moscow court has suspended its hearing of the Russian Authors Society's claim against the appeals instance's ruling for a concert agency over an Elton John performance in the capital.

Elton to Use New Closer Stage Design

WORK is underway at the County Ground to prepare the stage and ground ahead of Sunday’s Elton John concert.

Sunday, May 27, 2012

Elton's Feeling Better, Zachary Plays in the Sand

Sir Elton John has been forced to leave his fans disappointed and cancel four shows after he was taken to hospital in LA with a respiratory infection.

Friday, May 25, 2012

Elton John Rushed to Hospital, Vegas Shows Cancelled

SIR Elton John has been taken to hospital with a serious respiratory infection and forced to cancel a number of concerts.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Love is the Cure Cover Art Released

Order your copy of Elton's new book Love is the Cure HERE

RIP Robin Gibb

Elton heard of the death of Robin Gibb when he was at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, about to perform The Million Dollar Piano show. He played Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me for Robin Gibb and his family, with the following dedication:

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Elton Coming to Peterborough & Sarnia

Elton John will be performing in Peterborough for the first time, bringing his solo act to the Peterborough Memorial Centre this fall.

RIP Donna Summer

"I'm so sad. This woman was the queen of disco and so much more. Her records sound as good today as they ever did. That she has never been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is a total disgrace especially when I see the second rate talent that has been inducted. She is a great friend to me and to the Elton John AIDS Foundation and I will miss her greatly." - Elton

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Elton Was Coming to Byron Bay in November, Now Regional QLD

It appears the Byron Bay council in their wisdom have allocated a quota for the number of Festivals allowed in the town and that means shows meant for Byron Bay cannot go ahead because the quota has been filled.

Promoter Michael Chugg says an Elton John show he had planned for Byron Bay in November this year is now going to regional Queensland.

Elton 17th Most Powerful Celebrity

It used to be enough for a celebrity to act or sing really well. Today celebs need to be businesses. No one embodies that more than our No. 1 celebrity, Jennifer Lopez. With $52 million in earnings and tons of fame, she's a state-of-the-art success story.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Rocket Man for The Rocket Men

Sir Elton John sent a special message to the ‘rocket men’ on board the International Space Station by singing his classic song “Rocket Man.” The video was recorded on April 17, 40 years to the day after his single Rocket Man (I Think It’s Going To Be A Long, Long Time) was released around the world.

Elton's On-Stage Anger Caused by Car Crash

Sir Elton John had a recent on-stage temper tantrum in which he spilled water from his glass several times and threw his piano stool down on the ground while verbally abusing his personal staff.

Sunday, May 13, 2012

Elton Booed in Vegas, Has Multiple Tantrum's, Cancels 2 Shows

Elton John was booed during his Friday show at Caesars Palace after repeatedly losing his temper and throwing a stool and water glass across the stage.

Elton Hasn't Contacted Lev in Over 1 Year

THE little lad Sir Elton John tried to adopt is now living a grim life in a rundown tower block — a world away from the singer’s palatial lifestyle.

Sunday, May 6, 2012

Happy Birthday Davey & Kim

Davey Johnstone, Elton's long serving guitarist and Musical Director turns 61 today, May 6.

Kim Bullard, Elton's newest addition to the band and keyboard guru turned 57 yesterday, May 5.

Happy Birthday to you both!!

Take a look at the clip above of Nigel Olsson playing, recorded from the wings of the stage - a unique view.

Friday, May 4, 2012

Track List Announced for Elton vs. PNAU

It’s official. The long rumoured collaboration between Elton John and Australian electro duo PNAU is actually happening and a release date for an album has been set for July this year.

Elton Slams Wannabe Celebs

Kate Moss, Sir Elton John, David Bailey: A-List Stars Slam Wannbe Celebs at Celebrity Exposed Advance Sceening.

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

$5 Million Raised for BCRF

Sir Elton John helped raise more than $US5 million ($A4.85 million) for charity at a New York fundraiser with pal Elizabeth Hurley.

Love Lies Bleeding Coming to Germany, Australia

The Rocket Man continues to propel Alberta Ballet to new heights.Love Lies Bleeding, Jean Grand-Maitre’s pop ballet spectacle inspired by the songs of Elton John and Bernie Taupin, rolls into Calgary and Edmonton this May, hot on the heels of a television adaptation of the ballet broadcast on CBC viewed by millions of Canadians in April, and successful tours to Vancouver and Toronto this season.

David Furnish on Gay Marriage

Gay marriage is the 'next great battle' in the decades-long struggle for equal rights, Sir Elton John’s partner David Furnish has said in an exclusive Metro interview.