Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Elton John Set to Extend Las Vegas Residency Until 2016

All that glitters is gold, and for Sir Elton John, his 72 hours in Las Vegas toasting the 50th birthday of his partner David Furnish was truly a bejeweled and sparkling celebration. When I talked to the festive duo Sunday, Elton revealed that he’s seriously thinking of extending his Caesars Palace residency to 2016 or even 2017.

Is Elton Playing a Private Gig at Sydney's Ivy Bar?

Is Elton John set to perform Tiny Dancer for a private audience?

Madonna: 'Elton is a Nice Ass'

Madonna has undoubtedly paved the way for many female artists in music industry. When stopping by "The Ellen DeGeneres Show", the popstar took time to weigh in on the women who were following in her footsteps, including longtime collaborator Britney Spears. She also dished on her enemies including Elton John.

- ACE Showbiz

Elton's Perth Concert to be Broadcast for Telethon

Legendary singer Elton John will do a live cross to Telethon from his Rocket Man 40th anniversary concert at Perth Arena.

Elton Honors British Olympic Stars

Stars including SIR MICHAEL CAINE, SIR ELTON JOHN and SIMON COWELL have come together to pay tribute to the country's Olympic and Paralympic stars.

Actor Stephen Fry and singer Leona Lewis also joined the celebrity group to record Rudyard Kipling's iconic poem If as part of the soundtrack to a film honouring medallists at the Daily Mirror's Pride of Britain Awards.

Adele Looks to Elton for Parenting Tips

Adele has reportedly been seeking parenting advice from Elton John in the wake of giving birth to her first child.

Elton Opens Act Theatre & Chopard Store

Superstar Sir Elton John’s four-day birthday bash for his husband David Furnish continued Saturday night at the gala opening of the Act theater nightclub in the Palazzo -- and continues for a fifth day with a celebration here this evening.

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Johnny Depp Sings YMCA with Drag Queens at David's 50th

He famously arrived at his own 50th birthday bash dressed as Louis XIV - wearing a wig so big that he had to be transported to the party in the back of a van.

And things were equally as extravagant last night when Elton John threw a 50th bash for his long-term partner David Furnish - complete with a porn director DJ, a playboy playmate and an array of drag queens.

Front Row Ticket Available in Melbourne

If anyone would like to sit next to me during Elton's concert at Rod Laver Arena on November 18 please email editor@eltondaily.com. The ticket is $275 plus postage. Unfortunately my friend cancelled and this is now available for another fan to enjoy.


Friday, October 26, 2012

Happy 50th David!

Wednesday night, Elton John pulled out all the stops to celebrate the 50th birthday of his husband, David Furnish, at the couple’s fancy new home in Los Angeles.

5 Concerts Added in Germany

Five dates have been announced for Elton and the band in Germany next summer. The dates are:

July 5, 2013, Gerry-Weber-Stadion, Halle/Westfalen at 7pm,
July 6, 2013, Zollhafen, Mainz at 8pm,
July 7, 2013, Frankenstadion, Heilbronn at 7pm,
September 5, 2013, Waldbühne, Berlin at 7pm,
September 7, 2013, Domplatz, Magdeburg at 8 pm.

Public tickets are available today on pre-sale and then on the official on-sale via this link.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Elton John Coming to Bangkok, Thailand

Elton John will return to Thailand on December 13 to play at the Impact Arena.

Elton vs Pnau to Feature on X Factor Australia

Prepare for X Factor Australia performances from Pnau & Elton John, Kesha & a special One Direction set beamed in INTERGALACTICALLY!

- Xfactorau

Elton Playing Swiss Festival

Elton John will be playing in Murten for his only Swiss concert, as part of the Stars of Sounds festival next summer.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Elton Returning to Russia in December 2013

6 December 2013. Pop legend Elton John will perform outstanding hits and a new format in Crocus City Hall.

Undoubtedly, the upcoming show will be one of the most visible and visited events of winter in the cultural life of the capital.

- Kassir


06-Dec-2013 Moscow, Russia Crocus City Hall
07-Dec-2013 Kazan, Russia TatNeft Arena

An Interview with Nigel Olsson

Nigel Olsson has always wanted to be a showman, but onstage he’s not always so showy.
At times, he might even be overlooked.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

All About Stevie Nicks at An Enduring Benefit

The stars aligned for Elton John's 11th annual "An Enduring Vision" benefit Monday in downtown New York, where VIP guests helped raise $2 million for the singer's AIDS Foundation and Stevie Nicks took the stage as the night's marquee performer.

Watch WTT Smash Hits Here

The 20th anniversary edition of Mylan WTT Smash Hits presented by GEICO, was one for the record books with the event posting a record $1 million for the Elton John AIDS Foundation with a portion of those proceeds benefitting the Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force. The event, hosted annually by Sir Elton John and Billie Jean King, has now raised more the $11.5 million to support HIV and AIDS prevention and awareness programs since the first Smash Hits was held in Los Angeles in 1993.

Unique Video of Elton & John Lennon Released

 Elton has added a poignant and unique version of Empty Garden to the set list for the current season of Million Dollar Piano shows at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas.

Elton Planning Massive 4 Day Party for David's 50th

It’s being called “the biggest birthday bash ever,” and music legend and Caesars Palace headliner Sir Elton John is masterminding the celebrations for his partner David Furnish’s 50th festivities. It will be even more extravagant and lavish than his 50th birthday celebration.

Elton & Bernie Writing new Broadway Musical

Elton John is planning a return to Broadway as a composer with Bernie Taupin, and partner/husband David Furnish as producer. Furnish confirmed this last night at a glittery black tie fundraiser for the Elton John AIDS Foundation here in New York at Cipriani downtown.

Elton Brings Empty Garden Into the Million Dollar Piano Set

David Praises Madonna, The Feud is Over

Bryan Adams Gives Elton John a Photo of his Penis

Court Rejects Elton's Libel Case Against The Times

Elton John was not libelled by The Times in a series of articles about tax avoidance, the British High Court has ruled today.

Lady Gaga Donates Lennon Peace Prize to EJAF

The Poker Face star jetted to Iceland on Tuesday (09Oct12) to be presented with the honour by John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono at the Imagine Peace Tower in Reykjavik, which was erected in memory of the Beatles legend in 2007.

Elton Celebrates Sharon Osbourne's 60th

Sir Elton John, Mariah Carey, and Tommy Lee helped make Sharon Osbourne's 60th birthday extra special by filming special tributes to be aired during her U.S. chat show The Talk on Tuesday (09Oct12).

Elton Wants Same-Sex Marriage Legalised

SIR ELTON JOHN is urging authorities to change gay marriage laws as he is desperate to refer to his partner DAVID FURNISH as his "husband".

Meet Elton's Ex-Bodyguard

After more than a half century of special dieting and intense physical training, Sir Elton John's former bodyguard reveals how he, at age 77, has managed to find his personal fountain of youth.

Elton Likes Heart's New Album

Heart‘s new album, Fanatic, is in stores this week, and you know it must be good because one of music’s most outspoken stars has given it his seal of approval: Elton John.

Rod Stewart Buys Elton an 'ice bucket'

Rod Stewart once bought Sir Elton John a novelty fridge.

Bryan Adams New Celeb PhotoBook Includes Elton Foreword

In the late nineties Bryan Adams became curious about making photographic self-portraits for his album covers, and so chose to pick up the camera himself.

Elton is Anastacia's 'Fairy Godmother'

Anastacia hailed Sir Elton John for his help as she lauded him with praise for helping her get through her battle with cancer.

Elton Performs at Another Wedding

Elton John is a wedding singer. After all, what singer who has made a bajillion dollars over their singing career wouldn’t want to play two weddings in a single weekend.

Work Underway On New LA Home

Sir Elton John and David Furnish are reportedly planning to extend their familyafter purchasing a new mansion in LA to make room for another child.

Monday, October 1, 2012

Limited Updates For 2 Weeks

Hi Everyone,

Just a quick note to say I will be on vacation for the next two weeks and there will be limited updates to the site during this time.

Thanks for your understanding and continued support.

Elton Daily Editor