Monday, July 28, 2014

Bright Light Bright Light Supporting Elton on US Tour & Beyond

Welsh electronic-pop act Bright Light Bright Light will open dates on Elton John's North American tour later this year.

Friday, July 25, 2014

Lee Hall Read Elton's Private Diaries when Writing Rocketman

Billy Elliot writer Lee Hall says his new biopic about Sir Elton John will tell the singer's life story "from birth to rehab".

Molly Meldrum's New Autobiography to Include Elton Tales

MOLLY Meldrum has finally finished his autobiography — 35 years after he started writing it.
The book, titled The Never Um ... Ever Ending Story will be released on October 22.

Donny Osmond, Manic Street Preachers Want to Work with Elton

Donny Osmond will celebrate fifty years in show business with his new album, Soundtrack of My Life, out January 13, 2015 on Verve.

Hackers Steal $1M in Tickets to Elton & Justin Timberlake

Six suspected cybercriminals have been indicted over their alleged involvement in a hack attack on eBay-owned ticketing website StubHub.

Elton Unwell in Lorrach

One hour is over, "Rocket Man" has just been played. Elton John stands up, muttering "My cellists will now play something for you," and walks off the stage.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Elton Hosts 'Living in the Shadows' for AIDS 2014

Though HIV/AIDS has killed more than 30 million people since emerging in 1981, the global community is making progress against the epidemic.

David Writes About Fizz

Champagne wishes and caviar dreams … at Fizz! Robin Leach is known throughout the world for his fabulous saying, “Champagne wishes and caviar dreams!”

Monday, July 21, 2014

Davey: 'Lots of changes and surprises for next year's setlist'

Davey Johnstone, Elton's Musical Director, has hinted that the setlist for next year's touring show will feature some big changes.

Elton Goes to the Beach

He often likes to pay a visit to Club 55 whenever he's St Tropez and Thursday was no exception for veteran singer, Sir Elton John.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

'Just Joking' Elton is Not Retiring

The Rocket Man singer announced his plans at a festival in France, where he repeatedly told fans he wanted to spend more time with his sons, according to the Daily Mirror.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Monday, July 14, 2014

Smokey & Friends Release Date Brought Forward

The release date for “Smokey & Friends,” the new duets album from legendary Motown icon and Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson has been moved up to Aug. 19 on Verve Records.

The Very Best of Elton John Re-Released on Vinyl

The Very Best of Elton John is a greatest hits compilation album by Elton John, released in October 1990. His first career-retrospective album, and fourth official greatest-hits album, in all the album spent 145 weeks inside the UK top 200 album chart, making a total of 11 re-entries, and it was certified 9× Platinum by the BPI on 1 March 1995.

Church of England Dismisses Elton's Jesus Comments

The Church of England has dismissed Sir Elton John’s assertion that Jesus would have been in favor of gay rights.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Elton's Stoke Park Gig Raises £300,000 for SportsAid

SportsAid has launched its Elton John Sports Fund with more than £300,000 raised at an acclaimed concert by the artist at Stoke Park in Buckinghamshire on Saturday June 28.

Sunday, July 6, 2014

How We Met: Elton John & Rod Thomas

Elton John, 67

The release of his eponymous second album in 1970 marked the start of a prolific career for the singer-songwriter (left in picture), who has racked up more than 250 million record sales worldwide. He is co-founder of the Rocket Music management company and the Elton John Aids Foundation. He lives in the UK and US with his partner David Furnish and their two children.

Friday, July 4, 2014

Putin Not Meeting Elton in Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin won’t talk with Sir Elton John about gay rights since Kremlin officials say they did not receive an official invitation from the pop star, Gay News reports.

EJAF Supports NY Gov Cuomo, Denounce MS 'Religious Freedom' Law

Earlier this year, Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant signed the “Religious Freedom Restoration Act” into law. The law took effect on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, and provides legal cover for private businesses to actively discriminate against people based on their sexual orientation.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Caribou Ranch Sold for $32.5M

Caribou Ranch, the mountain outpost near Nederland where some of music's biggest names once congregated and recorded — from John Lennon and Michael Jackson to U2 and the Beach Boys — has been sold for $32.5 million.

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