Sunday, December 27, 2015

Elton Wants to Get Back in The Charts

The dinner for 90 people was certainly lavish. The interior of Mosimann’s private dining club in London’s ultra-rich Belgravia was decked with organza and bunches of grapes, while birch trees adorned tables loaded with gold plates and armfuls of white roses.

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Merry Christmas


I would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and best wishes for 2016.

Elton Visits Disneyland in a Wheelchair





Sir Elton John's Representative Has Assured Fans The Rock Veteran Is "On The Mend" After Hurting His Ankle Prior To A Family Trip To Disneyland.

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Sunday, December 20, 2015

‘I’d Rather Have Empty Seats’ Elton John Encourages Fans Not to Buy Secondary Tickets

Sir Elton John has hit back at ticket touts flogging sky high priced tickets to his concerts.

Elton: 'I Will Never Retire', Biopic Has Funding Problems

Pop star Sir Elton John talks about his "joyous" new album, and insists he will never retire.
Sir Elton John's work rate might have slowed since the 1970s, when he regularly released two albums a year, but the star shows no signs of stopping.

Elton Tweets Astronaut, Gives Brenda Lee a Special Gift


British astronaut Tim Peake has settled into a new home at the International Space Station (ISS). Peake, a former Army aviator and helicopter test pilot, is the first British astronaut to represent the European Space Agency (ESA) aboard the ISS. He arrived at the space station on Tuesday after blasting off on a Soyuz rocket from the Baikonur Cosmodrome. Mr. Peake is among six astronauts living and working in space.

Elton Cuts Ties with Gary Farrow PR

Murray Chalmers PR is expanding with the acquisition of major new clients including Elton John/ Rocket Entertainment Group.

Elton Meets The Australian PM, Backs the GOSH Appeal

Thank-you Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for welcoming me so warmly into your office. Thank-you for supporting the Global Fund in the fight against HIV/AIDS. Together we can all make AIDS history.

Elton Thanks His Band and Crew with Sydney Yacht Trip

He is currently Down Under to wrap up his All The Hits world tour.

Elton Says Goodbye to The Sydney Entertainment Centre


If someone was going to see out this room it had to be Elton John. And if Elton John is closing the joint then we want him doused in sparkles, spilling over with hits and playing long into the night.
Tick. Tick. Tick. And look, there's Tiny Dancer (with Davey Johnstone unafraid to rock the none-more-'70s double-necked guitar). Definitely a very big tick.

Special Show Announced for The Wiltern, CA

On January 13, 2016 at 8 pm, Elton will take the stage at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, CA for “Island Life Presents – One Wonderful Crazy Night”

Elton's New Single, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', Released


The second single from Elton’s upcoming album, Wonderful Crazy Night, has just been released.

Elton Coming to Vienna, Prague, Israel Confirmed for May 26

Elton and the band have announced a new show in Vienna on November 24 at the Wiener Stadthalle!

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Elton Joins Ed Sheeran at Sydney Concert



Elton John made an appearance at Ed Sheeran’s Sydney, Australia show on Wednesday night.

Sir Elton joined Sheeran for the Elton classic ‘Don’t Go Breaking My Heart’.

Tiny Dancer at Royal Variety Performance 2015

Elton 15th Highest Paid Musician of 2015

Forbes has revealed its list of the World’s Highest-Paid Musicians of 2015 and two of the most successful bands of the 1970s have landed in the top 10 of the tally — The Eagles and Fleetwood Mac. Both groups’ earnings were powered by very lucrative tours.

Elton Coming to Munich

Elton and the band have announced a new date in Munich at the Olympiahalle next year.

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Elton Coming to Belfast & Denmark

He is one of the best-selling music artists in the world with a career spanning five-decades selling more than 300 million records.

Elton John Pays Tribute to Catherine Britt

CATHERINE Britt knows support is a key ingredient in the fight against cancer.

Elton to Headline Auschwitz Life Festival

Over five decades on stage, more than 4000 performances in over 80 coun-tries. One of the most highly acclaimed and successful solo artists on history, Sir Elton John will be the headliner of Life Festival Oświęcim 2016, on Saturday, June 18.

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Elton Returning to Israel

British rock icon Elton John will return to Israel next year for his fourth performance.

Elton Goes Record Shopping in Sydney

Repressed Records owner Chris Sammut was coming back from a quick lunch when he spotted a familiar looking guy with an Adidas tracksuit and rose-tinted glasses in his long-running Sydney record store.

Lady Gaga Credits Elton for Support, Elton Role May be Part of Upcoming Molly Meldrum TV Series

Tony Bennett and Elton John helped lift Lady Gaga's spirits as she struggled with the disappointing release of her album Artpop.

Elton Writes for The Australian

When AIDS reared its ugly head in the 1980s it was the disease of the gay; a physical infection for a perceived moral imperfection. I saw dozens upon dozens of my friends contract the disease and then die while the world watched on, uncertain of how to act.

Elton Has a 'Stinking Cold'

A few verses into the opening song, Funeral For A Friend/Love Lies Bleeding, you could sense that something was not right with British pop icon Elton John’s singing.

World AIDS Day, Elton's MSNBC Chat

To mark World AIDS Day – the day on which the world pauses to remember the millions of men and women who have lost their lives to AIDS-related illnesses – best-selling artist Sir Elton John spoke exclusively with MSNBC about his work as an activist, the stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS, and the role every person can play in ending the most devastating public health pandemic in history. And he reveals the one thing he knows for sure: It all comes down to compassion.

Check Out 'Looking Up' Live from Vegas

Royal Variety Performance Airs on ITV Dec 8

Elton and the band’s appearance at the Royal Variety Performance 2015 will be broadcast in the UK on ITV1 Tuesday 8 December at 7:30pm.

A Conversation with Sir John



I’m going into The Colosseum at Caesars Palace through the back door, just like Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, Bette Midler and Cher have done before me. Maybe I am Cher? I feel like Cher. Cher is the sort of person who would sit down for an hour long chat with Elton John on a hot Wednesday afternoon in Las Vegas.

Elton Coming to Estero FL, Warminster UK, Edinburgh UK, Argelès-sur-Mer FR, Youngstown OH & Grand Rapids MI

Elton and the band have added five more dates to their 2016 tour schedule.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Elton Coming to Porto, Portugal & Aix-les-Bains, France

Elton and the band will headline two more European festivals in 2016.

Elton Impressed by Wellington Audience

Sir Elton John was "over the moon" with the Wellington crowd, his concert promoter says.

Check Out The Star Wars Fan Rocket Man Parody

Elton Returning to Liverpool, Italy

Along with the five previously announced summer dates, Elton and the band have added another UK show next year at the Echo Arena in Liverpool.

Elton Dedicates Song to Jonah Lomu


During his performance at Westpac Stadium on Saturday, Elton dedicated Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me for rugby legend Jonah Lomu and his family.

Two More UK Dates Announced

Elton and the band have added two more UK dates to their busy summer tour schedule. They will be playing outdoors in Woodstock at the Blenheim Palace for Nocture 2016 and will also perform as the opening night headline act at the Henley-On-Thames Festival!

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Elton Lands in Wellington



The Rocket Man has landed in Wellington.

Quick Chat with DC Parmet, Elton's Tour Manager

When Elton John arrives in Wellington today, he will be accompanied by tour manager DC Parment, who has been holding the band's purse strings for the past 18 years. He tells about first meeting the larger-than-life star, why touring is fun, and his favourite bands.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Rolling Stone Interviews Elton

Elton John has spent the past few years making mostly reflective and piano-based albums like 2010's Leon Russell collaboration, The Union, and 2013's sparse, somber The Diving Board. But when he got the urge to make a new album earlier this year, he decided to head in a radically different direction. "I was in Honolulu playing a show with my band, and I said to my guitarist Davey [Johnstone], 'Go out and buy 12-string guitars,'" he says. "'I want to hear lots of them on this record. We're going to make an up record.'"

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Looking Up Live Premieres at Royal Variety Performance


Prince Harry met a host of stars at last night's Royal Variety Performance, as he joked around with One Direction's Harry Styles and greeted Little Mix inside.

Elton's Stepmother Tells Different Childhood Story

By all accounts, Stan Dwight plays the piano very well. His repertoire doesn’t include Elton John hits but his family talk of once hearing him play a version of Your Song that Elton would have been proud of.

Elton Celebrates Ukranian LGBT Law, Dan Carter Admires Elton

Sir Elton John has congratulated Ukraine on passing a landmark LGBT anti-discrimination law.

Live Earth Performance Cancelled Due to Paris Terror Attacks

A Paris webcast of an all-star marathon event about climate change was suspended after the deadly attacks in that city Friday night (Nov. 13).

300 Visually Impaired Fans to Hear Elton for Free

Even if they can't see what spectacles Elton John is wearing, 300 visually impaired people will hear every word he sings.

Sir Elton Holiday Candle Back for 2015

Just in time for the holiday season, the popular Sir Elton John Holiday Candle produced by NEST Fragrances will return. NEST Fragrances donates a portion of the proceeds from the sale of each Sir Elton John Candle collection to support the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF)’s lifesaving work.

Watch The New Video for Looking up

Bernie Taupin on New Album

In about a year and a half Elton John and Bernie Taupin will celebrate a rather stunning achievement: 50 years working together as a songwriting team. "That makes me immensely proud," says Taupin, phoning in from his California home. "The fact is that we're still actually making records. We're still a viable team. I think we're probably the longest-lasting songwriting team in music history. I guess you could also say Jagger/Richards, if they make a new record, that is."

Friday, November 13, 2015

Elton Coming to St Petersburg Russia on May 28

Elton and the band will perform at St Petersburg's Ice Palace on Saturday, May 28 as part of The Wonderful Crazy Night European Tour.