Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Elton to Say Goodbye to Rapid City and Billings

Elton has just announced that he and the band will say goodbye to Rapid City, South Dakota and Billings, Montana when they play the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center and Rimrock Auto Arena in October.

Elton: 'Compassion Saved My Life'

I have some good news. The single biggest change that could most radically improve our health-care systems is free. It can't be patented by any corporation. It doesn't eat into anybody's budget.

David & Elton 'Deconstructed Motherhood'

Feminist icon Germaine Greer has accused Sir Elton John and husband David Furnish of ‘deconstructing the concept of motherhood’.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Ed Sheeran Receives Ivor Novello from Elton

Elton John praised Ed Sheeran during the Ivor Novello Awards ceremony in London earlier today (May 21), declaring that the singer-songwriter will have a lengthy career.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Elton Coming to Malaga, Spain

Elton John, one of the most acclaimed and successful solo of all time, will visit Málaga, on 15 July at the Martin Carpena Sports Palace.

Elton Goes Back to School


You might have cringed at the idea of showing up at your school reunion – but it seems that wasn’t an issue for Elton John.

Rocket Man - The Musical of Elton's Life Coming Soon

Elton John's life is set to be made into a West End musical after years of anticipation.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Elton to Say Farewell to Omaha

Elton and the band will say farewell to Omaha when they play the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, NE, USA, on Saturday, October 3 as part of The Final Curtain Tour.

New Billy Elliot Film Planned, Elton Gives Brooklyn Decker Baby Name Advice

Elton John has revealed plans for a big screen adaptation of his stage show Billy Elliot the Musical.
Speaking after the show's 10th anniversary performance, Sir Elton told the BBC: "It would be lovely to do a film version.

Elton Celebrates 10 Years of Billy Elliot in London

Last night, 12 May 2015, the multi award-winning smash hit Billy Elliot the Musical celebrated ten years in the West End.

Homophobia could have Stopped Elton's Dad Seeing him Perform

Sir Elton John has suggested that his father's homophobia stopped him from coming to see any of his shows.

The Story Behind Philadelphia Freedom

In February 1975, Elton released Philadelphia Freedom – a song that was not available on any album and would not be until its inclusion on Elton John’s Greatest Hits Volume 2 in 1977.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Elton Meets Jerry Lee Lewis at Jazz Fest

What makes Elton John nervous? Meeting Jerry Lee Lewis, one of his musical heroes, for the first time during the 2015 New Orleans Jazz Fest.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Why Elton Met President Obama and Testified Before Congress

Today, I had the great honor of meeting with President Obama along with my husband and the Chairman of the Elton John AIDS Foundation, David Furnish. And I had the honor of testifying before the Senate Appropriations Committee to urge Congress to continue critical funding for PEPFAR, the President's Plan for Emergency AIDS Relief.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Elton at Andy Roddick Foundation Gala

Last Saturday, Sir Elton John followed Jerry Lee Lewis on the Acura stage at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, and, for all intents and purposes, lit the thing on fire.

Behind the 'Prisoner in New York' Interview

In 1976, music’s brightest star came out publicly to a bi-curious journalist and a freelance photographer. He applauded them for having the balls to ask.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Elton to Play Solo Concert in Madrid

Something is about to change at the Royal Theatre. Accustomed to opera and classical music, the voice of tenors, basses and mezzo-sopranos, the Madrid coliseum live from 20 to 27 July, the first festival of pop and rock music history. Elton John, Raphael, Miguel Poveda and Juanes are proper names of an event never seen before. A proposal that comes with the intention to consolidate and compete on the calendar with the great classics.

Elton Plays Enormous Concert at Jazz Fest





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Friday, May 1, 2015

Almost $7M Raised for Breast Cancer Research


On Thursday, April 30, the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) hosted its annual Hot Pink Party: The Pink Standard at The Waldorf Astoria in New York City, raising a record-breaking sum of nearly $7 million.

Ed Sheeran Speaks with Elton Twice a Week

The 'Bloodstream' hitmaker has revealed he keeps in regular contact with Elton, 68, and believes the legendary singer is more than happy to offer him career advice as he sees ''a lot of himself'' in the young star.

Liquid Assets - Documentary on Elton's Money

Elton Phoned Watford Striker After Match

The 68-year-old Rocket Man singer has been a life-long supporter of the club and became the club's chairman and director in 1976.

Elton John Announces 'The Final Curtain Tour', Sioux Falls Scheduled

Elton and the band will say farewell to Sioux Falls when they play the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls, SD, USA, on Friday, October 2 as part of The Final Curtain Tour.