Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Buenos Aires Show Cancelled Due to Rain

The concert that was to be held at the Hippodrome of Palermo by two iconic figures of the world pop, the British Elton John and the American James Taylor, was suspended this Saturday due to the bad climatic conditions in Buenos Aires.

Elton's Vegas Residency to End in May 2018

Million Dollar Piano advertising posters hung outside the entrance to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas have recently been altered with a new slogan reading 'Residency Ends May 2018'.

David Gest Hired Hitman to Kill Elton John

David Gest ’s best friend has claimed the eccentric entertainer once vowed to have Sir Elton John killed by a hit man after apparently being incensed by one of Sir Elton’s jokes.

Meet Daisy, Elton's Dinosaur

Meet Daisy, the life-size Tyrannosaurus rex sculpture at the Windsor, England, estate of Elton John.

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Elton to Perform in Monaco & Zurich

Elton and the band will perform at the Grimaldi Forum, Monaco, Monte Carlo on December 6, 2017.

17-11-70 to be Re Released on Vinyl for Record Store Day

To celebrate the 10th Record Store Day, Elton is releasing 11-17-70+.

Elton to Work with Andrew Lloyd Weber and Tim Rice on Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Movie

Elton John, Andrew Lloyd Weber and Tim Rice are working on an animated version of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” for STX.

Watch Stevie Wonder, Lady Gaga and Ryan Adams Perform at Elton John’s 70th Birthday Party

Elton spent his 70th birthday on Saturday night advocating for those in need, and for the arts, at a special celebration at Red Studios in Los Angeles benefitting the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) and the Hammer Museum at UCLA. The evening, which honoured his life achievement as well as his 50-year songwriting collaboration with Bernie Taupin, raised nearly $2.8 million to help fund the grant-making initiatives of EJAF and exhibitions and programs at the Hammer Museum.

Elton to Decide About Retiring From Touring ‘Within Six Months’

While previously denying retirement plans, the singer – who marked turning 70 with a lavish bash in Los Angeles on Saturday – is seriously considering whether to step away from touring for more family time with partner David Furnish and their two boys.

Elton Upset Over Fallout with George Michael

Paul Gambaccini has claimed Sir Elton John was “very upset” about his fallout with George Michael.

Elton Tells Ed Sheeran 'Don't Put on Weight

Elton John's had a profound impact on Ed Sheeran's career that goes far beyond the icon's obvious musical influence.

Elton Among 63 New Phone Hacking Claims

Sir Elton John and Gordon Ramsay are taking action against the publisher of the Sun and defunct News of the World over phone-hacking claims.

Nigel on Playing Ewood Park

EXCITEMENT has been building about Elton John bringing his band to Blackburn Rovers Ewood Park ground this summer from the moment news broke about the open air concert.

Samsung Using Rocket Man in New Campaign

Elton May Collaborate with Khalid & Tech N9ne

"There's someone from El Paso I'm a big fan of," Elton said just moments before he dedicated "Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me" to Khalid. "He's going to be a big star."

Elton Curating Amazon's Song of The Day

Sir Elton John is celebrating his 70th birthday a day early by curating Amazon Music Unlimited's song of the day feature starting on Friday (24Mar17).

Bakersfield Show Rescheduled to May 6

Music superstar Elton John has again rescheduled his Bakersfield appearance at Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield. Officials at Rabobank Arena say it's due to a scheduling conflict.

Elton Chats with Father John Misty

Tonight, Beats 1 aired a conversation between Father John Misty and Elton John. During the latest episode of Elton’s show “Rocket Hour” (which airs in full tonight at 10 p.m. Eastern), the two discussed the analog recording process behind the new album Pure Comedy.

Elton on Turning 70

With 70 looming, iconic musician Elton John is reflecting on life – and how his family with husband David Furnish has changed it for the better.

Teen's Video Made Elton cry

Sir Elton John has personally phoned a teenager to praise his "inspirational" video about living with a disability.

Limited Edition 'Music Man' Prints For Sale

In celebration of Elton John's 70th birthday, Romero Britto, a leading figure in the neo-pop art movement, has generously donated a limited set of 50 fine art prints of 'Music Man', Britto's acclaimed portrait of Sir Elton, to raise funds for the Elton John AIDS Foundation.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Bakersfield Concert Rescheduled Due to Medical Reasons

Elton John's upcoming concert at Rabobank Arena on Saturday March 18 has been rescheduled for Saturday April 22, 2017.

Elton Remembers Elvis, Chuck Berry

An audience with the king of rock ’n’ roll was something that most baby-boomer musicians could only dream about. But when Elton John finally got his chance to meet Elvis Presley, he found the experience to be more nightmarish.

2nd Hobart Show Announced, More Tickets for Aussie Shows

Due to tickets selling out in a matter of minutes yesterday, Sir Elton John has announced he will play a second show in Hobart during his Once In A Lifetime tour this September.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Hobart Sells Out in 8 Minutes, More Aussie Shows May be Announced

Elton John fans desperate to get their hands on seats at his north Queensland shows have been calling the premier's office, with tickets selling out in less than an hour on Tuesday.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Celebrate Elton's 70th Birthday, Bernie & Elton's 50th & EJAF's 25th

On Saturday, March 25, 2017, the Elton John AIDS Foundation and the Hammer Museum at UCLA will present a special celebration honoring Elton’s 70th birthday and the 50th anniversary of his songwriting collaboration with Bernie Taupin. The event is also a special fundraising benefit to support EJAF’s lifesaving work and cultural programs at the Hammer Museum. Presenting Sponsors are Neuro Drinks and Diana Jenkins and AEG Presents.

Current Band Setlist

Funeral for a Friend

Love Lies Bleeding

Paul Bushnell on Working with Elton, Nigel's Drum Tech's Other Passion

Paul Bushnell is speaking to me from his home in Los Angeles.

Elton Gets Custom Nikes, Syrian War child Photo & Tech 9ne Vinyl

Elton John’s long been notorious for his record buying habits, but recently he was spotted in Vancouver’s Beat Street records dropping a hefty sum on rap vinyl.

Monday, March 6, 2017

Elton Performs Remotely for Opening of Banksy Bethlehem Hotel

British singer Elton John was the honorary guest at the opening ceremony of the controversial hotel in Bethlehem that was established by British graffiti artist Banksy. In a recorded message, John spoke to and played for the other attendees. “It’s my great pleasure to be playing in Palestine this evening,” he told them.

Friday, March 3, 2017

Elton Coming to Moscow, Darwin Starts Elton Concert Petition, Rocket Stage Planning New Musicals

Elton and the band will to return to Moscow, Russia on December 14 to perform at The Crocus City Hall.

Elton Chats About His Children, Ageist Radio & The Lion King Remake

Sir Elton John says his children come before his partner David Furnish.

EJAF Oscar Party Raises $7M, Celebrates 25 Years

Elton John marked his 25th annual Academy Awards Viewing Party with a milestone: Seven million dollars was raised for his AIDS Foundation. At the star-studded gala, Elton told the crowd, "This party and our work have always been about love, inclusion, fairness and good health for everyone. We believe these remedies can cure anything...most especially AIDS.”

Friday, February 24, 2017

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Elton John Returning to Australia This September

Elton John and his band will be bringing the exclusive Once In A Lifetime tour to Australia, performing in Mackay, Wollongong and Cairns for the first time ever this September!

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Elton Returning to Barcelona

Elton John will return to Barcelona, Spain on December 3, 2017 at the Palau Saint Jordi.

Elton and Quincy Jones Curate Vinyl Subscription Service

Elton John, Quincy Jones, George Clinton, Talib Kweli and Sean Lennon are among the first artist curators tapped for Experience Vinyl. As Billboard reports, the new vinyl record subscription service will launch in April.

Ed Sheeran: 'Elton Is Always Asking Me To Sit On His Face'

Ed left plenty of fans in a state of shock after his interview on BeBox Music took a turn for the crude.

Elton Remembers George Michael

SIR Elton John paid emotional tribute to tragic pal George Michael on a radio show.

Monday, February 6, 2017

Elton Performs at Robert Kraft's Super Bowl Party

How do you prep for the Super Bowl? If you’re Patriots owner Robert Kraft, you have a private party at your hotel and invite Elton John to play a solo set on the piano.

Sunday, February 5, 2017

Elton to Appear at Lady Gaga's Super Bowl Half Time Show?

For a lot of people, people with whom I inherently disagree with and abhor, tuning into the Super Bowl on Sunday will be for one reason and one reason only: the halftime show. With Lady Gaga headlining the show this year, well, there are a Million Reasons to tune in.

David Furnish Becomes British Citizen

"A very emotional morning for me. This morning, I was sworn in as a British citizen. As an immigrant, I moved to the UK more than 27 years years ago. I was welcomed with open arms. This spirit of acceptance, tolerance and diversity has allowed me to achieve a life beyond my wildest dreams. I am a very blessed man, and I am extremely proud to now carry both British and Canadian passports."

Elton's Graham Taylor Tribute

It was no surprise to find Sir Elton John had put down in words a message to touch the hearts of those who came to pay respects to Graham Taylor.

Elton to Perform at Qualtrics Insight Summit

Sir Elton John will be the special guest entertainer at the annual Qualtrics Insight Summit, held on Thursday March 2nd at The Grand America Hotel, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Elton John Writing for The Devil Wears Prada Musical

Sir Elton John and Paul Rudnick are writing the new Broadway musical, The Devil Wears Prada. Based on Lauren Weisberger's best-selling 2003 novel and the 2006 blockbuster film from Fox 2000 Pictures and, the new musical will be produced by Kevin McCollum, Fox Stage Productions and Rocket Entertainment.

Sunday, January 22, 2017

More Million Dollar Piano Dates Announced for April and May

Caesars Palace and AEG Live have announced eight dates for the Spring of 2017 as part of The Million Dollar Piano residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

Elton Performed at Russian Tycoon's Wedding

Mariah and Elton were paid a total of £3.5 million to play at the wedding of Irene Kogan, the granddaughter of Russian business tycoon Valery Kogan.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Elton's Tearful Tribute to George Michael

"On Christmas Day, George Michael passed away, which was one of the saddest moments of my career because I've known George Michael more or less since the start of Wham! and got to know him very well, played with him, recorded with him. It was the most awful news because he was on the road back supposedly to good health," John said onstage. "Apart from his music, which is outstanding… more than anything as a human being he was one of the kindest, sweetest, most generous people I've ever met. He gave so much money to so many great causes without telling anybody."

Listen to George Michael's Missing Song Co-Produced by Elton

George Michael’s ‘missing’ song was leaked by his partner Fadi Fawaz on Dec. 28, days after the legendary crooner’s shocking death.

Elton to Perform at George Michael's Funeral?, Memorial Concert?, The Grammys?

Sir Elton John could be set to sing at friend George Michael 's funeral.

Nantes Concert Rescheduled for June 25

The concert originally scheduled at the Zenith of Nantes on December 6, 2016 is postponed to Sunday June 25, 2017 in the same venue.