Friday, September 29, 2017

Ultimate Greatest Hits 'Diamonds' Available Nov 10

Elton John and his longtime songwriting partner Bernie Taupin will commemorate the 50th anniversary of their wildly successful union with the release of Diamonds, a new career-spanning box billed as John’s “ultimate” greatest hits compilation.

Elton: An AIDS Free Future is Within Our Grasp

To mark the 20th anniversary of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, and to honour her unique contribution to the fight against AIDS, I joined His Royal Highness Prince Harry this year on a trip to London Lighthouse – a former palliative care centre where many people went to die in the 1980s and 1990s.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Elton Gets Annoyed with Wollongong Security

Elton to Perform at Google Event in Sydney

It’s upfronts season again and just as the major TV networks showcase their wares for the upcoming year, so too does Google, at it’s annual ‘Brandcast’ marketing event. In years gone by the glitzy night of entertainment not only wows a packed out room of media execs with it’s content slate and YouTube offering, but guests also get to see a top notch music act.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Elton Helps Design Bvlgari Jewelry

Legendary Artist Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish made a special appearance on Friday 8th September at the Bulgari Gem Table in Rome. Elton met Bulgari Jewellery Creative Director Lucia Silvestri and together they designed a special creation that will be auctioned-off at the upcoming Elton John AIDS Foundation Gala in June 2018 to commemorate the charity’s 25th Anniversary.

Australian Tour Setlist

Elton John paid tribute to those affected by terrorism in a concert on Friday night in Australia, dedicating his song I Want Love "in remembrance of anyone who has had to suffer."

Elton to Feature in New George Michael Documentary

Before George Michael’s death at the end of 2016, it was reported that a documentary about the singer-songwriter was in the works. Now, an official release date for that doc has been announced. George Michael: Freedom airs October 21 at 9 p.m. ET on Showtime. It will feature narration from the late singer-songwriter and concentrate on the formative period of his career as well as his personal life and the death of his partner Anselmo Feleppa. It features interviews with multiple music figures, including Stevie Wonder, Elton John, Mary J. Blige, Elton John, Nile Rodgers, Mark Ronson, and more. The doc also notably includes interviews with the supermodels who starred in Michael’s video for “Freedom! ’90”: Naomi Campbell, Christy Turlington, Cindy Crawford, Tatjana Patitz and Linda Evangelista. Watch a trailer for the new doc below.

Taron Egerton Confirms Elton John Role in Rocketman

Taron Egerton is going from Eggsy to Rocket Man as the Kingsman: The Golden Circle star confirms he'll be playing Sir Elton John in an upcoming musical.

Elton Performed Circle of Life with Andrea Boccelli at The Roman Colosseum

Elton Interviews Sam Smith

At just 25, he’s already one of the most high profile gay pop stars in the world, but it turns out that Sam Smith was readily accepting of his sexuality from an early age.

Gucci Influenced by Elton for New Collection

Alessandro Michele, creative director at Gucci and close friend of Elton, has been spending time digging through the star's archive and that showed at the launch of the fashion house's Spring/Summer 2018 collection in Milan yesterday.

Elton Tells Australians to VOTE YES!

I'm so excited to be back in Australia for a series of shows. Many years ago, I chose Australia for my wedding to a wonderful woman for whom I have so much love and admiration.

Elton Attends Kingsman Premiere

Thanks to everyone who came to support last night's @kingsmanmovie world premiere!

Aretha Franklin to Perform at New York EJAF Gala

On Tuesday, November 7, 2017, the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) will host its annual New York Fall Gala at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City. This year’s gala commemorates the 25th year and honors Founder Sir Elton John. President Bill Clinton, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, Sharon Stone, and others will pay tribute to Elton’s achievements as a philanthropist and humanitarian. The legendary Aretha Franklin will be the special musical guest, along with performances by violinist Joshua Bell and Broadway’s The Lion King, featuring Heather Headley. Neil Patrick Harris will host the event.

Kingsman Director Chats with Elton, Elton to be in Kingsman 3

Matthew Vaughn, Elton's director in 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle', joins him for a special episode of Rocket Hour this week.

Monday, September 11, 2017

Davey Johnstone Underwent Hand Surgery, Black Sea Concerts Postponed

British singer, pianist, and composer Elton John has postponed his concerts at the Black Sea Arena in Shekvetili, Georgia until next year.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Elton to Attend World Premiere of Kingsman 2 in London

One of the most interesting things about Kingsman: The Golden Circle (apart from Colin Firth's mysterious return from the dead) is the announcement that slightly flamboyant pop star Sir Elton John has a role in the film.

Want to Get Paid to Watch Elton John?

Talk about the dream job!

David & Elton Get 3 New Family Members

David and I are extremely proud to announce the arrival of three new additions to the Furnish-John family. - Elton

RIP Bruce Forsyth

So sad to hear about the death of the legendary Bruce Forsyth. It was such an honour to work with him - a brilliant comedian, television host and a lovely man. A treasured part of my life since I was a young boy. My condolences to Wilnelia and his family. - Elton

Elton Remembers 'An Angel'

20 years ago today, the world lost an angel.
- Elton