Singer-Songwriter, Composer, Pianist, Record Producer, And Occasional Actor
Sir Elton Hercules John CBE (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight, 25 March 1947) is an English singer, songwriter, composer, pianist, record producer, and occasional actor. He has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin as his songwriter partner since 1967; they have collaborated on more...Wikipedia
Born: 25th March, 1947, Pinner, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
Height: 5' 8" (173 cm)
Claim to Fame: Bennie And The Jets (Song) (1976)
21 at 33 is the fourteenth studio album by British singer/songwriter Elton John, released on 13 May 1980. It was recorded at Super Bear Studios, Nice, France, in August 1979, and Rumbo Recorders and Sunset Sound in Los Angeles, California between January to March 1980.
[November 2004] I`ve never lived in a time so vexing. I just want to scream. It`s a nightmare. Bush [George W. Bush] and this administration are the worst thing that`s ever happened to America. I`m just as angry at Tony Blair. You lied to us, Tony. It was like - these idiots think they can get away with anything! I voted for Tony. He`s basically a nice guy. What happened? Is it because power does that thing to you, that you isolate yourself? It enrages me that people can just smirk their way through it.
[On his unsuccessful 2004 studio album, "Peachtree Road"]: It is probably one of my lowest-selling albums of all time. It was disappointing everywhere in the world, so I have to hold my hands up and accept that the songs just didn`t connect. I`m proud of "Peachtree", but, if I think about it logically, people may have ten or twelve Elton John albums in their collection already. Do they need another one?
Is the Godfather of John Lennon's son, Sean Lennon.
Ranked #17 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of Rock & Roll.
Will the holiday season bring wedding bells for Elton John?
The singer will officially tie the knot with longtime partner David Furnish, his rep confirms to PEOPLE.
In 2005, the pair – who are parents to sons Zachary and Elijah – entered a civil partnership. The ceremony, which took place in Windsor, England, was followed by a $2 million reception attended by stars including Donatella Versace, Ringo Starr and Victoria Beckham.
In March, shortly after England's legalization of same-sex marriage, Furnish hinted to The Las Vegas Review... Read More
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PRINCESS Diana, Luciano Pavarotti and a torrential rainstorm – together they made for an unforgettable evening, according to concert promoter Harvey, 68
By: Simon ButtonPublished: Sun, July 6, 2014
This photo was taken in 1991, backstage at Luciano Pavarotti’s 30th-anniversary celebration in Hyde Park. Everyone was drenched – including Prince Charles and Princess Diana, as you can see – and I’m not sure if I’m biting my fingernails in terror or trying to stifle a laugh. But it was a fantastic night and it remains one of the events... Read More
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OZZY OSBOURNE To Guest Star On Animated Show 'Bubble Guppies'
June 17, 2014
According to RollingStone.com, Ozzy Osbourne will guest star on Nickelodeon's popular preschool series "Bubble Guppies" as Sid Fishy, a "rock and roll fish who loves being rotten."
Osbourne told RollingStone.com that he accepted the offer to star in the series because of his 2-year-old granddaughter Pearl. "The whole reason I did the show was for Pearl," said the singer. "She has Nick Jr. on 24/7. I can't wait to see her reaction when she hears... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 6 months ago
METALLICA, AEROSMITH, AC/DC Make BILLBOARD's List Of Top 25 Live Artists Since 1990
May 28, 2014
METALLICA, AEROSMITH and AC/DC have made Billboard magazine's list of the 25 highest-grossing touring artists from 1990 through 2014.
The music industry publication ranks THE ROLLING STONES, U2, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, MADONNA and BON JOVI as the five acts to have earned over a billion.
Billboard's 25 highest-grossing touring artists from 1990 through 2014:
01. THE ROLLING STONES
03. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
05. BON JOVI
06. ELTON... Read More
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Elton John and longtime partner David Furnish are officially headed to the altar and set to be married in May.
The two have been in a British civil partnership for eight years, but plan to wed now that gay couples can legally get married in England.
At John's 67th birthday at Fizz Las Vegas on Friday, Furnish told the Las Vegas Review Journal: "We don’t feel the need to take an extra step legally. But since we’re committed for life, we feel it’s really important to take that step, and take advantage of that amazing change in legislation.... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 8 months ago
A little adventure goes a lawn way., An epic tale on a tiny scale.
The neighboring gardens of Montague and Capulet are at war, but the gnomes, Gnomeo and Juliet, are in love.