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.
[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?
And the danger is - and it`s happening - is we`re seeing an incredibly big rise amongst young gay people, young heterosexual people as far as catching HIV, which is, you know, in an educated country like this or in Britain, it`s frightening.
Sang a duet with Luciano Pavarotti called "Live Like Horses".
In the Independent of Sunday 2006 Pink List - a list of the most influential gay men and women - he came no. 2, down from no. 1.
Nine years after they entered a civil partnership, Elton John and David Furnish married in an intimate ceremony on Sunday.
On Saturday, the couple had invited the world to join in on their special day by posting invites on their Instagram accounts.
"Sir Elton John and David Furnish request the pleasure of your company to celebrate their wedding on Sunday the 21st of December," read the invite.
And they made good on that invitation, sharing moments throughout their wedding weekend with the hashtag #ShareTheLove.
"Our little... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 2 months ago
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
Posted by Queenoftab 2 months ago
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
Posted by Dianab 6 months ago
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 8 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
Posted by eviltwins 9 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.