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Elton John

British singer, composer and pianist (born 1947)

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Elton John: British singer, composer and pianist (born 1947)
Sir Elton Hercules John is a British singer, pianist and composer. Commonly nicknamed the "Rocket Man" after his 1972 hit single of the same name, John has led a commercially successful career as a solo artist since the 1970s, having released 31 albums since 1969. Collaborating with lyricist Bernie Taupin since 1967, John is acclaimed by critics and musicians, particularly for his work during the 1970s, and his lasting impact on the music industry. John's music and showmanship have had a significant impact on popular music. His songwriting partnership with Taupin is one of the most successful in history.

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Sir Elton John to headline Glastonbury in last UK gig of final tour

sir elton john to headline glastonbury in last uk gig of final tour
Sir Elton John is to headline at next year's Glastonbury Festival in his last ever gig in the UK on what has been billed as his final tour.
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Elton John Concert Beating 'Victims' Were the Aggressors, Arrested Man Claims

The man who was arrested for brutally beating 2 people after an Elton John concert at Dodger Stadium last weekend has a VERY different story of what went down, and he says the alleged victims are..
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Elton John Parking Lot Attack, New Video Shows Attackers Beating Man Repeatedly

One man is lucky to be alive after suffering a brutal beatdown in the parking lot after an Elton John show ... and new video from the attack shows just how violent things got. The extended video,..
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Elton John's Disney+ Concert Closed Captioning Featured 'Donald Trump'

Disney+ customers tuning in to watch Elton John from the comfort of their couch got some unwanted politics mixed in with their music ... all thanks to an apparent hack of the streaming service's closed..
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Elton John pays tribute to 'inspiring' musicians and brings out surprise guest at final US show

elton john pays tribute to 'inspiring' musicians and brings out surprise guest at final us show
Sir Elton John has paid tribute to the "inspiring" musicians he has collaborated with throughout his lengthy career, and welcomed a surprise appearance by Dua Lipa during his final US tour show.
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Prince Harry, Elton John Sue Associated Newspapers for Alleged Phone Tapping

Prince Harry and Elton John believe their phones were tapped and personal info was stolen ... and now they're teaming up to go after a major news outlet who they believe is behind it, though the..
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Group including Prince Harry and Sir Elton John launch legal action against Daily Mail publishers

A group of celebrities, including Prince Harry and Sir Elton John, have launched legal action against the publishers of the Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday and Mail Online.
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Benny Blanco Teases Possible Collaboration with Britney Spears

Britney Spears says she may never perform again, but that doesn't mean she won't get in the booth anew -- proven with Elton John ... and maybe, soon, with Benny Blanco. The award-winning record..
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Elton in tears as Biden surprises him with medal at White House gig

elton in tears as biden surprises him with medal at white house gig
Sir Elton John has played for Joe Biden and about 2,000 fans on the White House lawn as part of his farewell tour, with the singer in tears as the president awarded him a medal.
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Elton John Performs at White House

Elton John's performing at the White House for a TV special ... and a packed house, including celebs, is on hand to see the Rocket Man. The rock icon says playing the South Lawn at 1600 Pennsylvania..
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Harry Styles, Elton John, Paul McCartney & Mick Jagger Honor Queen Elizabeth

Some of Britain's biggest rock stars tipped their hats to the late Queen Elizabeth -- including a few fellas who've had her sword tapped on their shoulders. First off, Harry Styles took a moment to..
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Elton, JK Rowling and Paddington among celebrities paying tribute to Queen

elton, jk rowling and paddington among celebrities paying tribute to queen
Celebrities including Elton John, Daniel Craig and JK Rowling are among those who have shared tributes following the Queen's death.
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Britney Spears Gifts Elton John Rocket Man Shakers for 'Hold Me Closer' Success

Britney Spears is clearly thankful to Elton John for launching her name to the top of the charts once again ... gifting him personalized rocket-inspired salt and pepper shakers! Elton thanked Britney..
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Britney Spears and Elton John Have Music Video Coming for 'Hold Me Closer'

Britney Spears and Elton John have hit #1 on the streaming charts in more than 40 countries, but next, they'll have their sights set on smashing music video records too ... cuz they've got one in the..
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Drew Barrymore Hypes Britney Spears and 'Hold Me Closer' with Video Message

Britney just posted a hype video of her own, with a message to Elton John ... she says she's about to have the best day ever celebrating the success of the song, congrats!! Drew Barrymore is hyping up..
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'It's pretty damn cool': Britney Spears releases first new music in six years

'it's pretty damn cool': britney spears releases first new music in six years
Britney Spears has released her first new music since the end of her conservatorship - with the pop star exclaiming that "it's pretty damn cool" and "overwhelming" to be singing again - and with global..
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Elton John shares much-anticipated Britney Spears collaboration in 'sneak peek' footage

elton john shares much-anticipated britney spears collaboration in 'sneak peek' footage
Sir Elton John has teased his upcoming collaboration with Britney Spears with a "sneak peek" video clip of a DJ playing the track.
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Elton John Previews New Britney Spears Collab, 'Hold Me Closer'

Elton John is pulling back the curtain early -- giving fans a sneak peek of his new collab with Britney Spears -- and judging by the crowd listening, it's a hit. The rock icon was recently at a..
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Britney Spears and Elton John's 'Hold Me Closer' Will Have Dance Vibe

Britney Spears and Elton John's "Hold Me Closer" remake of the singer's "Tiny Dancer" will have some new elements from the OG version, namely, the song will have a "dance vibe," TMZ has learned...
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Britney Spears to return to music to work with Sir Elton John

britney spears to return to music to work with sir elton john
Britney Spears will make her return to the music scene with a collaboration with Sir Elton John, it has been announced.
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Britney Spears and Elton John Record New Rendition of 'Tiny Dancer'

Britney Spears is officially back in the studio, joining forces with Elton John for a remake of one of his greatest hits ... TMZ has confirmed. Sources with direct knowledge tell us ... the two artists..
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Backstage With… Taron Egerton on working with Ray Liotta on new true crime drama series Black Bird

backstage with… taron egerton on working with ray liotta on new true crime drama series black bird
After starring in the hugely successful Elton John biopic Rocketman, which earned him a Golden Globe as well as critical acclaim, Taron Egerton wasn't about to rush into anything.
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Camille Vasquez Will Spend 38th Birthday with BF and Elton John

Johnny Depp's lawyer Camille Vasquez is gonna spend her birthday in style ... her time overseas with her beau is going to include spending some time with her famous client. Sources with direct..
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Elton John, Diana Ross, Alicia Keys Perform at Queen's Jubilee Concert

Queen Elizabeth's Jubilee celebration was epic Saturday night ... with the likes of Elton John, Diana Ross, Alicia Keys, Duran Duran and other awesome acts. Queen E wasn't there for the festivities .....
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Sir Elton John and Duran Duran to perform at Party At The Palace on day three of Platinum Jubilee - but Queen to miss Epsom Derby

sir elton john and duran duran to perform at party at the palace on day three of platinum jubilee - but queen to miss epsom derby
The Platinum Jubilee celebrations enter their third day on Saturday and, while many people will be enjoying street parties, this is what the royals will be doing:
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Shane Warne: Sir Elton John and Ed Sheeran lead tributes at emotional memorial

Sir Elton John, Ed Sheeran and a host of former cricketers lead tributes to Australia legend Shane Warne at a state memorial service.
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Elton John's private jet 'forced to make emergency landing' ahead of New York shows

elton john's private jet 'forced to make emergency landing' ahead of new york shows
Sir Elton John is still standing after a reported emergency on his private jet during a journey to New York.
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Elton John Almost Denied Permission to Perform at Princess Diana's Funeral

Buckingham Palace nearly put the kibosh on one of Elton John's most legendary performances to honor his friend Princess Diana ... only allegedly giving him the go-ahead in hopes the display would help..
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Princess Diana: Palace did not want Sir Elton John to sing at her funeral

princess diana: palace did not want sir elton john to sing at her funeral
The Dean of Westminster had to send a personal plea to Buckingham Palace in 1997, in an effort to get Sir Elton John to perform at Diana, Princess Of Wales' funeral, newly released government documents..
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LadBaby teams up with Ed Sheeran and Sir Elton John in bid to secure fourth Christmas number one in a row

LadBaby has enlisted the help of Sir Elton John and Ed Sheeran in an attempt to secure a historic fourth UK Christmas number one in a row.
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Sir Elton John and Ed Sheeran face competition from WWII veteran for Christmas number one

sir elton john and ed sheeran face competition from wwii veteran for christmas number one
A 95-year-old Second World War veteran is hoping to beat Ed Sheeran and Sir Elton John with his "underdog" contender for the number one Christmas single.
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Cabinet Office fined for publishing New Year Honours addresses - including Elton John and senior police

cabinet office fined for publishing new year honours addresses - including elton john and senior police
The Cabinet Office has been fined half a million pounds for mistakenly publishing addresses of New Year Honours recipients - including Sir Elton John and senior police officers.
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Sir Elton John spotted with walking stick in public for first time as he's handed royal award

sir elton john spotted with walking stick in public for first time as he's handed royal award
Sir Elton John has been spotted with a walking stick in public for the first time, as he collected an investiture from Prince Charles in Windsor.
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Elton John Admits He Can Still 'Explode At Any Moment' Due to Childhood Trauma

Elton John says his childhood traumas can still control him today and, in addition to shaping his parenting style ... they can make him erupt in anger without warning. Sir Elton had already revealed in..
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Sir Elton John becomes first artist to secure a top 10 UK single across six different decades

sir elton john becomes first artist to secure a top 10 uk single across six different decades
Sir Elton John has become the first act to secure a top 10 single in the UK charts across six different decades.
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Ed Sheeran and Sir Elton John among star-studded line-up at global music event

ed sheeran and sir elton john among star-studded line-up at global music event
Ed Sheeran and Sir Elton John are among the stars who have performed at a global music event aiming to raise awareness of poverty, climate change and the need for coronavirus vaccines worldwide.
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Sir Elton John delays European and UK tour dates due to hip injury

sir elton john delays european and uk tour dates due to hip injury
Sir Elton John has delayed his upcoming European and UK tour dates so he can have an operation on his injured hip following a fall.
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LeBron James Hangs Out With Elton John on Vacation in Italy

LeBron James was having a nice meal with his wife on a romantic getaway to Italy when someone came up to their table to say hello ... and it was none other than Elton John!!! The Los Angeles Lakers..
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Elton John calls out DaBaby's 'HIV misinformation' as rapper is dropped by BooHoo

Elton John has has joined the chorus of condemnation of DaBaby, calling him out for spreading "HIV misinformation" at his gig last weekend.
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Sir Elton John hits out at Vatican's 'hypocrisy' over 'God cannot bless sin' stance on gay unions

sir elton john hits out at vatican's 'hypocrisy' over 'god cannot bless sin' stance on gay unions
Sir Elton John has hit out at the Vatican after it declared the Catholic Church cannot bless same-sex unions because God "cannot bless sin".
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Stars condemn government for failure to agree visa-free touring in Europe

stars condemn government for failure to agree visa-free touring in europe
Liam Gallagher and Sir Elton John are among dozens of music stars who are calling on the government to resolve the "gaping hole where the promised free movement for musicians should be".
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Elton John Credits Zoom Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings As 'Lifesaver'

Sir Elton John is sticking to his sobriety -- unlike a lot of folks navigating life in the pandemic -- and he says Zoom is a huge reason why he's still on the wagon. The Rocket Man says attending..
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Elton John Rocks Over-the-Top Santa Suit for 2021 Concert Message

Sir Elton John's showing Santa how it's done ... slipping into an over-the-top version of St. Nick's suit to spread some holiday cheer by reminding fans he'll be back in 2021. The Rocket Man went all..
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Macho Man & Elton John songs play for Potus


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Love will be in the air at Prez dinner today

When US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump sit down to a ceremonial dinner at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday evening, the hors dโ€™oeuvres will be brought out to the strains of Eric..
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UK honors recipients' addresses accidentally leaked online: BBC

The British government accidentally published online the home and work addresses of more than 1,000 New Year's Honors recipients including singer Sir Elton John, the BBC reported on Saturday.
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