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Elton John Announces Australian Dates On Enormous Farewell Tour

Music icon Sir Elton John has announced he’ll play more than a dozen concerts right across Australia next summer as part of his epic final tour. Elton’s Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour will include 15 dates across Australia in both capital cities and regional locations including Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, and more. “I always …

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WATCH: Taron Egerton Recreates Iconic Elton John Looks In ‘Rocketman’ Trailer

The first trailer for the upcoming Sir Elton John biopic Rocketman has been unveiled. The film, which the teaser trailer says is “based on a true fantasy”, will explore the singer’s early days at Royal Academy of Music in London and his subsequent rise to pop stardom. Actor Taron Egerton, best known for his role …

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Sir Elton John Calls For Boycott Of Social Media

Sir Elton John has called for a boycott of social media platforms to pressure the companies into tackling homophobic hate speech online. Speaking to the BBC, Elton said companies “haven’t done anything to try to stem the flow of hate on the internet.” He said a boycott would make the social media giants “sit up” …

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Elton John Treasures Adorable Birthday Cards From His Two Boys

Music legend Elton John celebrated a memorable 71st birthday on Sunday. Sir Elton took to Instagram to show off the cute cards (below) lovingly made by his boys, Elijah Joseph Daniel, 5, and Zachary Jackson Levon, 7, for his special day. “Woke up to these beautiful birthday cards from my beautiful sons,” Elton said, adding …

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Elton John’s Advice For Actor Taron Egerton About Playing Him In ‘Rocketman’ Biopic

Sir Elton John has said he is “blown away” by Kingsman actor Taron Egerton’s performances of his songs in Elton’s upcoming biographical movie Rocketman. Twenty-eight-year-old Egerton will play the music icon in the long-awaited film, but Elton’s husband David Furnish says the singer has told Egerton not to attempt a strict impersonation. “Elton has told …

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Elton John Storms Off Stage At Vegas Show Because Of ‘Rude’ Fan

Sir Elton John has hit out at a “rude” fan who the singer says disrupted a recent concert performance in Las Vegas. The entertainer was performing “Saturday Night’s Alright for Fighting” last Thursday night during his residency at venue Caesars Palace when he invited a group of fans to join him onstage. But in a …

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Sir Elton John Announces Enormous Farewell Tour Before Retirement

Sir Elton John has confirmed his plans to retire from touring but will first embark on an enormous three-year world tour titled Farewell Yellow Brick Road. The performer said he will begin the tour’s 300 concerts in the US this September and the tour would continue through to 2021. But Australian and New Zealand fans …

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Sam Smith Got Told Off By Elton John At The Oscars

Sam Smith has blamed tequila for his onstage gaffe at last year’s Academy Awards ceremony. In a new interview with Ellen DeGeneres, Sam addressed the controversial acceptance speech during which he incorrectly suggested he was the first gay winner of an Academy Award. “It all started with a hip flask… of tequila,” the 25-year-old explained. …

Elton John Backs North Queensland Cowboys At Cairns Concert

Sir Elton John has worn a North Queensland Cowboys scarf at his Cairns concert, ahead of the NRL Grand Final tonight. The British music legend put it around his neck and then on top of his piano before his encore performance of 1973 ballad “Candle In The Wind” at the Cazaly’s Stadium gig on Saturday …

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WATCH: classic Sir Elton John songs just got brand new videos

Three of Sir Elton John’s classic songs are proud owners of official music videos after more than 40 years. Elton John released Tiny Dancer, Rocket Man, and Bennie and the Jets in 1971, 1972 and 1973 respectively. Scroll down for vids Therefore all three hits predate MTV and the advent of the modern music video. …

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