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The Week In Pop

The Rise Of The Producer As A Lead Artist

A new Justin Bieber song debuted at #2 on Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart this week. Except "Cold Water" is not officially a Justin Bieber…
Chris DeVille | August 4, 2016 - 2:41 pm

Sounding Board

Something Strange Indeed: The Music Of Ghostbusters

The comedic legacy of Ghostbusters is pretty firmly set in stone -- deep enough that even the idea of a reboot was enough to freak…
Nate Patrin | June 30, 2016 - 1:27 pm

List

Various Artists: A Tribute To ’90s Tribute Albums

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Stephen Deusner | May 16, 2016 - 3:14 pm

More Elton John stories

No, Elton John Is Not Performing At Donald Trump’s Inauguration

Earlier this week, Anthony Scaramucci, an investment banker and a member of Donald Trump's transition team, appeared on the BBC show HardTALK and claimed that…
Tom Breihan | November 23, 2016 - 12:01 pm

Elton John Pays Tribute To Leon Russell

Back in the the early 1970s, when Elton John was a young unknown, he opened a few shows for his idol Leon Russell. Decades later…
Peter Helman | November 13, 2016 - 7:35 pm

A Tribe Called Quest Detail New Album We Got It From Here, Thank You For Your Service Feat. Jack White, André 3000, Kendrick Lamar, Elton John

Last week we learned the tremendous news that a brand new A Tribe Called Quest album would be arriving soon, and just as L.A. Reid…
Chris DeVille | November 2, 2016 - 11:20 am

Sir Elton John And Whitney’s Julien Ehrlich Interview Each Other

Sir Elton John is a big fan of Whitney, the Smith Westerns offshoot that released their debut album Light Upon The Lake back in June.
Peter Helman | October 18, 2016 - 7:59 pm

Elton John Announces Memoir

Publishers Henry Holt (US) and Pan Macmillan (UK) announced that they will publish Elton John's autobiography in 2019. The book will be the first and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 13, 2016 - 10:37 am

Sounding Board

Something Strange Indeed: The Music Of Ghostbusters

The comedic legacy of Ghostbusters is pretty firmly set in stone -- deep enough that even the idea of a reboot was enough to freak…
Nate Patrin | June 30, 2016 - 1:27 pm

Interview

Week In Pop Q&A: Alessia Cara Is Here, There, And Everywhere

Alessia Cara calls me back just as soon as she wraps up with Michelle Obama. The 19-year-old Def Jam singer -- born Alessia Caracciolo to…
Chris DeVille | April 28, 2016 - 1:52 pm

Former Security Guard Sues Elton John For Sexual Harassment

The Los Angeles Times reports that Jeffrey Weninger, an LAPD officer who spent years doing off-duty security work for Elton John, is now suing the…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2016 - 9:26 am

The Week In Pop

Corny Pop-Rap Will Never Die

Macklemore flopped. We won't have official figures until a few days from now, but This Unruly Mess I've Made is only projected to sell about…
Chris DeVille | March 3, 2016 - 5:06 pm

Watch Lady Gaga Join Elton John At Surprise Sunset Strip Show

Yesterday, Elton John held a free surprise concert outside the site of the old Tower Records in West Hollywood, a place John frequented so often…
Grace Birnstengel | February 28, 2016 - 11:37 am

Interview

The Week In Pop Q&A: The 1975’s Matt Healy On His Band’s Massive, Adventurous New LP

Matthew Healy answers the phone in a daze. "I get in to New York tomorrow. I'm in the UK at the moment. I just flew…
Chris DeVille | February 18, 2016 - 3:31 pm

The Killers Working With Elton John On New Album

Elton John revealed that he will be working with the Killers on their forthcoming album in a recent promotional video for Shazam. John spends most…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 8, 2016 - 1:40 pm

Watch Elton John Do Carpool Karaoke With James Corden

At this point, James Corden's Carpool Karaoke segments are so much better than his regular late-night show that they should really be their own show.
Tom Breihan | February 8, 2016 - 10:34 am
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