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America’s Pop Mainstream Is Finally Making Room For Languages Other Than English

Quick: Who's the biggest pop star in the world? Taylor Swift? Drake? Beyoncé? Justin Bieber? Rihanna? Ed Sheeran? These are all viable candidates, but if…
Chris DeVille | May 31, 2018 - 5:07 pm

Gotcha Covered

10 Of The Best Elton John Covers

Maybe your first thought on Elton John's announced retirement tour was something along the lines of a shrug. Oh, right, another Boomer from the classic
Nate Patrin | April 6, 2018 - 11:15 am


Grammys 2018: Performances From Worst To Best

Before this year's Grammys, news broke that Lorde would not be performing at the ceremony, since the producers wouldn't let her sing one of her…
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2018 - 12:04 pm

More Elton John stories

Donald Trump Sends Kim Jong-un A “Rocket Man” CD

World-leader shitheads Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un have now apparently reached the "good-natured joshing" stage of their relationship. Last year, when tensions between the United…
Tom Breihan | July 6, 2018 - 9:47 am

The Royal Wedding Is Being Released On Vinyl

Peter Helman | May 18, 2018 - 9:46 pm

Elton John Will Perform At Royal Wedding

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have chosen Elton John to sing at the royal wedding. This makes sense given Sir Elton's history with Princess Diana…
Julia Gray | May 16, 2018 - 8:42 pm

Elton John Biopic Rocketman Casts Taron Egerton

As Elton John winds down his career with a farewell tour, there's a biopic about the musician in the works. It's actually been in development
James Rettig | April 19, 2018 - 3:02 pm

Stream New Elton John Covers From Kacey Musgraves, The Killers, Queens Of The Stone Age, & More

Today is a big day for fans of contemporary pop, country music, and Elton John. Yes, that's right: Today is the day that not one…
Peter Helman | April 6, 2018 - 12:04 am

Dozens Of Musicians Commemorate 50th Anniversary Of Martin Luther King’s Death In “The Dream Still Lives” Video

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassination. To honor his memory and his work, which is still as relevant as…
Peter Helman | April 4, 2018 - 9:06 pm

Lady Gaga – “Your Song” (Elton John Cover)

There are two big star-studded Elton John tribute albums on the way next month. Restoration, which was spearheaded by John's longtime songwriting partner Bernie Taupin,…
Peter Helman | March 29, 2018 - 8:05 pm

Q-Tip & Demi Lovato – “Don’t Go Breaking My Heart” (Elton John Cover) Video

There are two new Elton John tribute albums on the way: Restoration, on which country singers will steer the iconic piano-rocker's tunes in an Americana…
Chris DeVille | March 16, 2018 - 10:45 am

Chris Stapleton – “I Want Love” (Elton John Cover)

"I Want Love" isn't widely regarded as one of Elton John's classics. Instead, the grandly sweeping ballad, the first single from John's 2001 album Songs
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2018 - 9:49 am

Star-Studded Lineups Announced For Elton John Tribute Albums

A star-studded lineup of musicians are to set to honor the music of Elton John and his songwriting partner Bernie Taupin with two separate tribute…
Peter Helman | March 15, 2018 - 7:01 pm

Overzealous Fans Halt Another Elton John Vegas Show During “Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting”

Please do not mess with Elton John when he is performing!! Last Month, a fan hit John in the mouth with Mardi Gras beads during…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 2, 2018 - 3:55 pm

Happy Mardi Gras

Stereogum | February 16, 2018 - 10:19 am
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