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34 Essential Glam Songs

When Marc Bolan appeared on the BBC show Top Of The Pops in March 1971 to perform his smash hit "Hot Love," he launched a…
Stephen Deusner | January 5, 2017 - 1:19 pm

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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

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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

More Elton John stories

Watch Billy Joel Play “Don’t Ask Me Why” With Harry Connick, Jr. On HARRY

Billy Joel appeared on Harry Connick Jr.'s talk show to perform a song and poke fun at his buddy Elton John. Joel performed "Don't Ask…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 12, 2017 - 4:49 pm

Aretha Franklin Plans Collabs With Elton John, Krispy Kreme

Aretha Franklin may be retiring from the stage -- at some point -- but she has no plans to stop making music.
Gary Graff / Billboard | June 1, 2017 - 8:14 pm

Elton John & Jack White – “Two Fingers Of Whiskey”

A couple weeks back, we found out that Elton John and Jack White had teamed up to make a new blues song called "Two Fingers…
James Rettig | June 1, 2017 - 10:14 am

Three Elton John Classics Get Fan-Made Official Videos

Elton John recently hosted a global competition to find directors to helm music videos for three of his classic songs -- "Rocket Man," "Tiny Dancer,"
James Rettig | May 22, 2017 - 1:06 pm

New Jack White & Elton John Collaboration “2 Fingers Of Whiskey” Featuring In American Epic

American Epic, Jack White and friends' three-part documentary and concert film about the birth of the early 20th century recording industry, premieres its first installment…
Chris DeVille | May 15, 2017 - 2:28 pm

Elton John Cancels Shows To Recover From Rare Infection

Those who were looking forward to seeing Elton John at his "Million Dollar Piano" shows in Las Vegas won't get to see the Rocket Man…
Taylor Weatherby / Billboard | April 24, 2017 - 7:37 pm

Jack White’s American Epic Documentary Is Finally Coming; Watch The New Trailer

American Epic, the three-part documentary series and feature film executive produced by Jack White, Robert Redford, and T Bone Burnett, was originally supposed to air
Peter Helman | April 18, 2017 - 9:29 pm

Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, & Ryan Adams Play Elton John’s 70th Birthday Party

Elton John celebrated his 70th birthday in style last night. Katy Perry, Jon Hamm, James Corden, and more attended his party at Red Studios Hollywood,…
Peter Helman | March 26, 2017 - 6:31 pm

Elton John Interviews Father John Misty

Sir Elton John is one of the few classic-rock types who stay impressively current with new music. He recently interviewed Whitney's Julien Ehrlich for The
Peter Helman | March 20, 2017 - 10:57 pm

Elton John Went Record Shopping In Vancouver, But They Didn’t Have Any Tech N9ne

So Elton John walked into a record store in Vancouver and asked if they had any Tech N9ne. That is both the setup and the…
Tom Breihan | March 10, 2017 - 2:26 pm

Premiere

Pure Bathing Culture – “Sacrifice” (Elton John Cover)

Portland Band To Watch alumni Pure Bathing Culture released their John Congleton-produced sophomore album Pray For Rain last year. Today, we're premiering the duo's dreamy…
Pranav Trewn | February 28, 2017 - 10:00 am

Elton John Writing The Devil Wears Prada Musical

The Devil Wears Prada, the 2006 Meryl Streep/Anne Hathaway high-fashion hit comedy, is getting a musical adaptation from Fox Stage Productions, and they've signed on…
Pranav Trewn | January 26, 2017 - 1:54 pm

Watch Today Anchors, In ’70s Regalia, Lip-Sync Elton John’s “Benny And The Jets”

Behold: Morning news-show hijinks! Elton John is running a YouTube contest in which people are making their own videos for "Benny And The Jets," "Rocket…
Tom Breihan | January 24, 2017 - 9:37 am

Watch Elton John Pay Tribute To George Michael In Las Vegas

Elton John paid tribute to his late friend George Michael last night, ABC reports, opening his show in Las Vegas with a performance of…
Peter Helman | December 29, 2016 - 6:41 pm
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