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Mariah Carey And Elton John Paid £3.5 Million To Perform At Russian Wedding

Mariah Carey and Sir Elton John were paid approximately £3.5 million to perform at the wedding of a Russian billionaire businessman’s granddaughter, it has been claimed in new reports.The two pop icons performed as the...

Sir Elton John 'Paid £1m To Sing At A Star-studded Wedding'

Sir Elton John was reportedly paid £1 million to sing at the wedding of a billionaire's granddaughter.The iconic musician was one of the star attractions at the nine-hour long wedding of Irene Kogan and Daniel...

Mariah Carey And Elton John Sing At Wedding Of Russian Oligarch's Granddaughter - Report

The music icons were the centrepiece of the nine-hour celebrations for Irene Kogan and Daniel Kenvey, both 19-years-old, who wed at London's Landmark hotel on Saturday (14Jan17). No expense was spared by Irene's 65-year-old grandfather...

Rag 'N' Bone Man Fan Elton John

Sir Elton John phoned Rag 'n' Bone Man to tell him he was a fan of his music.The 'Human' hitmaker got the surprise of his life when the 69-year-old music legend called him up to...

R Kelly Slams Rumours He's Playing Donald Trump's Inauguration

On Thursday (12Jan17) Kelly, 50, posted an emphatic statement denying he would be playing on Twitter which read, "Despite the rumors circulating online, R. Kelly will not be performing at this year's...

Elton John Postpones Dubai Concert For A Second Time

The Rocket Man singer was originally due to play the Autism Rocks Arena in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on 15 December (16) but he pushed it back to the 20 January after...

Elton John Grieving Soccer Manager Graham Taylor's Death

The Crocodile Rock singer hired Graham as manager of his beloved Watford Football Club shortly after becoming chairman in 1976. The duo helped the team rise through English football's divisions, with Elton...

Marie Osmond Would Perform At Donald Trump's Inauguration

Marie Osmond is prepared to sing at President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration concert - because America needs to ''unite''.The 57-year-old singer-and-actress has put herself forward as a potential performer at the ceremony which will be held...

The Killers Jokingly Demand 'Chicken For Life' From Panda Express

The Killers have jokingly demanded ''chicken for life'' after takeaway company Panda Express used their lyrics in a fortune cookie.The 'Somebody Told Me' hitmakers - comprised of Brandon Flowers, Dave Keuning, Mark Stoermer and Ronnie...

Barry Jenkins To Co-judge Elton John's Video Competition

The veteran musician issued a call to aspiring filmmakers last month (Dec16), urging them to enter the global contest by creating promos for his songs Rocket Man, Tiny Dancer, and Bennie and the...

Rebecca Ferguson Will Not Perform At Donald Trump's Inauguration

Rebecca Ferguson has declined an invitation to sing at Donald Trump's presidential inauguration concert - hinting she was told she would not be allowed to perform the song of her choice.The 30-year-old British singer had...

George Michael 'Wanted To Adopt In 2017'

George Michael reportedly wanted to adopt a child in 2017.The pop icon, who died on Christmas Day at the age of 53, had made fatherhood his major goal for the year, having previously put the...

Elton John Breaks Down Onstage During Emotional George Michael Tribute

The former Wham! frontman passed away peacefully in his sleep on Christmas Day (25Dec16) at his Oxfordshire home in England at the age of 53, and tributes poured in from many showbiz stars,...

A Memorial Concert Is Set To Take Place As A Tribute To The Late George Michael

Dame Esther Rantzen has revealed plans to hold a concert in memory of the late George Michael.The late musician tragically died at his home in Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, on Christmas Day (25.12.16) and to commemorate the...

Elton John To Sing At George Michael's Funeral - Report

The Rocket Man star was an old friend of George's, with the pair previously teaming up on 1991 song Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me. Following the former Wham! star's sudden death aged...

Sir Elton John To Perform At George Michael's Funeral?

Sir Elton John will reportedly perform at George Michael's funeral. The 69-year-old songwriter is planning to perform a touching version of their hit duet 'Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me', which they recorded...

Sam Smith Pays Homage To George Michael

Sam Smith has credited George Michael for helping to shape him as an artist. The 'Stay With Me' singer broke his social media silence on Monday (26.12.16) - his first post since June -...

Fans Leave Tributes For George Michael At His Home

Fans have been leaving tributes to George Michael at his Oxfordshire home since his tragic death on Christmas Day (25.12.16).The singer passed away ''peacefully at his home'' in Goring-on-Thames at the age of 53 and...

George Michael Dies Aged 53

George Michael has died at the age of 53.The pop legend passed away at his home in Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, South East England, on Christmas Day (25.12.16).George's publicist confirmed the sad news, saying in a statement:...

Cliff Richard Stopped Making Albums Because Of Lack Of Airplay

Sir Cliff Richard stopped releasing new material because he claims musicians from his era don't get airplay.The 76-year-old music legend feels artists like Sir Elton John and himself are unlikely to top the charts if...

Tony Bennett Hasn't 'Gotten Over' Star-studded Birthday Concert

The veteran crooner marked the age milestone in August (16), and celebrated the occasion with a big gig at New York's Radio City Music Hall in September (16). The show was filmed for...

Mariah Carey Teams With James Corden For Festive Carpool Karaoke

The Hero singer appeared in the very first edition of The Late Late Show's hit celebrity singing segment back in March last year (15), and made a return to the passenger seat for Thursday night's...

Elton John Launches Music Video Contest

The 69-year-old singer wants creative young film enthusiasts two make videos for his songs Rocket Man, Tiny Dancer, and Bennie and the Jets, all of which were released in the early 1970s before...

Lady Gaga Delivers Christmas Cake To Homeless Lgbt Youths

Lady Gaga surprised homeless LGBT youths with Christmas cake at the Albert Kennedy Trust in London on Wednesday (07.12.16).The 30-year-old pop superstar, who was invited by her close friend Sir Elton John through his AIDS...

Elton John Postpones Concert Due To Ill Health

The Rocket Man singer was due to perform at the Autism Rocks Arena in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on 15 December (16) but he has pushed it back to the 20 January...

Elton John Dismisses Retirement Rumours

The legendary singer took to social media to calm the fears of his fans after media outlets claimed he would be stepping out of the limelight next year (17). In a...

Elton John Denies Retirement Reports

Elton John has hit back at reports he is set to announce his retirement after his 70th birthday next year.Taking to Instagram, the singer assured fans there were ‘no truth’ to the reports and added...

Elton John To Retire In 2017?

Sir Elton John is reportedly planning to retire next year. The 69-year-old singer is keen to spend more time with his family - husband David and their sons Zachary and Elijah - and focus his...

Elton John Demands Early Testing To End Aids

The British rocker told BBC TV host Victoria Derbyshire that the end of the HIV viral epidemic is in sight in countries with advanced economies, if people are tested early enough. The...

Sir Elton John Raises Awareness Of Hiv And Aids

Sir Elton John has made an impassioned plea to raise awareness of the fight against HIV and AIDS for World AIDS Day.The 'I'm Still Standing' hitmaker penned a blog post for AidsAlliance.org, where he detailed...

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