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Elton John Ending Las Vegas Residency

Sir Elton John has announced that his 'Million Dollar Piano' Las Vegas residency will come to an end in 2018.The 70-year-old music legend will wrap up a 450-show run after 14 years performing at The...

J.k. Rowling Tops European Celeb Earnings Chart With £71m

J.K. Rowling has been named the highest-paid European celebrity after earning £71 million.The 'Harry Potter' author amassed the huge sum over 12 months before taxes and management fees, according to an estimate by Forbes, which...

Claire Foy's Surreal Time At Golden Globes

Claire Foy has described the Golden Globe awards as the ''weirdest experience'' of her life.The 33-year-old actress picked up the statuette for Best Actress in a TV series thanks to her role as Queen Elizabeth...

Taron Egerton Was Starstruck By Elton John

Taron Egerton was starstruck when he met Sir Elton John on the set of 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle'.The 27-year-old actor - who plays Gary 'Eggsy' Unwin in the new spy movie - met Sir Elton...

Sir Elton John Voices Support For Gay Marriage In Australia As Nation Votes

Sir Elton John has voiced support for gay marriage to be legalised in Australia, as the government prepares to undertake a postal survey to gauge the level of public support for a change in the...

Elton John's Guilt Over First Marriage

Sir Elton John feels ''huge guilt and regret'' over his first marriage.The 'Candle in the Wind' singer tied the knot with German sound engineer Renate Blauel in Sydney, Australia, in 1984, but he admits the...

The Killers And Rag 'N' Bone Man Become 'Digital Millionaires'

The Killers, Rag 'n' Bone Man and Little Mix have joined the likes of The Beatles and Queen by becoming ''digital millionaires''.The Official Charts Company has redefined the million sales landmark by introducing streaming numbers...

Poppy Delevingne Loves Playing A Bad Girl

Poppy Delevingne loves playing a bad girl in 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle'.The 31-year-old actress stars as Clara Von Gluckfberg in Matthew Vaughn's sequel to his 2015 spy romp and she says she is naturally drawn...

Colin Firth Thrilled To Star With Elton John In Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Colin Firth has admitted it was a ''dream come true'' working with Sir Elton John in 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle'.The 57-year-old actor stars once again reprises his role as Harry Hart in the sequel to...

Sam Smith's Mother Knew He Was Gay Aged Three

Sam Smith's mother knew he was gay aged just three.The 25-year-old singer-songwriter has revealed his mum Kate realised he was gay way before he came out at the age of 10, at which point his...

Elton John's 'Significant' Part In Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Sir Elton John has a ''significant'' role in 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle'.The 'I'm Still Standing' hitmaker will play himself in the sequel to 2014's 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' and the movie's star Taron Egerton say...

Alfre Woodard And John Kani To Star In The Lion King

Alfre Woodard and John Kani have joined the cast of 'The Lion King'.Woodard, 64, will play Simba's mother Sarabi and Kani, 73, will be taking on the role of the wise baboon Rafiki, who advises...

Chiwetel Ejiofor In Talks To Play Scar In The Lion King Reboot

Chiwetel Ejiofor is in talks to play Scar in the live-action remake of 'The Lion King'.Disney are rebooting the beloved 1994 animated movie with 'Jungle Book' filmmaker Jon Favreau helming the project and now the...

Sir Elton John Laments 'Destructive' Nature Of Artists After Chester Bennington's Death

Sir Elton John has lamented the ''destructive'' nature of artists following the deaths of Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell.The Linkin Park frontman committed suicide on July 20, just two months after the Soundgarden singer hanged...

Sir Elton John: Gay Stigma And Shame Is Still Rife

Sir Elton John still thinks there is too much ''shame'' around being gay.The 70-year-old singer - who has sons Zachary, six, and Elijah, four, with husband David Furnish - thinks LGBTQ people are all too...

Aretha Franklin's Second To Last Album Announced

Aretha Franklin is releasing a new album which features The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on classic tracks such as 'Respect', 'Think' and 'Don't Play That Song (You Lied)'.The LP is titled 'A Brand New Me: Aretha...

Taron Egerton In Talks For Elton John Role

Taron Egerton is in talks to play Sir Elton John in a movie about the singer's life. The 27-year-old actor has entered into discussions with 'Rocketman' director Dexter Fletcher and producer Matthew Vaughn about taking...

Taron Egerton In Talks For Elton John Role

Taron Egerton is in talks to play Sir Elton John in a movie about the singer's life. The 27-year-old actor has entered into discussions with 'Rocketman' director Dexter Fletcher and producer Matthew Vaughn about taking...

John Oliver To Play Zazu In The Lion King Remake

John Oliver will provide the voice of Zazu in the live-action remake of 'The Lion King'.Disney are rebooting the beloved 1994 animated movie with 'Jungle Book' filmmaker Jon Favreau helming the project and now it...

Geri Horner Looked Like A 'Drag Queen' In Spice Girls

Geri Horner says she ''looked like a drag queen'' when she was in the Spice Girls.The 'Wannabe' hitmaker says she always tried to ''outdo'' herself with her fashion when she was a part of the...

Carole King Announces Tapestry: Live At Hyde Park Release

Carole King is to release her iconic 'Tapestry: Live At Hyde Park' concert on CD, DVD and digitally.The 75-year-old music legend performed her seminal album 'Tapestry' live for the first time ever when she headlined...

David Furnish Feared For Elton John's Life

Sir Elton John's husband feared for the singer's life after he was struck down by a potentially-deadly infection two months ago.The 'Rocket Man' hitmaker spent a few nights in intensive care towards the end of...

Sir Elton John Announces More Vegas Shows

Sir Elton John has announced a string of new Vegas dates after a health scare forced him to postpone shows earlier this year.The 'I'm Still Standing' hitmaker has revealed his plans for 27 more performances...

Aretha Franklin Reveals Details Of Her New Album

Aretha Franklin hopes to release her new album in January.The 75-year-old icon is currently working on a new record, and despite her advancing years, Aretha's zest for making songs remains as strong as ever.She shared:...

Selena Gomez Praises Mother For Raising Her In 'Non Judgemental' Home

Selena Gomez has credited her mother with raising her in an ''open minded and non-judgemental'' environment.The 24-year-old singer has said her passion and support for the LGBTQ community is largely thanks to the way she...

Sir Elton John Proud To Have Come Before The Mtv Generation

Sir Elton John thinks the ''MTV generation'' was responsible for artistry disappearing from the music industry.The 70-year-old star has admitted to being relieved at having arrived on the music scene before the 1980s and 1990s,...

Sir Elton John Recovered 'Quicker Than Expected' From Infection

Sir Elton John has recovered ''quicker than expected'' after he was struck down with a potentially-deadly bacterial infection last month.The 'Rocket Man' hitmaker spent a few nights in intensive care towards the end of April...

Sir Elton John's Mother Wants To Meet Grandchildren

Sir Elton John's mother is desperate meet her grandchildren. The 'I'm Still Standing' hitmaker has just rebuilt his relationship with his once-estranged mum Sheila Farebrother after they fell out nine years ago, and now she'd...

Elton John Ends Nine-year Feud With His Mum

Sir Elton John has revealed he and his mother have ended their bitter nine-year feud after the singer’s recent brush with death that saw him put in intensive care with a bacterial infection he contracted...

Sir Elton John 'So Happy' He's In Touch With Mother

Sir Elton John is ''so happy'' he's back in touch with his once-estranged mother.The 'I'm Still Standing' hitmaker fell out with his mum Sheila Farebrother in 2008 after he reportedly demanded that she cut ties...

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