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Jake Shears And Elton John Working On Musical

Jake Shears is creating a new musical with Sir Elton John.The Scissor Sisters star and the 71-year-old music legend - who composed 'Billy Elliot the Musical' and is working on a remake of 'The Lion...

Bryce Dallas Howard To Star In Elton John Biopic

Bryce Dallas Howard is to play Sir Elton John's mother in the biopic 'Rocketman'.The 37-year-old actress - who is best known for her starring role in the 'Jurassic Park' franchise - has been cast alongside...

Elton John Launches Tirade Against Brexit

Sir Elton John has sounded off about the ongoing painful Brexit negotiations, saying that the Leave campaign made “completely ridiculous” promises and that voters didn’t know what they were getting.The songwriting legend was speaking to...

Sir Elton John Hails Royal Wedding 'Progress'

Sir Elton John thinks the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's wedding showed ''progress'' is being made.The 72-year-old singer and his husband David Furnish were among the guests when Prince Harry married Meghan Markle in May...

Billy Joel's Warning To Sir Elton John

Billy Joel told Sir Elton John to stop releasing new music because he thinks it damages his ''legacy''.The 'Uptown Girl' hitmaker hasn't recorded a studio album since 1993's 'River of Dreams' and while his friend...

Prince Harry And Elton John Launch Global Aids Prevention Organisation

Prince Harry and Sir Elton John joined forces to launch a new ''billion dollar'' global AIDS prevention initiative on Tuesday (24.07.18).The 33-year-old royal and the 'Rocket Man' musician attended the 22nd International AIDS Conference in...

Beyonce Close To Finishing Follow-up To Visual Lp Lemonade

Beyonce has reportedly almost completed her follow-up to her visual LP 'Lemonade'.The 36-year-old megastar only released her joint album with husband Jay-Z, 'Everything Is Love', just over a month ago, and she is believed to...

Richard Madden To Play Elton John's Manager In Rocketman

Richard Madden is set to play Sir Elton John's former manager in 'Rocketman'.The 'Game of Thrones' star is in talks to take on the role of John Reid in the hotly-anticipated movie, which will see...

Tom Grennan Finds It 'Mad' To Have Elton John As A Fan

Tom Grennan has admitted it still feels ''pretty mad'' to have Sir Elton John as a fan.The 'Sober' singer can't quite get his head around the 'Rocket Man' legend ''appreciating'' his music, but explained while...

Elton John Calls On Social Media Firms To Help Fight Against Hiv And Aids

Sir Elton John thinks social media companies have a huge role to play in the fight against HIV and AIDS.The 71-year-old star - who has been heavily involved in the fight against AIDS for decades...

Elton John To Deliver Hiv Lecture In Remembrance Of Princess Diana

Sir Elton John is to deliver a landmark lecture on HIV in remembrance of his late friend Princess Diana.The 71-year-old icon - who was a close friend of the British royal - has agreed to...

Scissor Sisters' Jake Shears Launching Solo Career

Jake Shears has launched a solo career and will mark the occasion with a special live performance.The Scissor Sisters star will be playing on 'The Graham Norton Show' tonight (25.05.18) to celebrate his debut self-titled...

Elton John Biopic Rocketman Gets Release Date

The Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' has been given a release date.Taron Egerton is portraying the legendary British rocker at various stages of his life and five-decade spanning career and now Paramount Pictures has announced the...

Priyanka Chopra's Message For Meghan Markle

Priyanka Chopra has hailed the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle a symbol of ''change and hope''.The 'Quantico' actress was among the guests who watched her close friend - who is now known as...

Sir Elton John Performs At Prince Harry And Meghan Markle's Wedding Reception

Sir Elton John performed at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's lunchtime reception.The 'Rocket Man' hitmaker sang at the reception - held at St George's Hall, Windsor Castle - as a ''recognition of the close connection''...

Elton John 'To Perform' At Prince Harry And Meghan Markle's Wedding

Sir Elton John is expected to perform at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding. The 71-year-old singer is set to take to his piano to serenade the royal couple - who will tie the knot...

Elton John's Son Joins Watford

Sir Elton John's son has signed for Watford Football Club. The 71-year-old singer's seven-year-old boy Zachary is currently playing for the academy side of the Premier League club, which the 'Rocket Man' hitmaker owned in...

Sir Elton John Warns Ed Sheeran His "Heyday" Won't Last Forever

Ed Sheeran may be the biggest male pop star in the world right now, but his friend and mentor Sir Elton John has warned the young British singer that his fame won’t last forever, and...

Elton John Despises Mobile Phones

Sir Elton John hates mobile phones.The 'Tiny Dancer' hitmaker - who has sons Zachary, seven, and Elijah, five, with husband David Furnish - no longer goes on nights out because it's ''an effort''...

Sir Elton John Has New Musical 'Waiting To Go'

Sir Elton John has a brand new musical ''waiting to go''.The 'Tiny Dancer' hitmaker - who wrote the hits for the likes of 'Billy Elliot the Musical' and 'Aida' - has revealed he has been...

Elton John Warns Ed Sheeran His 'Heyday' Won't Last

Sir Elton John has warned Ed Sheeran his ''heyday'' won't last forever.The 'Rocket Man' hitmaker's protégé - who has sold more than 26 million albums and 100 million singles worldwide, making him one of the...

Taron Egerton Reveals Raocketman Is A 'Fantasy Musical'

Taron Egerton says 'Rocketman' is a ''fantasy musical'' - not a biopic.The 28-year-old actor is set to play the part of a young Sir Elton John in the long-awaited movie, but Taron has clarified that...

Rare Elton John Prints For Sale

Sir Elton John fans can get their hands on limited-edition signed prints this month.The 'Rocket Man' hitmaker has collaborated with photographer Terry O'Neill and renowned pop culture artist David Studwell on a piece of art...

Elton John To Read A Bedtime Story For Children's Tv

Sir Elton John joins an elite group of celebrity storytellers as he is selected to read the next CBeebies bedtime story. It may not seem like such a big deal, but for a family man...

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Choose Music Acts For Their Wedding

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have selected the musical acts who will perform at their wedding service.The loved-up couple are set to tie the knot at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle on May 19,...

Elton John Praises Passionate Prince Harry

Sir Elton John has praised Prince Harry for his ''passionate'' support of charitable causes.The 'Rocket Man' hitmaker was first introduced to the 33-year-old royal by his late mother Princess Diana years ago and he's been...

Taron Egerton To Play Elton John In Rocketman

Taron Egerton is to star as Sir Elton John in 'Rocketman'. The 28-year-old actor has been linked to the starring role in the biopic for a number of months and, according to Variety, he has...

Victoria Beckham Hints At Being Invited To Prince Harry's Wedding

Victoria Beckham has hinted that she and her husband David have both been invited to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding.The 43-year-old fashion designer was quizzed about the upcoming royal wedding during her appearance on...

Elton John: I Wish People Would Write Better Songs

Sir Elton John thinks a lot of chart music is lacking decent songwriting. The 71-year-old music legend - who is to bow out of performing live with his final three-year world tour - has admitted...

Sir Elton John Chooses Family Over Career

Sir Elton John will always choose his children over his music.The 71-year-old musician has sons Zachary, seven, and Elijah, five with his husband David Furnish and Elton says his only concern is that his children...

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