Latest Elton John News


James Corden Sings With Coldplay

James Corden sang with Coldplay on Sunday (21.08.16).The 'Late Late Show' host was ''a little nervous'' to join the British group on stage in Los Angeles to sing 'Nothing Compares 2 U' in tribute to...

Robbie Williams 'Paid $2.1 Million' To Sing At Oligarch's Wedding

Oil magnate Rashid Sardarov reportedly spent a total of more than $10.4 million (£8 million) on his daughter Victoria's big day, British newspaper the Daily Mail reports. The secretive nuptials took...

Lady Gaga Announces New Single Perfect Illusion

Lady Gaga is to release a new single in September - her first solo album material since 2013. The 30-year-old singer announced earlier today (17.08.16) her upcoming tune will be called 'Perfect Illusion', which will...

Kanye West Scores 40th Top 40 Song

Kanye West has overtaken Michael Jackson in chart history.The 39-year-old rapper features on ScHoolboy Q's new single 'The Part', which has climbed to number 40 on the Billboard 100, making it Kanye's 40th appearance in...

Christina Aguilera Stoked By Elton John's Praise Of Her Orlando Tribute Track

Elton played the pop star's track, Change, on his Rocket Hour Beats 1 Radio show recently, calling it "beautiful", and now Christina has responded on Instagram. In a post on Sunday (07Aug16),...

James Corden To Welcome Britney Spears To Carpool Karaoke

Britney Spears is to join James Corden on Carpool Karaoke for a drive-along sing-along The 34-year-old singer is believed to be the next big star to join the 'Late Late Show' host on the popular...

Sir Elton John Gives Slash Permission To Cover Rocket Man For Daredevil Feat

The Guns N' Roses star asked Sir Elton if he could re-record his 1972 song to honour stuntman Eddie Braun's Evel Knievel-inspired "rocket launch", which is scheduled to take place next month (Sep16)....

Lady Gaga, Aretha Franklin And More For Tony Bennett Tv Special

Aretha Franklin, Lady Gaga and Sir Elton John are among stars who will perform live on TV for Tony Bennett's 90th birthday.NBC's 'Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best Is Yet to Come' will air on...

Billy Joel And Elton John Joining Tony Bennett For 90th Birthday Special

Lady Gaga, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Diana Krall, Andrea Bocelli, Michael Buble, k.d. lang, and Rufus Wainwright will also perform in Tony's honour during the two-hour concert, which will air on America's NBC...

Lady Gaga Becomes A Godmother Again

The popstar has taken to social media to share that her friend Brian Newman and his wife Angie had chosen her to be the godmother to their daughter Sistilia, and went on to post several...

Elton John Vows To Help Gay Africans' Aids Fight

Elton launched his foundation to help those with the disease of the immune system in 1992 and last year (15) announced his charity would be teaming with the U.S. government's President's Emergency Plan...

Music Legend Leon Russell Suffers Heart Attack

The legendary musician, 74, performed with stars including Elton John, Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, George Harrison and the Rolling Stones throughout a 60 year career. A press release issued by the Oklahoma...

Charlize Theron Calls On Young People To End Aids By 2030

In a speech at the 21st International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa on Monday (18Jul16), the Mad Max: Fury Road star, 40, spoke passionately about her desire to see an end to...

Clean Bandit To Tour Europe In October

Clean Bandit are set to tour Europe later this year. The 'Tears' hitmakers - comprised of Jack Patterson, Luke Patterson, Grace Chatto, and Neil Amin-Smith - are scheduled to hit the road this October for...

Elton John Settles Sexual Harassment Case With British Male Employee

The unnamed British male was dismissed by the Rocket Man singer in mid-2015 and he launched legal action against Elton and two of his companies for unfair dismissal and sex discrimination, including allegations...

Prince Harry Undergoes Hiv Test Live On Social Media

Harry visited a sexual health clinic in central London, to have the check-up in a bid to encourage others to get tested. Followers of the Royal Family's Facebook page watched live as a medical professional...

Carole King Wows London With Tapestry Set At Bst

Carole King performed her album 'Tapestry' live for the first time ever when she headlined Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park in London on Sunday (03.07.16).The 74-year-old musician - playing her first concert in...

Sir Elton John Salutes Scots For Voting To Stay In Europe

Like many Brits, the Rocket Man singer was appalled by Thursday's (23Jun16) shock vote to exit the European Union, which led to Prime Minister David Cameron's resignation on Friday (24Jun16). And he...

Anthony Kiedis Struggled To Keep Cool Working With Elton John

The By the Way band were writing Sick Love, a song inspired by the chord changes to Elton's classic 1973 hit Benny and The Jets, so they gave the British singer/songwriter and his...

Elton John Encouraged By 'Rainbow-coloured Wave Of Love' After Orlando Massacre

The gay icon has released a statement about the horror of the Pulse club attack, which cost 49 people their lives, calling it a "tsunami", but he's encouraged by the outpouring of love...

Elton John Launches Sweary Rant At Security Guards During Gig

Sir Elton John launched into an expletive-laden rant at security guards at his concert in Leicester this weekend, threatening to walk off stage when personnel started preventing fans from getting out of their seats and...

Elton John 'Launches Rant At Concert Security Guards'

The Rocket Man singer was performing at the Leicestershire County Cricket Club in England when he shouted at the guards to stop ordering his fans to sit down when they tried to stand...

Elton John Thanks Vladimir Putin At Russia Concert

While the Tiny Dancer singer didn't get to meet President Putin during his fleeting visit, due to conflicting schedules, the veteran performer has been in talks with senior aides about meeting with him...

Stars Raise Big Bucks On Red Nose Day Special

Sir Elton and Blake performed on the show, while Julia joined celebrities like Jack Black to front films focusing on where donations would be going. Roberts visited a school in Arizona, where...

Ashton Kutcher And Mila Kunis Man The Phone Bank For Red Nose Day

The second annual event was based in Los Angeles' Universal Studios, where Scottish-American TV presenter Craig Ferguson kicked off the live two-hour telecast. More than 50 celebrities participated in the telethon, both...

Vladimir Putin Puts Off Elton John Meeting

The veteran singer, 69, has been in talks with President Putin's aides about meeting him to discuss discrimination against homosexual and transgender people in Russia. However, Dmitry Peskov, a spokesman for the...

Neil Young Relents And Approves Donald Trump's Song Use

Last year (15) the Canadian rocker, 70, previously launched a scathing attack on the billionaire turned politician for using his song Rockin' in the Free World at political events. The musician went...

Elton John Referes To 'Unpopular' Husband David Furnish As 'Yoko'

Elton John has said he’s nicknamed husband David Furnish ‘Yoko’ because he’s proven so unpopular after taking over the singer’s business affairs. Speaking to The Sun, Elton said David had "changed some assistants” since taking...

Elton John Confirms He Will Star In 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle'

Elton John has confirmed he will have a role in the upcoming sequel to British spy comedy Kingsman, The Golden Circle. The singer was first rumoured to be appearing in the film last month and...

Elton John Criticises North Carolina Governor Over Anti-lgbt Law

The Tiny Dancer star is the latest celebrity to weigh in on House Bill 2, a law which Governor Pat MCCrory signed in March (16) which forces transgender residents to use gender-specific restrooms....

Elton John
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.