Elton John Pictures - Gallery Page 8

Opening Night of 'Billy Elliot The Musical' on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre - arrivals - New York City, USA - Thursday 13th November 2008

David Furnish, Billy Elliot and Elton John

Opening Night of 'Billy Elliot The Musical' on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre - arrivals - New York City, USA - Thursday 13th November 2008

Elton John and Billy Elliot
Elton John and Billy Elliot

Opening Night Curtain Call of 'Billy Elliot The Musical' on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre - New York City, USA - Thursday 13th November 2008

Opening Night Curtain Call of 'Billy Elliot The Musical' on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre - New York City, USA - Thursday 13th November 2008

Sir Elton John leaving the Dorchester Hotel. - London, England - Friday 1st February 2008

* ROLLING STONES ARE TOP EARNERS Veteran rockers THE ROLLING STONES have been named the top earning music act of 2007. The band made $88 million (£44 million) between June 2006 and June this year (07), largely from their Bigger Bang tour which grossed $437million (£218.5 million). Rapper Jay-Z came second on the list by U.S magazine Forbes, with a total income of $83 million (£41.5 million). Pop superstar Madonna ranked third with total earnings of $72 million (£36 million). The top ten is as follows: 1. The Rolling Stones - $88 million (£44 million) 2. Jay-Z - $83 million (£41.5 million) 3. Madonna - $72 million (£36 million) 4. Bon Jovi - $67 million (£33.5 million) 5. Sir Elton John - £53 million (£26.5 million) 6. Celine Dion - $45 million (£22.5 million) 7. Tim McGraw - $37 million (£18.5 million) 8. 50 Cent - $33 million (£16.5 million) 9. U2 - $30 million (£15 million) 10. P Diddy - $23 million (£11.5 million) (LJ/WNWCCB/RK) Madonna Live Earth London concert at Wembley Stadium London, England - 07.07.07

* ROLLING STONES ARE TOP EARNERS Veteran rockers THE ROLLING STONES have been named the top earning music act of 2007. The band made $88 million (£44 million) between June 2006 and June this year (07), largely from their Bigger Bang tour which grossed $437million (£218.5 million). Rapper Jay-Z came second on the list by U.S magazine Forbes, with a total income of $83 million (£41.5 million). Pop superstar Madonna ranked third with total earnings of $72 million (£36 million). The top ten is as follows: 1. The Rolling Stones - $88 million (£44 million) 2. Jay-Z - $83 million (£41.5 million) 3. Madonna - $72 million (£36 million) 4. Bon Jovi - $67 million (£33.5 million) 5. Sir Elton John - £53 million (£26.5 million) 6. Celine Dion - $45 million (£22.5 million) 7. Tim McGraw - $37 million (£18.5 million) 8. 50 Cent - $33 million (£16.5 million) 9. U2 - $30 million (£15 million) 10. P Diddy - $23 million (£11.5 million) (LJ/WNWCCB/RK) Sir Elton John performs live on stage at the O2 Arena London, England - 05.09.07

Sir Elton John performs live on stage at the O2 Arena - London, England - Wednesday 5th September 2007

Elton John's shopping from Bottega Veneta is carried out of the shop before the singer himself emerged - London, England - Wednesday 11th July 2007

The Concert for Diana at Wembley Stadium - London, England - Sunday 1st July 2007

The Concert for Diana at Wembley Stadium - London, England - Sunday 1st July 2007

The Concert for Diana at Wembley Stadium - London, England - Sunday 1st July 2007

The Concert for Diana at Wembley Stadium - London, England - Sunday 1st July 2007

arrives at Sir David Frosts Summer Party - London, England - Thursday 5th July 2007

Elton John arrives at Sir David Frosts Summer Party - London, England - Thursday 5th July 2007

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