In 2010, Elton John surprised his fans by releasing an album in collaboration with the pianist, singer and songwriter Leon Russell, whom he described as “my biggest influence”.
At his 1970s peak, with seven US No 1 albums in four years, Elton John was a regular at Colorado’s Caribou Ranch studios.
News of a planned Billie Holiday hologram last week was bad enough.
Elton John has called for a boycott of the designer label Dolce and Gabbana in a row over children born through in-vitro fertilization treatment.
The singer – and parent to two children born through IVF – reacts to Domenico Dolce’s remarks about ‘synthetic children’ and ‘wombs for rent’
Speaking during his show in St Petersburg, Elton John said that if people are punished for being gay then ‘the world will lose its humanity’
Singer says Ukip leader attended dinner at his home as a guest of Conrad Black, and that he would not be favouring any party
Both artists have expressed their desires to write with one another, with Sir Elton recently stating that he hopes ‘to do something’ with the producer and singer
Sir Elton John has received the inaugural Brits Icon prize, which will honour artists who have had a "lasting impact" on British culture.