Sir Elton John

Rocket Bane: Tom Hardy To Play Lead Role In Sir Elton John Biopic

We’ve been following the pulsating fortunes of Rocketman, the biopic of Sir Elton John’s most glorious glory years for some time now, and just like the Queen movie, the biggest obstacle to success lies in picking a suitable ...

Five British Stars: Five Near-Death Experiences

You think your week is getting off to a bad start? Not compared to this lot it isn’t…

Sir Elton John First to Receive Brits Icon Award

Sir Elton John recently canceled all of his summer tour dates due to appendicitis, but it seems that has not held the music legend back in the slightest, as he’s recently been announced as the first to receive the Brits Icon ...

Bearded Riff-Raff Invade The Chelsea Flower Show

See these hirsute little men? See their pointy hats? I’m ashamed to admit that they have been allowed entry into one of the finest events in the British horticultural calendar: the Chelsea Flower Show, for the first time ever.

Sir Elton John And Bernie Taupin Honored With Johnny Mercer Award

Congratulations, world, we have finally come up with an answer to a time-worn conundrum:  what DO you give the man who has everything? Well how about a little respect.

Sir Elton John’s Movie About Elton John Gathers Momentum

Last February, we ran a blog post about the suitability of the handsome Justin Timberlake playing frumpy diamond Sir Elton John in Rocket Man, a biopic that is being produced by Sir Elton’s partner David Furnish, from a script by ...

Sir Elton John’s Magic Piano Changes Live Music Forever

Good morning, and welcome to the future.

You’re possibly unaware that a musical paradigm shift has taken place, that nothing will ever be the same as it was only the other day, and if that is the case, can I just take a moment to apologize for shaking your understanding ...

Ten Great British Songs Performed By Muppets

Note: some of these are songs performed with Muppets as well as by Muppets. But there are songs and there are Muppets, so that should be good enough for anyone.

Sir Elton John And Madonna: This Time It’s Personal

Being a parent is hard work. There’s no way to prepare for the crushing weight of responsibility that suddenly descends, a feeling that the magnetic poles of your life have suddenly shifted, so that you’re no longer the most ...

The Brit List: Five Alternative Sources Of Paul McCartney

Let’s face facts, Sir Paul McCartney – national treasure that he is, global unificator, former Beatle, former Wing, and generally energetic and breezy presence at the rock ‘n’ roll tea party – is not going to last ...