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Stud Muffin Tom Hardy To Play Elton John In Biopic

We’ve been wondering who would be pulling out the feather boas and rose colored glasses to take on the role of Elton John in the Rocketman biopic for a while now, and now we know. According to EW.com, Tom Hardy, best known as Batman’s grunting enemy Bane in The Dark Knight Rises, has signed on to play Sir Elton.

10/24/2013

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Not Fade Away: Elton John’s ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’ – His Ultimate Album?

To paraphrase the Ringo Starr classic, it don’t always come easy, and that was the case with Elton John’s “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road.” Elton took his team — lyricist Bernie Taupin, guitarist Davey Johnstone, bassist Dee Murray, drummer Nigel Olsson and producer Gus Dudgeon — to Jamaica to record the follow-up to two consecutive #1 albums: 1972’s “Honky Chateau” and 1973’s “Don’t Shoot Me, I’m Only The Piano Player.”

10/07/2013

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What Have You Done For Us Lately, Elton John?

Elton John has been harshly critical of some of his more recent albums. Give the man some credit, though: unlike many of his peers, he’s put out at least one classic album since 2000 (“Songs From The West Coast”). In his spare time, he single-handedly resurrected the career of his idol (Leon Russell), and also contributed to four other Top 5 albums. This week, the bitch is back with a new album, “The Diving Board.” Let’s have a look at what he’s done for us lately.

09/27/2013

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Elton John: New Music, Miley Cyrus And A Photo Album

Elton John’s advice for Miley Cyrus, his new album and more.

09/17/2013

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Elton John To Honor Liberace At This Year’s Emmys

Elton John will get a chance to honor Liberace, a man with even more flamboyant fashion-sense than the “Rocket Man” himself.http://cbsloc.al/1eA8WmR

09/10/2013

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Elton John Has Appendicitis, Postpones Tour

A statement posted to the singer’s official site explained that John had called doctors in the midst of his tour through Europe, with the medical team discovering an inflamed appendix and a surrounding abscess.

07/09/2013

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Elton John Announces New Album ‘Diving Board’

Fans of Elton John who’ve been hoping for him to return to his early-’70s stripped-down format are about to get their wish. Earlier today (June 24), the legendary singer/pianist announced an official release date and track listing […]

06/24/2013

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Richest Musicians Of All Time

Thanks to the folks at Business Insider, the wealthiest musicians ever (living or dead) have been calculated. They credit these movers and shakers with emerging at the right time, making shrewd investments, and working very hard across […]

03/20/2013

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Director Michael Gracey Signs On To Elton John ‘Rocketman’ Biopic

Talk of an Elton John biopic, Rocketman,  has been in the air for over a year, with Sir Elton famously stating that he would like to see Justin Timberlake as himself in the film. While the […]

03/20/2013

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What To Expect From Elton John’s New Album

Forget everything Elton John said about his long-delayed album the last time his team spoke up. Apparently he’ll change the album’s name from Voyeur back to its original title, The Diving Board, and it won’t […]

02/26/2013

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