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Elton John announces “cathartic” autobiography offering “the truth” about his life

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Elton John is set to release his “first and only autobiography” later this year, it has been announced. The iconic pop star has confirmed the release of the memoir - the title of which is yet to be revealed - on his official Twitter account. “My life has been one helluva roller coaster ride and I’m now ready to...

Watch ‘Rocketman’s Taron Egerton perform ‘Tiny Dancer’ with Elton John at annual Oscars party

Rocketman star Taron Egerton has joined forces with Elton John to perform 'Tiny Dancer' at the music icon's annual Oscars party in Los Angeles. The Welsh star will portray John in the forthcoming biopic and remarked on the significance of their duet as he performed at the West Hollywood gala. "It's funny how life turns out it isn't it", said Egerton...

Exclusive – Kate Bush reveals long-lost video for 1991’s ‘Rocket Man’, and tells us what the song means to her

Kate Bush has shared the official video of her music video for her classic cover of Elton John's 'Rocket Man' for the first time ever. See it first on NME below. One of Bush's favourite songs of all time, her rendition of Elton's space-faring staple reached Number 12 in the charts back when it was released in December 1991. Now, she...

See Taron Egerton’s impressive singing as Elton John in new ‘Rocketman’ biopic

New footage has emerged showing Taron Egerton's impressive singing in the style of Elton John for the upcoming biopic Rocketman. Set for release in May, the film follows the music icon’s journey as he prepares to release ‘Honky Chateau’, his 1972 breakthrough album. After early images and the first trailer of the actor in character were revealed last year, now Paramount Pictures...

Glastonbury 2019: headliners rumours, bookies odds and everything we know so far

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Glastonbury 2019 is set to take place from June 26-30 2019. With all tickets now sold out (the April re-sale's your last chance, folks), we've rounded up all the rumours, confirmed slots and more, for your essential guide to what to expect. What's the latest? The Cure and The Killers top the bookies' odds as favourites to headline Interpol, Childism...

Emily Eavis rules another huge name out of Glastonbury 2019

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Emily Eavis has ruled out another huge name for headlining Glastonbury 2019 after one hopeful fan mistook a festive Instagram post for a hidden clue. Read more: Glastonbury 2019 headliners: rumours, bookies odds and everything we know so far On Sunday (December 23), the festival organiser shared a photo from Wells Cathedral in Wells, Somerset on her personal Instagram account. "Wells...

Sir Elton John cancels Florida gig minutes before going on stage due to ear infection

Sir Elton John was forced to cancel a concert in Orlando, Florida last night (November 27) due to an ear infection. The singer, 71, was due to play the Amway Centre as part of his mammoth 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour'. Attendees were waiting for the star's concert to begin when the announcement was made. The venue later released a statement:...

Clean Bandit have scrapped a collaboration with Elton John

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Clean Bandit have revealed they have scrapped a collaboration with Elton John which was set to appear on their new album 'What Is Love?'. The LP, which features Craig David, Stefflon Don, Rita Ora, Ellie Goulding and Marina And The Diamonds, is the follow-up to the band's 2014 debut 'New Eyes' and is due for release on November 30. Speaking to The...

Elton John reaches out to the real John Lewis after years of Twitter hounding

A man who shares the same name with the John Lewis department store got a special shout out from Sir Elton John. John Lewis, whose Twitter handle is @johnlewis, is flooded with messages each time the store's Christmas advert is released. At first these tweets were born out of confusion, mistaking him as the retailer, but now in recent years...

Watch Elton John star in the 2018 John Lewis Christmas advert

The John Lewis Christmas advert for 2018 has been unveiled, and it's an emotional look back at Elton John's legendary career. The anticipated advert starts with an appearance from the man himself  as he sits at his piano in the modern day and begins playing the iconic strains of 'Your Song' on his piano. We're then taken on a trip down...