Elton John

Elton John’s farewell tour is the highest grossing of all time

The music icon's final ever tour is the first to surpass the $800million (£649.1million) mark

Elton John gig in Auckland cancelled just minutes before stage time after huge floods

New Zealand's largest city experienced a summer's worth of rain in a single night on Friday

Elton John lyricist Bernie Taupin sets release date for ‘Scattershot’ memoir

The 'Rocketman' songwriter also promised anecdotes about Bob Marley and Frank Sinatra in the upcoming book

Actor Samuel Johnson tells Molly Meldrum “hang up your hat” after mooning Elton John audience

Johnson, who portrayed Meldrum in the 2016 series 'Molly', said he thought the music critic's apology for the stunt “was false”

Molly Meldrum apologises for mooning audiences at Elton John’s Melbourne concert

"My belt buckle broke and my pants were already falling down", Meldrum said of the wardrobe malfunction at John's Melbourne show

Here are all the biggest concerts and tours coming to Australia in 2023

From massive stadium tours to intimate shows, here’s NME’s roundup of concerts set to hit Australian shores throughout 2023

The biggest gigs and tours to look forward to in 2023

From reunited legends to rising stars, 2023’s live calendar is jam-packed with unmissable appointments

These classic 1973 albums turn 50 in 2023

Look back at and celebrate some of 1973's biggest gems, from Bruce Springsteen to The Who, Diana Ross to David Bowie

Here are the UK’s best-selling singles and albums of 2022

For the first time since year-end charts were introduced, the top 10 singles were all by British artists

Iggy Pop says Elton John pranked him in a gorilla suit in the ’70s

"He just picked me up for a little bit and gave me a little carry around. It was very funny"
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