Elton John

Get Your Daily Doses and Other Quirks From a One-of-a-Kind Perspective

Orlagh McCarron | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Orlagh McCarron

There was always a nail varnish flaunting its sheen by her kitchen sink or a lipstick in an elegant china sugar bowl sporting a little white lace and crochet cover with beads sewn into the edges. Nooks and crannies abounded with copious gems and wonders to fill the mind's eye, a walk through Marie's house revealed story after story and the mix-matched pictures depicted a life fully immersed.

How Many Of The Stars Of The 'God Only Knows' Video Can You Name?

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 08.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

The BBC have unveiled a rather impressive promotional video to launch BBC Music starring 32 stars of the music world covering the Beach Boys' classic ...

Daniel Pearl World Music Days Concert: His Music Lingers On!

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 22.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

This year, the 13th annual celebration of will commence on October 1, 2014. The pattern is simple and has a format that is 'all inclusive'. Musicians across the world can sign-up, register, making a dedication from the stage for the World Music Days, through the month of October.

'Jesus Would Have Backed Gay Marriage,' Says Elton John

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.06.2014 | UK

Elton John has said he believes Jesus would be fine with gay marriage if he were alive today. The veteran singer, who plans to marry his civil par...

Why You Would be a Mug to be a Poet in the 21st Century

Hugh Salmon | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hugh Salmon

If Edwin Brock had been thirty years younger than me rather than thirty years older than me, would I have advised him to earn his crust by writing advertising copy at the behest of people like me? The heck I would.

Pamela Polland's Lost Master Tapes Found!

Charles Donovan | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Charles Donovan

When I wrote about my friend Pamela Polland last year, in a desperate search for her lost 1973 master tapes, I entertained little hope that we would find them. After all, Sony, the tapes' actual owners, had searched in 2006 without success.

Tom Needs Some Vocal Lessons Before Playing Sir Elton

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Tom Hardy might need to arrange some singing lessons pretty quickly, as he's confessed to being a terrible singer, despite the fact he’s about to pl...

Dust Off Your Best Hat... Elton And David Have Set A Wedding Date!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Sir Elton John is to marry his long-time partner David Furnish this May, it has been announced. The couple have been in a civil partnership since 2...

PICS: Happy Birthday Elton! We Celebrate With 67 Beautiful, Rare B&W Photos

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Elton John, or Sir Elton Hercules John CBE, to give him his full title (or Reginald Kenneth Dwight as his mum used to call him), turns 67 on 25 March....

Today's Top Blog Post Picks - Monday 24 March

Jody Thompson | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK
Jody Thompson

Fantastic stuff on front this morning too, kicking off (pardon the pun) with former Footballers' Wives star and now Corrie cobble-botherer Ben Price on behalf of Cafod and seeing the impact of climate change with his own eyes in Uganda. TUC general secretary Frances O'Grady meanwhile says soaring wage inequality here in the UK should worry us all.

My Top Ten 'Eltons'

Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy

In the process of producing the documentary, I revisited many of Elton John's early albums and this has been a truly joyous rediscovery. There are so many amazing tunes and the musicianship is astounding. See if you are able to hum along to my personal favourite "Eltons"...

Is There a Healthier, Healing Way to See Ourselves?

Tony Lobl | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tony Lobl

To many - like myself - mentally challenging this stigma is at the heart of prayer, because if we successfully silence the voice of this self-stigmatisation we're left with nothing but the awareness of being a son or daughter of the divine, as Jesus showed us all to be.

Tom Hardy's Slimming Down To Play Elton

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Tom Hardy appeared to have slimmed down as he attended the Baftas on Sunday night The 'Dark Knight Rises' star took to the stage to present the Bes...

Elton Enlists Emeli And Ed For New 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Elton John has announced the reissue of his iconic album 'Goodbye Yellow Brick Road' on 24 March. The record will also include guest covers by his ...

Elton John Offers To Take Putin Around Gay Community

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Sir Elton John has offered to introduce Russian President Vladimir Putin to members of the gay community in his country to show the impact of "deeply ...

Could You Nanny for a Celebrity Family?

Sigrid Daniel | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sigrid Daniel

Who wouldn't want to spend the day messing about in the park with Brooklyn Beckham or Suri Cruise? Victoria Beckham and Katie Holmes make it look fun, stylish and easy. Maybe you fancy minding baby Cambridge for Kate and Wills, or you'd like the globetrotting experience that working for Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt could offer.

WATCH: 'Inhumane And Isolating'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Elton John had promised to challenge Vladimir Putin over gay rights when he played in Russia - and it sounds like he delivered. The singer told the...

'Reality Stars Should Be Assassinated'

Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Elton John has never exactly been backward in coming forward in what he thinks - and the latest people to feel his wrath are reality stars who he's cl...

Rocket Men!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Tom Hardy and Sir Elton John have been snapped together for the first time since it was announced Hardy will play the legendary singer in a musical b...

Elton To Perform On Show He Once Called 'Brain-Crippling'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's seems Sir Elton John is for turning. The singer has agreed to perform on 'X Factor', the show he once called "ar*e-paralysingly brain-crippling...

Which Singing Legend Is Tom Hardy Taking On?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

It was always going to take someone special to play Elton John in the forthcoming 'Rocketman' biopic and now Britain's own Tom Hardy has been announce...

Marcella Detroit: After Three Decades in Music, She Can't Forget the Motor City

Jason Holmes | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

We're on the King's Road and Marcella has just wrapped up the final gig of a short UK tour to promote her new album The Vehicle (Right Recordings, 2013).

Rollover Elton - Why Elton John Is Right to Make Way for the New Generation

Andy Peebles | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Andy Peebles

"I don't get played on the radio anymore, and quite rightly so, because it's other people's turn. At my age I can do what I want." Elton's comment illustrates one of the admirable traits of this founder figure of popular music - his benevolence. He has always been generous with his support of new bands.

'Ban Elton John Concerts,' Russian Anti-Gay Parent Groups Urge Putin

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: 'Tchaikovsky Was Not Gay', Insists Russian Cultural Minister (Though Putin Says He Was) A committee of Russian parents is urging Presiden...

A Dream Duet?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Gary Barlow has enlisted the expertise of his hero Sir Elton John for his first solo album in 14 years. The 'X Factor' judge has reportedly recorde...