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The Country-Centric Restoration Is the Elton John Tribute Album You Should Hear

Two different tribute albums to the classic songbook of Elton John and lyricist Bernie Taupin were released today. One of them, Revamp, invited a big tent of contributors…
Andy Cush / April 6, 2018

Hear the Killers and Queens of the Stone Age Cover Elton John on New Tribute Album

Today saw the release of Revamp, a tribute album with a diverse and occasionally questionable list of artist covering the immortal songs of Elton John and lyricist Bernie…
Andy Cush / April 6, 2018

Hear Lady Gaga Cover Elton John’s Classic “Your Song”

Lady Gaga has released a new cover of Elton John's classic 1970 single "Your Song." The track comes from Revamp, a new album of pop…
Rob Arcand / March 30, 2018

Listen to Two New Elton John Covers From Q-Tip and Demi Lovato, Chris Stapleton

Yesterday, Elton John announced two new covers albums of his songs, called Revamp and Restoration. Curated by John and his longtime writing partner Bernie Taupin, the…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 16, 2018

The Track List for the New Elton John Tribute Album Looks Very Troubling

Elton John is preparing to retire from touring, and so it seems as fitting a moment as any to honor the esteemed and prolific singer-songwriter…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 15, 2018

Watch Elton John Call Ed Sheeran “Ed Shirran” at the BRIT Awards

During the BRIT Awards, Sir Elton John took the time to introduce his "dear friend Ed Sheeran." One quirk: the legend has a different way of…
Monique Melendez / February 21, 2018

Grammys 2018: Watch Elton John and Miley Cyrus Perform “Tiny Dancer”

Miley Cyrus joined Sir Elton John on stage to perform John's hit song "Tiny Dancer" at tonight's Grammy Awards. While neither are nominated for a Grammy, both…
Arielle Gordon / January 28, 2018

Elton John to Retire From Touring Following 300-Date, Three-Year Farewell Tour

Elton John's upcoming tour will be the last of his career, the storied 70-year-old musician announced this morning. "I am not going to be…
Jordan Freiman / January 24, 2018

Grammys 2018: Kendrick Lamar, Sam Smith, U2, and Elton John Added to List of Performers

Kendrick Lamar, Sam Smith, and U2 are the latest performers to be added to the burgeoning lineup for the Grammys this year, Billboard reports. Elton John…
Winston Cook-Wilson / January 17, 2018

Eminem Talks Anti-Trump BET Performance With Elton John

Eminem's newest comments on Trump come courtesy of his pal and Grammys co-performer Sir Elton John. The two recently spoke over the phone for a new Interview feature, where they…
Brian Josephs / December 7, 2017

Ryan Gosling, Tom Hanks, J.Lo, & More Rally For Displaced Refugees on Behalf of Chris Cornell

Earlier this week, Chris Cornell’s final music video was released on World Refugee Day. It was for his solo soundtrack song "The Promise," and it was intended…
James Rettig, Stereogum / June 22, 2017

Watch Elton John and Jack White Duet on a New Blues Song Called “Two Fingers of Whiskey”

In a newly released clip from the sprawling, Jack White-produced documentary (and archival/collaborative recording project) The American Epic Sessions, Elton John joins White to semi-improvise a blues-inspired track…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 1, 2017

Jimmy Page, Elton John, Q-Tip and Other Musicians React to Chris Cornell’s Death

Chris Cornell, iconic frontman of Soundgarden and Audioslave, died unexpectedly at age 52 Wednesday night. As news spread, scores of musicians took to social media to pay tribute. Here are…
Anna Gaca / May 18, 2017

Elton John Cancels Entire Caesars Palace Run Due to “Unusual Bacterial Infection”

Those who were looking forward to seeing Elton John at his "Million Dollar Piano" shows in Las Vegas won't get to see the Rocket Man…
Taylor Weatherby, Billboard / April 25, 2017

Jack White’s Massive American Epic Documentary Project Gets Release Date, First Trailer

The American Epic project--a three-pronged operation consisting of a recording project, three-part PBS miniseries, and feature film--is finally seeing the light of day. It's been gestating…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 19, 2017
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