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Elton John

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Pinner, Middlesex, England (1964 – present)

Sir Elton Hercules John, CBE (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight in Pinner, Middlesex, England on 25 March 1947) is an immensely popular English singer, composer (mostly with lyricist Bernie Taupin) and pianist. In a career spanning five decades, Elton John has sold over 250 million records and has over fifty Top 40 hits, making him one of the most successful musicians of all time. His 1997 tribute to Diana, Princess of Wales, “Candle In The Wind 1997,” remains the world’s biggest selling and fastest selling single of all time.

In 1964, Dwight and his friends formed a band called Bluesology. By day, he ran errands for a music publishing company; he divided his nights between solo gigs at a London hotel bar and working with Bluesology. By the mid-1960s, Bluesology was backing touring American soul and R&B musicians like The Isley Brothers, Major Lance, Billy Stewart, Doris Troy and Patti LaBelle and The Bluebelles. In 1966, the band became musician Long John Baldry’s supporting band and played 16 times at The Marquee Club.

John was one of the dominant commercial forces in the rock world during the 1970s, with a string of seven consecutive #1 records on the U.S. album charts, twenty-three Top 40 singles, sixty Top 10 hits, and six #1 hits. His success had a profound impact on popular music, and contributed to the continued popularity of the piano in rock and roll.

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  • DjsMix74

    Elton John in Brazil????? OMGosh!!!

    18 Apr 11:00pm Reply
  • SSBN623

    the original lyric was two hearts beatin' in two separate worlds

    16 Apr 2:51pm Reply
  • SSBN623

    one of several songs bern & i wrote for ej hope you enjoy

    16 Apr 2:48pm Reply
  • Diegox1012

    King ❤ [4] of kings!!

    15 Apr 8:24pm Reply
  • CraziestFucker

    Пидараз

    11 Apr 5:48pm Reply
  • AFMiziara

    sir

    5 Apr 7:23pm Reply
  • caredu1

    My favorite solo artist of all-time. Cheers! [2]

    27 Mar 3:49am Reply
  • licoricepizza

    happy birthday!!! :D

    25 Mar 8:05pm Reply
  • fckblur

    DANIEL. <3

    12 Mar 10:42pm Reply
  • fckblur

    King ❤ [3]

    12 Mar 10:42pm Reply
  • Heartcube

    King ❤ [2]

    10 Mar 11:18pm Reply
  • StankDank

    My favorite solo artist of all-time. Cheers!

    10 Mar 10:11pm Reply
  • Henriq28

    King ❤

    8 Mar 2:57am Reply
  • Olive-Bara-

    Amor eterno!!!

    24 Feb 9:49pm Reply
  • Sqvoll91

    Сборник лучших вещей просто божественен, а вот до альбомов руки что-то не доходят.

    6 Feb 6:24pm Reply
  • thundernoob1337

    неинтересно

    4 Feb 7:00pm Reply
  • O2431

    the Alex was illegal the tickle one "very important" we have some notes how bout my Crack dealer ahh. and some people had some notes,the wines amazing with Alex on those checks how we cornered with a pen lol! and got what he was doing illegal mm.See you at the Abbey ahh. "them and some others like producers wanted that information-Alex illegal "blocks Alex" T5's coming out some other stuff,I got on that might close this some shadows you know "hero"

    31 Jan 4:57am Reply
  • AnnaTimek

    love <3

    12 Jan 7:47pm Reply
  • ramos9128

    Love Elton. :)

    22 Dec 2014 Reply
  • MrNorway

    Congratulations to Elton & David!

    22 Dec 2014 Reply
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