Topics :: Elton John

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road / Ultimate Reissue

By JC Alvarez | Monday Mar 31, 2014
Elton John’s masterful "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" gets reissued and remastered in this ultimate edition that is a feast for the senses, and is proof of his impact on artists even today.

Elton John to Have ’Quiet Wedding’

Monday Mar 31, 2014
Elton John and his partner David Furnish are planning a low-profile wedding in May, following a change in British law allowing gay marriages.

’Dallas Buyers Club’ & Lady Gaga Get GLAAD Media Award Bids

Thursday Jan 30, 2014
Elton John, Lady Gaga and the movie "Dallas Buyers Club" are among the nominees for awards presented by the gay advocacy group GLAAD.

Elton John Challenges New Russian Anti-Gay Law

Wednesday Jan 22, 2014
Entertainer-songwriter Elton John is declaring his support of the Russian people, and he says they still accept him despite that country’s harsh new anti-gay law.

Elton John Defends Russia Visit, Speaking for LGBT Rights

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Dec 11, 2013
Elton John came under fire recently when he announced that he would perform in Russia, just a few months before the Winter Olympics. The pop star, who spoke out for LGBT rights during his show, further explained why he went to Russia in a statement.

Elton John Says ’Nyet’ to Homophobia On Stage in Moscow

By EDGE | Saturday Dec 7, 2013
On Friday night, pop legend Elton John put Russia’s controversial gay propaganda law to a very public test when he took the opportunity to condemn the recently enacted legislation and the government that passed it in front of a sold-out audience in Moscow

The Show Will Go On, Says Elton John

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Dec 6, 2013
The Elton John concert planned for Russia will go ahead, despite his concerns about their anti-gay propaganda law.

Will Elton John Tour in Russia?

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Dec 2, 2013
After defending his reasoning to tour in Russia in September the British newspaper the Daily Mail now reports that Elton John may not travel to the country, which has come under fire this year for its highly controversial anti-gay laws.

Hillary Clinton Honored for Her Work On HIV/AIDS

By Mesfin Fekadu | Wednesday Oct 16, 2013
Elton John honored Hillary Rodham Clinton for her work to help those affected by HIV and AIDS at an annual event for his foundation.

Russian Imam Calls for Boycott of Elton John Concerts

By | Friday Oct 4, 2013
The controversy surrounding Elton John’s upcoming concerts in Russia continues, this time from a Russian Islamic leader, who has called on his followers to boycott the multi Grammy Award-winner’s concerts in Moscow and Kazan.