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Tom Hardy To Play Elton John In Biopic

We’ve been wondering who would be pulling out the feather boas and rose colored glasses to take on the role of Elton John in the Rocketman biopic for a while now, and now we know. According to EW.com, Tom Hardy, best known as Batman’s grunting enemy Bane in The Dark Knight Rises, has signed on to play Sir Elton.

10/24/2013

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Not Fade Away: Elton John’s ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’ – His Ultimate Album?

To paraphrase the Ringo Starr classic, it don’t always come easy, and that was the case with Elton John’s “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road.” Elton took his team — lyricist Bernie Taupin, guitarist Davey Johnstone, bassist Dee Murray, drummer Nigel Olsson and producer Gus Dudgeon — to Jamaica to record the follow-up to two consecutive #1 albums: 1972’s “Honky Chateau” and 1973’s “Don’t Shoot Me, I’m Only The Piano Player.”

10/08/2013

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Elton John To Honor Liberace At This Year’s Emmys

Elton John will get a chance to honor Liberace, a man with even more flamboyant fashion-sense than the “Rocket Man” himself.http://cbsloc.al/1eA8WmR

09/10/2013

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Elton John Convinces Court To Dismiss ‘Nikita’ Copyright Case

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed a suit claiming that Elton John plagiarized the hit from “Natasha,” a song submitted to John’s publisher years before “Nikita” hit the charts.

07/18/2013

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Elton John Has Appendicitis, Postpones Tour

A statement posted to the singer’s official site explained that John had called doctors in the midst of his tour through Europe, with the medical team discovering an inflamed appendix and a surrounding abscess.

07/09/2013

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Elton John Announces New Album ‘Diving Board’

Fans of Elton John who’ve been hoping for him to return to his early-’70s stripped-down format are about to get their wish. Earlier today (June 24), the legendary singer/pianist announced an official release date and track listing […]

06/25/2013

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Top 5 Unexpected Male-Female Duets Turned Pop Hits

Last week, P!nk scored her fourth No. 1 Hot 100 hit with her moving duet “Just Give Me a Reason” featuring fun. frontman Nate Ruess. P!nk is no stranger to the top of the charts. […]

04/23/2013

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‘Glee’ Makes A Somber Return With John Mayer & Elton John

Excitement mounts as the kids of New Directions prep for Regionals. But an unthinkable event at McKinley (the episode is titled “Shooting Star”) forces all the members of the glee club to put things into […]

04/10/2013

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Director Michael Gracey Signs On To Elton John ‘Rocketman’ Biopic

Talk of an Elton John biopic, Rocketman,  has been in the air for over a year, with Sir Elton famously stating that he would like to see Justin Timberlake as himself in the film. While the […]

03/21/2013

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‘Glee’ Use ‘NSYNC & Backstreet Boys To Make Nice

On this week’s Glee, there’s a whole lot of feuding going on. Will isn’t too happy with Finn, who revealed last week that he’d kissed Emma. But to help the guys get past this rough patch the […]

03/13/2013

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