Elton John

Celebrity Author Mark Bego Celebrates September 2019 With His 64th and 65th Books: “Supreme Glamour” With Mary Wilson and “Living The Luxe Life”

Books News Desk New York Times best-selling author Mark Bego breaks records by releasing two separate books titles in September 2019.  One with his longtime best friend, the glamorous Mary Wilson of The Supremes. And, the second one with the brilliant millionaire hotel owner, Efrem Harkham.  This brings him to a grand total of 65 published books! In […]

New Elton John Music on “The Lion King” Soundtrack

Music News Desk The official soundtrack for Disney’s highly anticipated remake of The Lion King has arrived, with Elton John, Beyoncé and Donald Glover (aka Childish Gambino) among the featured artists. John famously teamed with lyricist Tim Rice for the soundtrack to the original animated version of The Lion King. The duo, who scored Oscar and Grammy wins for their contributions to the 1994 film, reunited […]

Eagles, Elton John, Metallica Lead Forbes’ Top Rock Earners

Pop Culture News Desk Forbes’ annual list of the 100 highest-earning celebrities included nine rock acts for the 2018-19 period, with Eagles, Elton John and Metallica leading the pack. The artists’ takings ranged from $100 million (Eagles) down to $39 million (Dave Matthews Band) with Guns N’ Roses making a return with $44 million earned from their partial reunion activities. You can see the […]

The Glorious Corner: Bruce Springsteen, Paul Rodgers, Elton John’s “Rocketman” and More

FATHER’S DAY — Rudy Shur’s Square One Publishers just released How to Self-Publish Your Book by Jan Yager, who we remember from her Friendshifts book. Shur saw with Jan the chance to have the ultimate guide about self-publishing — the book shows the would-be published author precisely how to do it on their own through the “self”-publishing method. Says Yager: “It turns […]

Sir Elton John Slams Censorship of “Rocketman”

Music News Desk By Celebretainment Sir Elton John has slammed Russia for censoring his biopic ‘Rocketman’. The movie musical features a number of gay sex scenes, including one where Elton loses his virginity to his manager, John Reid, and the 72-year-old openly gay star is horrified that Russian movie distributors have decided to cut the […]

‘Rocketman’ Review: Where Have All The Good Times Gone?

Movies News Desk by David Sigler Special for TMW I wanted an honest “Rocketman” movie review from an Elton John superfan and I knew radio DJ David Sigler would be the perfect choice. He would not disappoint. David, of course contributed to my “The Elton John Scrapbook”, (both original and revised editions). You can read […]

The Glorious Corner: “The Cher Show”, NYC’s Blackbarn Restaurant, Mark Bego and Mary Wilson’s “Supreme Glamour”, and More

OH CHER — With Bohemian Rhapsody and now, Rocketman now deeply in the American zeitgeist now, I wondered who would be the next subject for a bio pic? A female? Should be, But, last night  we finally got to see The Cher Show at the Neil Simon Theatre in NYC and it hit me immediately, that this was the next bio pic to see.  When […]

Rocketman: The Revised “Elton John Scrapbook” Features Detailed Info About The Music Legend’s Life and Career

Books News Desk Since the release of the hit Elton John film biopic, “Rocketman,” the public’s hunger for more news about the fascinating rock superstar is at an all-time high. Acclaimed author M.A. Cassata’s The Elton John Scrapbook: Revised and Updated eBook Editionis a definite must-read. Cassata has been an editor and writer for various print […]

Taron Egerton On Becoming Elton John

Movies News Desk In an exclusive Parade interview, Kingsman franchise star Taron Egerton reveals how Elton John helped him prepare for the new movie Rocketman (opening today), and how much his friendship with the legend means to him.   British Bonding. After Egerton got the role, the rock star invited the young British actor to his home, where they had the first […]

The Glorious Corner: “Rocketman”, Monkees’ Micky Dolenz and Mike Nesmith, Supreme Mary Wilson at NYC’s Black Barn and More

ROCKETMAN — (via Rock Cellar Magazine) Dexter Fletcher’s Rocketman opens with a shot of a costumed Elton John (Taron Egerton) walking down a corridor. Whether intentionally or not, the scene suggests the start of Bohemian Rhapsody, as Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek) strides from an arena’s backstage to perform at Live Aid, which that movie returns to at the […]

The Glorious Corner: “Big Bang Theory”, “Rocketman” Blues, Debbie Gibson & New Kids On The Block Mix Tape Tour and More

BANG & BLACKLIST — I have to say as a huge fan of the Big Bang Theory, its series finale Thursday was almost perfect. Sure, I would have loved to have seen Wil Wheaton one more time and maybe William Shatner or Patrick Stewart as a guest star – Buffy The Vampire Slayer (Sarah Michelle Geller) as the much-talked-about major-guest-star sure […]

Watch: Elton John & Bernie Taupin React to “Rocketman” in Cannes—(Video)

Elton John and Bernie Taupin talk about seeing the movie ‘Rocketman’ at the Cannes Film Festival. Elton talks about what Taron Egerton brings to the role and how impressed he was with the actor who is portraying him. Rocketman tells the story of Sir Elton John’s rise to fame. Buy on Amazon, iTunes,  Barnes and Noble and other […]

Elton John ‘Moved’ By Rocketman Biopic

Movies News Desk By Celebretainment Sir Elton John was very “moved” by Taron Egerton’s portrayal of him in ‘Rocketman’. The music legend was in attendance at the screening of the biopic at the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday (05.16.19) and was so “blown away” by seeing his story told on the big screen he couldn’t […]

Taron Egerton Unfazed By Gay Community Backlash For Playing Elton John

Movies News Desk Actor Taron Egerton doesn’t need gay film fans’ approval for his new role as Elton John, because he didn’t get into acting to play straight men. The Kingsman: The Secret Service star plays the gay rock star in new biopic Rocketman and admits outrage from those who think an LGBTQ actor should […]

The Revised “Elton John Scrapbook” Features Detailed Info About The Music Legend’s Life and Career

Books News Desk Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook With the forthcoming release of the much-anticipated Elton John film biopic, “Rocketman,” the public’s hunger for more news about the fascinating rock superstar is at an all-time high. Acclaimed author M.A. Cassata’s The Elton John Scrapbook: Revised and Updated eBook Editionis a definite must-read. Cassata has been an […]

The Glorious Corner: Madonna, Neil Young, Roger Waters, Debbie Gibson and More!

MADGE FIZZ — Via SHOWBIZ 411: Madonna had a big build up for “Medellin” single this past Wednesday. She premiered it at noon with Zane Lowe on Apple’s Beats 1 Radio like it was the second coming. The song turned out to be a snooze, written and sung with Colombian Reggaeton star Maluma. But 1, 2, cha […]

Watch “Rocketman”: Elton John’s Journey Featurette—(Video)

Movies News Desk Paramount Pictures has released a brand new featurette for their upcoming Elton John biopic Rocketman, highlighting the legendary artist’s journey from prodigy to icon. Starring Taron Egerton, the film is set to premiere in theaters on May 31. Check out the video below! Read More Of Elton John on TMW

Taron Egerton Lived With Sir Elton John To Prepare For “Rocketman” Role

Movies News Desk Taron Egerton lived with Sir Elton John to research for ‘Rocketman’. The 29-year-old actor plays the ‘Your Song’ hitmaker in the new biopic about his life and he has revealed he ended up living with John to get to know him better. He said: “I spent a fair bit of time with […]

Sir Elton John To Release His Autobiography in October

Book News Desk Sir Elton John will release his autobiography in October. The ‘Tiny Dancer’ hitmaker marked his 72nd birthday on Monday (03.25.19) by unveiling the cover of ‘Me’ on his Twitter account. He joked in a short video shared to his page on the microblogging site: “This is the very first time anyone has […]