Bernie Taupin

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 […]

Original Handwritten Lyrics for Elton John’s “Your Song” Up For Sale

  (via press release)— On November 19, Bonhams Rock and Roll Memorabilia Sale will offer the Original Handwritten Lyrics written by Bernie Taupin for Elton John’s “Your Song”, the iconic song that catapulted Elton John’s career to stardom. Estimate on request. This is the original, first and only draft of the lyrics to “Your Song”, the crown jewel of the Elton John […]

Amazon Music: “The Soundboard With Elton John” To Begin Streaming April 6

  Amazon Music, a unit of Inc. ( AMZN ), said it has launched “The Soundboard with Elton John,” an original audio program that offers fans an exclusive listen to intimate conversations and storytelling with today’s musical icons. “The Soundboard” will begin streaming Friday, April 6 for Amazon customers across the U.S., U.K., Germany […]

Elton John To Be Honored At GRAMMY Salute Concert

    Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook How do you celebrate a career as illustrious as that of the great Elton John? With a star-studded concert, of course. “Elton John: I’m Still Standing — A GRAMMY Salute” will air April 10 on CBS and features performances by some of music’s biggest […]

Miley Cyrus To Perform With Elton John at the 2018 Grammy Awards

  In the countdown to the 60th Grammy Awards, producers on Wednesday rolled out a few more heavy hitters to add to its performance roster. Scheduled to take the stage at Madison Square Garden in New York later this month will be Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar, British R&B crooner Sam Smith and Irish rock gods […]

Entertainment Author M.A. Cassata Releases Updated Edition Of Fan-Favorite ‘The Elton John Scrapbook’— New Edition Features Detailed Information About The Music Legend’s Life

  Entertainment author M.A. Cassata has announced the release of The Elton John Scrapbook: Revised and Updated eBook Edition. The original book was published in 2002, and over the years, fans have requested that a newly updated version be published. Cassata heard her fans’ requests and went to work on the new version that was […]

The Glorious Corner: Elton John and Bernie Taupin’s Youtube Global Competition, R.I.P. Roger Moore, Chris Cornell Laid To Rest and More

G.H. Harding  ELTON & BERNIE — Elton John and Bernie Taupin, one of pop music’s most acclaimed songwriting teams, recently worked with YouTube for a global competition seeking music videos for three of their most iconic early Seventies hits: “Rocket Man,” “Bennie and the Jets” and “Tiny Dancer.” The duo revealed the winning submissions this […]

Watch: Elton John’s Tiny Dancer (Official Music Video)—46 Years in the Making?

Love chocolate? Discover what’s new at The Cocoa Exchange. SHOP NOW!   In 1971 Elton John released “Tiny Dancer “and it became an unofficial anthem for the 70s. Then in 2000 when the hit film Almost Famous featured the song in a key scene a new generation took it as their own. Now 2017 looks set to […]

Sir Elton John Celebrates 70th Birthday in Style

Sir Elton John has “always” enjoyed celebrating his birthday.  The musical genius celebrated his 70th birthday with friends and family at a charity gala held at Red Studios in Los Angeles, California, on Saturday (25.03.17), and the bash doubled up to mark his 50-year writing partnership with Bernie Taupin.  And the ‘Rocket Man’ hitmaker admitted […]

Watch: Introducing Elton John The Cut

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Elton and Bernie Taupin’s songwriting partnership next year, Elton John: The Cut, supported by YouTube, is giving undiscovered creative talent from all over the world the chance to create official music videos for three iconic songs: “Rocket Man”, “Tiny Dancer”, and “Bennie And The Jets”. As these songs were […]

Elton John Denies Retirement Rumors

    Love chocolate? Discover all you can do with Dove Chocolate. SHOP NOW! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook     The legendary singer took to social media to calm the fears of his fans after media outlets claimed he would be stepping out of the limelight next year (17). In a post on Instagram on Saturday (12/3/16) Elton […]

Bernie Taupin ” 8″: Mixed Media Works September 15, 6-9pm At KM Fine Arts Los Angeles

KM Fine Arts is pleased to announce “8”, a solo exhibition of mixed media works by artist Bernie Taupin, on view from September 15 – October 28, 2016 at the gallery’s West Hollywood location at 814 North La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, September 15, from 6-9pm with the artist in attendance. A catalog […]

The Glorious Corner: Joe Walsh, Steven Tyler, Cherchez, The Monkees and More!

      By G.H. Harding  ONE HELL NIGHT — In one of the more creative names for a tour, Bad Company and Joe Walsh kicked off their One Hell of a Night tour in Dallas last week with career-spanning set lists highlighting successes from their storied pasts. Walsh returned to a series of favorites from his solo career, the James Gang and the Eagles, while […]

The Glorious Corner: Elton John’s Wonderful Crazy Night, The People V. O. J. Simpson, Ingersol Preps For Live Event and More!

by G. H. Harding  ELTON’S WONDEFUL CRAZY NIGHT – After a seriously heartfelt beginning of 2016, we’ve just been given a great gift: Elton John’s 33rd album Wonderful Crazy Night which is a total delight from start to finish. Late-last year, Elton began teasing us with tales of this next album; how he recorded it quickly and that it was going to […]

Elton John ‘Gutted’ Over Record Label Snub

Elton John was left floored when bosses at his longtime label Capitol Records dumped him after hearing his new album, Wonderful Crazy Night. The rocker was really proud of the “upbeat” songs on his first new album since 2013’s The Diving Board and felt sure the record executives would too – but they didn’t hear […]

The Glorious Corner: Queen Movie, The First Bobby Hart Solo Album, John Fogarty and Carly Simon Memoirs and More!

by. G.H. Harding QUEEN MOVIE —It seems that all the pieces are being put back together on the movie about the legendary British rock band Queen with a tight focus on the tumultuous life of the band’s iconic lead singer—Freddie Mercury. The project has been left adrift ever since 2013, when Sacha Baron Cohen pulled out over creative differences with the surviving […]

The Glorious Corner: Bradley Cooper’s New Film, Burnt, Bernie Taupin In Rolling Stone, Teen Star Isabela Moner’s New Movie Role and More!

by G.H. Harding BRADLEY IN BURNT — You’d think even I would know better. Bradley Cooper’s new film Burnt (his most recent after Aloha) got fairly toasted in the press. After catching a showing of it this past weekend, though, I have to say it was a pretty great flick and his performance was excellent. In the film, Cooper plays the character of […]

Hollywood Vampires Set To Release Debut Album

The supergroup – which features legendary rockstars Alice Cooper, Slash and Dave Grohl, award-winning actor Johnny Depp and Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney – have come together to release an album as a tribute to the original band.   Alice, who was one of the founding members, said: “To join the club, one simply had […]

What Are The Best Elton John Albums of All Time? You Pick!

Since I am in the midst of finishing up the revised edition of The  Elton John Scrapbook, I thought it would be fun  to post Ranker’s list of all-time favorite Elton John albums, chosen by you, the fans. So have fun and vote away! For those of you who have been asking about the  new […]

Photo Alert! Micky Dolenz and Alice Cooper: Hollywood Vampires Re-Unite

Monkee Micky Dolenz, a member of the infamous Hollywood Vampires, re-united with fellow-member Alice Cooper Monday night in L. A., as Cooper performed at The Hollywood Bowl. The legendary members-only club (which included John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Harry Nilsson and Bernie Taupin) would gather regularly at The Rainbow on Sunset, in the 70’s. The two are standing in front of a plaque honoring […]