Posts tagged "Elton John"

Sam Smith, Kendrick & Elton John To Perform At 2015 Outside Lands Festival

Other major artists are also confirmed for the San Francisco festival!
By: Bianca Gracie / March 24, 2015

Elton John, Courtney Love, Ricky Martin & More Boycott Dolce & Gabbana: Morning Mix

Plus Demi Lovato celebrates three years of being sober. Also see which artists will be performing on TV today!
By: Bianca Gracie / March 17, 2015

Justin Bieber’s Comedy Central Roast To Mock Him Dating Selena Gomez: Morning Mix

Plus: the final Glee song is revealed, Jermaine Dupri accuses Ciara of plagiarism and Taylor Swift sings to Faith Hill. Also see which artists will be performing on TV today.
By: Christina Lee / March 16, 2015

Miley Cyrus, Diana Ross, Janelle Monae & Elton John To Feature On Chic’s Comeback LP

Nile Rodgers has shed some light on Chic's first LP in 23 years. It's About Time could feature collaborations with pop heavyweights Miley Cyrus, Diana Ross, Janelle Monae and Elton John.
By: Mike Wass / March 5, 2015

20 Artists Who’ve Released 10 Or More Albums (And Are Still Going Strong)

There's a wide range of artists on the pop landscape who have released at least 10 albums, and still have us listening in 2015. These are just 20 of them.
By: Robbie Daw / March 5, 2015

Dudes Who Duet: 23 All-Male Songs For A Bromantic Valentine’s Day

Here are dude-only pair-ups that range from classic (Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson, Mick Jagger and David Bowie) to current (Robbie Williams and Gary Barlow, Jason Derulo and 2 Chainz).
By: Jonathan Riggs / February 14, 2015

Beyonce And Jay Z Outbid By Minecraft Creator For $70 Million Mansion: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Markus "Notch" Persson, the creator of Minecraft, outbid Beyonce and Jay Z on a Beverly Hills mansion featuring a 16-car garage, home gym, candy room and a replica of actor James Dean's motorcycle. The hip-hop royal couple had visited the house six times, but then Persson closed a deal for…
By: Christina Lee / December 22, 2014

The 50 Best Pop Singles Of 1994 (Featuring New Interviews With Ace Of Base, TLC, Lisa Loeb, Real McCoy & Haddaway)

As 2014 draws to a close, one thing that stands out the most about this year is the huge wave of artists who broke international barriers and crossed over into our pop music consciousness. And we're not just talking about the UK, where Disclosure, Sam Smith, Charli XCX, Ella Henderson and Clean Bandit hail from…
By: Robbie Daw / November 20, 2014

Ed Sheeran Covers Elton John’s “Candle In The Wind”: Listen To His Faithful Version

Elton John is celebrating the 40th anniversary of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road by releasing a deluxe edition of the classic LP complete with a disc of covers by high-profile artists like Emeli Sande, Fall Out Boy, Miguel and Ed Sheeran. The lovable redhead delivers a faithful interpretation of "Candle In The Wind". This was always going to…
By: Mike Wass / March 31, 2014

Elton John & Longtime Partner To Marry This Spring: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Elton John and longtime partner David Furnish will get married this spring in England, after the country lifted its ban on gay marriage last week. “[W]e feel it's really important to take that step, and take advantage of that amazing change in legislation," Furnish said. [Las Vegas Review Journal]…
By: Christina Lee / March 31, 2014

Someone Is Letting Madonna Direct Another Movie: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Madonna is getting behind the camera again. The budding auteur will direct a movie called Ade: A Love Story. It's a coming of age tale about growing up in an interracial and mixed faith family. [Billboard] :: If you're old enough to remember the '90s this news will literally make…
By: Mike Wass / March 26, 2014

Miguel & Wale Team Up For Cover Of Elton John’s “Bennie And The Jets”: Listen

Miguel still hasn't delivered on his promise for a sequel to his Art Dealer Chic EPs, but at least we got that Adult Swim single, …
By: Carl Williott / March 21, 2014

Bright Light Bright Light & Elton John’s “I Wish We Were Leaving”: Listen To The Duet

On "I Wish We Were Leaving," a song off Bright Light Bright Light's upcoming, same-titled EP (out April 7), Rod Thomas brings us another lyrical tale of a relationship that's taken an irreversible turn. Except this time he has one Elton John on board to share the vocal duties. The pair-up came about once Sir Elt…
By: Robbie Daw / February 21, 2014

2014 Bonnaroo Lineup: Elton John, Kanye West, Jack White Headline

The 2014 Bonnaroo lineup is here, and this summer it's really giving Coachella a run for its money as the year's premiere festival. The trio of headliners for the Tennessee fest is hard to beat: Elton John, Kanye West and Jack White. This probably makes Elton the biggest legacy act to ever grace a festival,…
By: Carl Williott / February 20, 2014

Ed Sheeran, Fall Out Boy, Miguel & More Cover Elton John In ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’ Reissue

Pop stars like Ed Sheeran, Fall Out Boy, Miguel will pay tribute to Elton John in a forthcoming reissue of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road. First released in 1973, Goodbye debuted at No. 1 and held that position for eight weeks straight, as John and songwriting partner Bernie Taupin released one hit after another, including the…
By: Christina Lee / February 1, 2014

Lady Gaga, Tegan And Sara, Goldfrapp, Vampire Weekend Nominated For GLAAD Media Awards

All those up for statues at the 25th GLAAD Media Awards were announced today, and altogether 93 nominees made the cut. The gay media-monitoring organization stages the annual event to honor outstanding representations of the LGBT community in areas of music, movies, TV, and web and print journalism. In the Outstanding Music Artist category, gay…
By: Robbie Daw / January 30, 2014

Britney Spears’ ‘Piece Of Me’ Outsells Vegas Residencies By Celine Dion & Elton John

Britney Spears returns to Las Vegas next week with new bragging rights: Her residency, Britney: Piece of Me, is the year's top-seller, according to StubHub. While the online retailer didn't release sales figures, it did disclose some startling factoids: The 100-date Piece of Me, which kicked off December 27, has already outsold residencies by…
By: Christina Lee / January 24, 2014

Putin Says Russians Love Elton John “Despite His Orientation”: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Russian president Vladimir Putin tried to assure journalists that gay people will be safe to visit the Winter Olympics in Sochi, despite a national law banning homosexual "propaganda" to minors. His proof? The fact that millions of Russians love Elton John, "despite his orientation." Sigh. [Yahoo] :: Robin Thicke…
By: Christina Lee / January 20, 2014

Idolator’s Favorite Miscellaneous Things Of 2013, From #JusticeForBionic To Morrissey’s ‘Autobiography’ To Miley 2.0

There was a lot to love in the world of pop music this year, but not everything that made 2013 excellent fell into the category of great tunes: While counting down our favorite songs of the year, the best EPs of 2013, and the records that we kept on heavy rotation, there…
By: Idolator Staff / December 25, 2013

Elton John Takes A Stand For Gay Rights At A Concert In Russia: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Elton John took a stand for gay rights at a concert in Russia. The move could have landed the pop legend in jail due to the nation's anti-gay propaganda laws. [Pigeons & Planes] :: In news that will shock absolutely no one, Nicki Minaj's birthday cake was breast-shaped. The femcee…
By: Mike Wass / December 10, 2013
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