Name: Elton John
Birth Name: 
Reginald Kenneth Dwight
Birth Date: 
March 25, 1947
Birth Place: 
Greater London, England
Singer / Entertainer
Relationship Status: 
Married to David Furnish
Celebrity Ranking # 542

Justin Bieber Beats Out Elton John on Highest Certified Singles List

Posted Monday May 20, 2013 4:43 PM GMT

He has been topping the charts since his start in the business and now Justin Bieber has beat out Elton John on the highest certified-singles list.


Elton John Oscar Viewing Party Draws Big Stars

Posted Sunday February 24, 2013 11:30 PM GMT

It’s always one of the most-loved events of Oscar season, and once again the 21st Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party was a sight to behold.


Ed Sheeran & Elton John’s Top-Notch Grammy Duet of "The A Team"

Posted Sunday February 10, 2013 9:55 PM GMT

Bringing together a legendary showman and a new and exciting artist, the 55th Annual Grammy Awards featured 55th Annual Grammy Awards and Ed Sheeran for a very special duet this evening (February 10).

The “Tiny Dancer” veteran manned the piano while the “Drunk” newbie played his parlor guitar for his massive hit song “The A Team,” and the crowd at the Staples Center couldn’t get enough.


Elton John & David Furnish Welcome Second Son!

Posted Tuesday January 15, 2013 11:05 PM GMT

Excited to share the big news with his fans, Sir Elton John announced the birth of his second son with husband David Furnish on Tuesday (January 15).

Born via surrogate, Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John was born at 6:40 pm on Friday (January 11) in Los Angeles, weighing in at 8 pounds and 4 ounces.


Elton John Calls Madonna a "Fairground Stripper"

Posted Monday August 6, 2012 9:21 AM GMT

He’s never one to censor himself, and Elton John has made it known that he’s sick of Madonna and her diva-like ways.

The “Crocodile Rock” singer (65) told press, “She’s such a nightmare. Sorry, her career is over. Her tour has been a disaster and it couldn’t happen to a bigger ****.”


Elton John Talks Coming Out on “Today”

Posted Tuesday July 17, 2012 10:01 AM GMT

He’s definitely one of the most interesting icons in pop music, and Elton John paid a visit to the “Today” show this week to talk about his new book “Love is the Cure: On Life, Loss, and the end of AIDS,” as well as share some of his experiences as a gay man who didn’t know what it meant to come out.


Elton John Hospitalized, Cancels Concerts

Posted Thursday May 24, 2012 10:42 AM GMT

He’s one of music’s living legends, but even Elton John is susceptible to illness from time to time.

The “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” singer was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles yesterday (May 23) due to a serious respiratory infection.


Bullied & Beaten Sir Elton John Speaks Out

Posted Thursday March 29, 2012 9:20 AM GMT

Proving that no one is exempt from bullies, Sir Elton John opened up about his own experiences with being picked on even long after he rose to fame.

During an interview with E! News, the "Tiny Dancer" singer revealed, "It was about control and them being able to keep me under their thumb, and I was the perfect candidate for it. Even though I was famous and a big deal, it doesn't matter, it's who you are underneath that, and I was always kind of shy and intimidated."