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 # 280

Elton John: Recovering from Appendectomy

Posted Monday August 5, 2013 9:45 AM GMT

Surgery is never a fun gig, and Elton John is taking some time to recover from having his appendix removed last week.

The “Crocodile Rock” singer had the procedure done at Princess Grace Hospital in Monaco on Thursday (August 1), and he immediately traveled to his home in Nice to begin the healing process.


iHeartRadio Music Festival 2013 Announces Stellar Lineup

Posted Monday July 15, 2013 9:35 AM GMT

It’s going to be one of the biggest pop music events of the year, and the 2013 iHeartRadio Music Festival just unveiled the list of performers slated to hit the stage.


Elton John is "Lucky to be Alive" after Appendicitis Diagnosis

Posted Thursday July 11, 2013 10:50 AM GMT

After announcing his medical ailment to the world, Elton John talked with The Sun about the health scare that caused him to cancel his European tour.

"I'm lucky to be alive," the 66-year-old explained after he nearly died from a terrible case of appendicitis.


Elton John Postpones Summer Tour Due to Appendicitis

Posted Tuesday July 9, 2013 9:15 AM GMT

He’s one of the most sought-after performers of his generation, however Elton John won’t be taking the stage anytime soon.

The “Crocodile Rock” singer announced that he’ll have to postpone his summer tour dates because he’s suffering from appendicitis and requires medical attention and some time to recover.


Justin Bieber Beats Out Elton John on Highest Certified Singles List

Posted Monday May 20, 2013 3:43 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 10:30 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 8:55 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 10:05 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.