Sunday, 30 January 2011

Elton John Biopic in the Works

It was revealed by Elton John on BBC Radio while co-hosting a show that Lee Hall (War Horse, Billy Elliot) is writing a script for a biopic about the singer and promised that it will be as "crazy" as his life.

"I'd just like to make a really great film about my life story. We have a great script already by Lee Hall who wrote 'Billy Elliot,'" said Elton John. "Obviously it's not going to be your normal, run-of-the-mill film because my life has kind of been crazy. And I think it's important to do a kind of surrealistic take on my life, from buying a football club to God knows what."

The film which singer John and David furnish prepare will eventually not focus on his struggles with drugs, alcohol, weight and relationships.

Thursday, 20 January 2011

Ricky Martin offers Elton John parental advice

Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish has been offered some parental advice by Ricky Martin - telling them to not expect to "sleep ever again".

The ‘Livin' La Vida Loca’ hitmaker is father to twin boys, Matteo and Valentino, who were born via a surrogate mother in 2008.

Martin has red single the couple about the trials of parenthood.Elton and Furnish went down a similar route to welcome baby Zachary at Christmas.

He says, "Life changes! You have to sleep because you are not going to sleep ever again! Babies wake up every two hours. At 7 o'clock you are awake. For me, I was a night owl in the past, but now, I'm up, I'm working, I'm already dealing with the kids."

But Martin is adamant the restless nights are all worth it, adding, "Fatherhood is incredible! Every day is something different. Matteo and Valentino, two boys, they're constantly ganging up on me but I can take it! They're amazing..."

Friday, 14 January 2011

Second Concert Of Elton John

Elton John second concert has been include at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center on 24 Feb Thursday. He and his band will perform their "Greatest Hits Live" show for two night. Tickets will be available to go on sale on 15 Jan at 10 a.m.

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The band includes Davey Johnstone on guitar, Bob Birch on bass, John Mahon on percussion, Nigel Olsson on drums and Kim Bullard on keyboards.

Elton band perform one of the most successful live act on the street they must put on the kind of show you will never forget: the entire audience standing, dancing and singing along with much-loved classic tunes such as “Your Song,” “Daniel,” “Rocket Man,” “Bennie and the Jets” and many more, including selections from “The UNION,” Elton and Leon Russell’s critically acclaimed album on Decca Records available now.

Art Vento, president & CEO of the MACC said, “The response for tickets to see Elton John in the new Yokouchi Pavilion has been extraordinary. We are extremely pleased to learn that Elton John has agreed to add an additional concert. Hana Hou, Elton!”

Sunday, 9 January 2011

Billy Joel to make comeback on Elton's show

Because of double hip replacement surgery Billy Joel was on break and is ready to come back with Elton John onstage.

He gone through injury last year in November,the 61-year old had a quick recovery and is now preparing to make his live comeback for a special appearance at New York's Madison Square Garden, reported Contactmusic.

On 16 and 20 March the piano hitmaker is due to perform.

The two music legends, Joel and John, are frequent collaborators and had reunited in 2009 to tour the US with their highly successful show Face 2 Face.

Wednesday, 5 January 2011

Sir Elton John attend People's Choice Awards

According to US TV network CBS new dad Sir Elton John set to attend the People's Choice Awards.

Sir Elton 63 years old, he will attend the 37th annual ceremony tomorrow, which will be hosted by Queen Latifah and broadcast live from LA’s Nokia Theatre.

Other stars include Teri Hatcher, Zac Efron, Katy Perry, Taylor Lautner, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Swift, Natalie Portman and the Kardashian clan.

Disney star Selena Gomez is said to be performing on the night. The Twilight Saga: Eclipse is reported to be leading the way with eight nominations, including Favourite Movie.

Sunday, 2 January 2011

Friend's death inspired Elton to become a dad

After the astonish death of friend,Sir Elton John was inspired to become a father.

The singer recently celebrated the birth of son Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John on Christmas Day via a surrogate mother along with partner David Furnish.

Babylon's widow Kathy - mother of his three children - told the Sunday Mirror newspaper: "Elton was there for us right away. He came to the house and said, 'What can I do? Can I help with anything?'

"He was really devastated, but he wanted above all to make sure we were okay. He was worried about me and the kids.

"He said nothing else in his life had really hit him like that. He told me then that Guy and our family had inspired him to start a family of his own."