Elton John


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Sir Elton John is one of pop music's great survivors. Born 25 March, 1947, as Reginald Kenneth Dwight, he started to play the piano at the early age of four. At the age of 11, he won a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music. His first band was called Bluesology. He later auditioned (unsuccessfully) as lead singer for the progressive rock bands ... See full bio »

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(2017)
Rocketman Producer
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The Lion King Music Department
(1994)
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 2022 Elton John & Britney Spears: Hold Me Closer (Music Video short)
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 2021 Ed Sheeran & Elton John: Merry Christmas (Music Video short)
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 2021 Elton John & Dua Lipa: Cold Heart (PNAU Remix) (Music Video short)
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 2020 Teyana Taylor: Lose Each Other (Music Video short)
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 2020 Ozzy Osbourne Feat. Elton John: Ordinary Man (Music Video short)
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 2019 Elton John: Never Too Late (Lyric Version) (Music Video short)
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 2019 Elton John & Taron Egerton: (I'm Gonna) Love Me Again (Music Video short)
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 2018 John Lewis & Partners: The Boy and the Piano (Music Video short)
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 2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle
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 2017 Elton John: Bennie and the Jets (Music Video short)
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 2017 Elton John: Rocket Man (Music Video short)
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 2017 Elton John: Tiny Dancer (Music Video short)
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 2016 Elton John: A Good Heart (Music Video short)
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 2016 Nashville (TV Series)
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- It's Sure Gonna Hurt (2016) ... Sir Elton John
 2016 Elton John: In the Name of You (Music Video short)
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 2016 Elton John: Blue Wonderful (Music Video short)
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 2015 Elton John: Looking Up (Music Video short)
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 2015 Elton John: Oceans Away (Music Video short)
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 2014 BBC Music: God Only Knows (Music Video short)
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 2014 Fall Out Boy Feat. Elton John: Save Rock and Roll (Music Video short)
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 2014 Elton John: Harmony (Music Video short)
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 2013 Elton John: Mexican Vacation (Kids in the Candlelight) (Music Video short)
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 2013 Elton John: Home Again (Music Video short)
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 2013 Elton John: The Diving Board (Music Video short)
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 2012 Elton John, Pnau: Sad (Music Video short)
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 2010 Elton John & Leon Russell: If It Wasn't for Bad (Music Video short)
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 2009 Lily Allen: Who'd Have Known (Music Video short)
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 2008 Elton John: Believe - The Red Piano Version (Music Video short)
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 2008 Elton John: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (Music Video short)
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 2008 The Killers Feat. Elton John, Neil Tennant: Joseph, Better You than Me (Music Video short)
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 2007 Elton John: Candle in the Wind - The Red Piano Version (Music Video short)
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 2006 Elton John: Tinderbox (Music Video short)
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 2006 Annually Retentive (TV Series)
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- Sharon (2006) ... Elton John
 2006 Elton John: Someone Saved My Life Tonight (Music Video)
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 2005 Elton John: Electricity (Music Video short)
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 2005 Tears in Heaven (Music Video short)
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 2005 Elton John: Turn the Lights Out When You Leave (Music Video short)
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 2004 Elton John: Answer in the Sky (Music Video short)
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 2004 Elton John: All That I'm Allowed (Music Video)
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 2003 Elton John: The Heart of Every Girl (Music Video short)
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 2003 Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series)
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- Schmoozin' (2003) ... Sir Elton John (as Sir Elton John CBE)
 2003 Elton John: Are You Ready for Love (Music Video short)
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 2002 Blue Feat. Elton John: Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word (Music Video short)
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 2002 Elton John Feat. Alessandro Safina: Your Song (Music Video short)
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 2002 Will & Grace (TV Series)
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- The Honeymoon's Over (2002) ... Elton John
 2002 The Country Bears
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 2002 Elton John: Original Sin (Music Video short)
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 2001 Elton John: Original Sin - Remix (Music Video short)
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 2001 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
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- I Want Love (2001) ... Elton John
 2001 Bob the Builder: A Christmas to Remember (Video)
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 2000 Elton John: Someday Out of the Blue (Music Video short)
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 2000 The Road to El Dorado
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 1999 M.U.G.E.N (Video Game)
 1999 Elton John & LeAnn Rimes: Written in the Stars (Music Video short)
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 1999 The Simpsons (TV Series)
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- I'm with Cupid (1999) ... Elton John (voice)
 1998 South Park (TV Series)
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- Chef Aid (1998) ... Sir Elton John (voice, as Sir Elton John)
 1998 Elton John: Recover Your Soul (Music Video short)
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 1997 Spice World
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 1997 The Nanny (TV Series)
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- First Date (1997) ... Elton John
 1997 Elton John: Candle in the Wind 1997 (Music Video short)
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 1997 Elton John: Something About the Way You Look Tonight (Music Video short)
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 1996 Elton John & Luciano Pavarotti: Live Like Horses (Music Video short)
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 1996 Elton John: You Can Make History (Young Again) (Music Video short)
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 1996 Elton John: Please (Music Video short)
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 1995 Elton John: Blessed (Music Video short)
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 1995 Elton John: Made in England (Music Video short)
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 1995 Elton John: Believe (Music Video short)
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 1994 Elton John: Can You Feel the Love Tonight (Music Video short)
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 1993 Elton John & RuPaul: Don't Go Breaking My Heart (Music Video short)
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 1993 Elton John & Kiki Dee: True Love (Music Video short)
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 1993 Elton John: Simple Life (Music Video short)
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 1992 Elton John: The Last Song (Music Video short)
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 1992 Elton John & Eric Clapton: Runaway Train (Music Video short)
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 1992 Elton John: The One (Music Video short)
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 1991 Jon Bon Jovi & Elton John: Dyin' Ain't Much of a Livin' (Music Video short)
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 1990 Elton John: Easier to Walk Away (Music Video short)
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 1990 Elton John: You Gotta Love Someone (Music Video short)
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 1990 Top of the Pops (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 7 June 1990 (1990) ... Video
 1990 Elton John: Club at the End of the Street (Music Video short)
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 1990 Elton John: Sacrifice (Music Video short)
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 1989 Elton John: Whispers (Music Video short)
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 1989 Elton John: Healing Hands (Music Video short)
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 1988 Elton John: A Word in Spanish (Music Video short)
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 1988 Elton John: Town of Plenty (Music Video short)
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 1988 Elton John: I Don't Wanna Go on with You Like That (Music Video short)
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 1988 George Harrison: When We Was Fab (Music Video short)
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 1987 Jennifer Rush & Elton John: Flames of Paradise (Music Video short)
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 1986 Elton John: Paris (Music Video short)
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 1986 Elton John & Cliff Richard: Slow Rivers (Music Video short)
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 1986 Elton John: Heartache All Over the World (Music Video)
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 1986 Elton John: Cry to Heaven (Music Video short)
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 1985 Elton John Feat. George Michael: Wrap Her Up (Music Video short)
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 1985 Elton John: Nikita (Music Video short)
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 1985 Elton John Feat. Millie Jackson: Act of War (Music Video short)
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 1984 Elton John: In Neon (Music Video short)
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 1984 Elton John: Who Wears These Shoes? (Music Video short)
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 1984 Elton John: Passengers (Music Video short)
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 1983 Elton John: I'm Still Standing (Music Video short)
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 1983 Elton John: I Guess That's Why They Call It the Blues (Music Video short)
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 1983 Elton John: Kiss the Bride (Music Video short)
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 1982 Elton John: Ball and Chain (Music Video short)
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 1982 Elton John: Blue Eyes (Music Video short)
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 1982 Elton John: Empty Garden - Hey Hey Johnny (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Breaking Down Barriers (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Carla/Etude (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Chloe (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Elton's Song (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Fanfare (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Fascist Faces (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Heart in the Right Place (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Heels of the Wind (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Je veux de la tendresse (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Just Like Belgium (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: Nobody Wins (Music Video short)
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 1981 Elton John: The Fox (Music Video short)
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 1980 Elton John: Chasing the Crown (Music Video short)
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 1980 Elton John: Little Jeannie (Music Video short)
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 1980 Elton John & France Gall: Donner pour donner (Music Video short)
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 1980 Elton John & France Gall: Les Aveux (Music Video short)
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 1978 Elton John: Part-Time Love (Music Video short)
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 1978 Elton John: Song for Guy (Music Video short)
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 1978 Elton John: Ego (Music Video short)
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 1976 Elton John: Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word (Music Video short)
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 1976 Elton John & Kiki Dee: Don't Go Breaking My Heart (Music Video short)
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 1975 Tommy
The Pinball Wizard
 1973 Elton John: Step into Christmas (Music Video short)
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 1972 Elton John: Crocodile Rock (Music Video short)
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 1971 Elton John: Take Me to the Pilot (Music Video short)
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 1970 Elton John: Your Song (Music Video short)
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 1970 Zomercarroussel (TV Mini Series)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Single: "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" (MCA). NOTE: Reached #1 on US pop charts. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Print Biographies | 4 Portrayals | 15 Interviews | 38 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 18 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Sir Elton John CBE | Ser Elton Dzhon | Sir Elton John | Orson

Height:

5' 7¾" (1.72 m)

Spouse:

David Furnish  (2 children) | See more »

Children:

Furnish-John, Zachary Jackson Levon | See more »

Parents:

Dwight, Stanley | Dwight, Sheila
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I had a hell of a time last year [2004] and this is the end of it. I haven't spoken to Madonna since. She's been in Kabbalah meetings ever since. I don't think I'll ever be forgiven for that one. Then I had the George Michael-thing and the Victoria Beckham-thing. I will keep my mouth shut now. See more »

Trivia:

He lives in London, England, United Kingdom; Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; Venice, Veneto, Italy; and what he considers his main home, Woodside (purchased in 1974), in Old Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom. See more »

Trademark:

His outrageous costumes and spectacles See more »

Nickname:

The Pinball Wizard See more »

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