Madonna is not the only woman Elton John has a beef with. The 68-year-old singer has not spoken to his 90-year-old mother, Sheila Farebrother, in years and she’s starting to miss her only son. So she’s done what any sensible mother of a gay icon would do: befriended an Elton John impersonator to fill her void. […]
"Don't Stop Believin'" used to merely be one of Journey's many hits, no bigger than "Faithfully," "Any Way You Want It," "Open Arms" or "Separate Ways." That changed in 2003 when it was used prominently in the Charlize Theron movie Monster, picking up a lot of steam two years later...
Billy Joel calls his music “Dad Rock” in a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly. The music legend has kept a residence at Madison Square Garden and recently played over 65 concerts, beating Elton John’s record. In recent news, Joel announced that the two piano rockers have patched up a recent “feud” the two musicians had. Show More Summary
The John Legend fan club has a new high profile member. The latest member of Legend’s long list of celebrity admirers is something of a musical legend himself, it’s only the “Rocket Man” himself, Sir Elton John. Legend was joined onShow More Summary
Tennis stars Andre Agassi, Stefanie Graf, Martina Navratilova and Andy Roddick plan to hit the courts in Las Vegas for charity, with the valet parking lot at Caesars Palace as the setting.
Ed Sheeran invited the boy band Rixton to support him tour in the United States, and even since then the warmth and friendliness between them has been reaching new proportions. It was recently revealed by Rixton band member Jake Loach that Ed Sheeran had inked tattoos on the fivesome after a fun night out together. Show More Summary
Who knew?! At Wall Street Journal, Gregory Pardlo, author of the Pulitzer Prize- winning collection, Digest, delves into his childhood in Willingboro, NJ and his ongoing attachment to the music of Elton John, including the difficulty of singing “Bennie and the Jets.” More: Like everyone else, I’ve been mangling the words to “Bennie and the […]
Apple launched its new online radio station Beats 1 last week, with music playlists curated by DJs including Zane Lowe and Julie Adenuga, and musical guests like Elton John and Drake. But, as Apple Insider points out, what many listeners may not know is that they can request songs to be played on the station too. Show More Summary
In the summer of 1994 Elton John and Billy Joel hit the road for a co-headlining trek that packed stadiums all across the country. It was a crazily competitive summer with Pink Floyd, the Rolling Stones and the Eagles all on the road at the exact same time, but the chance...
NEW YORK (AP) — Billy Joel set a record for most performances by a single artist at Madison Square Garden with his 65th show Wednesday night, besting Elton John. The Piano Man was full of energy as he performed for a feverish crowd of all ages in New York City for more than two hours. Show More Summary
To mark the arrival of Nate Ruess' solo debut, Grand Romantic, we asked the fun. singer to run through every track on the LP. Then, for a twist, we played the frontman five songs, old and new, and quizzed him on his thoughts.
A profile of Zane Lowe — the influential radio DJ hired to be one of the top “creative minds” behind Apple Music’s Beats 1 — has also revealed a number of high-profile musicians who will be hosting their own shows on the Internet radio station. Show More Summary
When Beats 1 Radio launches next week as part of Apple Music, it will feature programs by artists including Dr. Dre and Elton John. The former artist's show will be called "The Pharmacy," while the latter will host "Elton John's Rocket Hour," according to The New York Times. Other artists and...
Apple is planning to launch its new streaming music service in less than a week and the company plans to pack a lot of star power to get iOS users to tune in. As part of the new Apple Music … Read more ›
Dr. Dre, Jaden Smith and Disclosure also tapped for the free streaming radio channel.
A new interview with Beats 1's Zane Lowe has shed some light on how Apple's upcoming 24/7 radio station will work. We now have a better idea about exactly how Apple Music's Beats 1 radio station will work, thanks to a new profile on Zane Lowe, one of the stations primary anchors. Show More Summary
Beats 1 is the in-house radio station for Apple Music, which launches June 30. While the station's main DJs will be Z ane Lowe, who was hired away from BBC Radio 1, in Los Angeles, Ebro Darden of Hot 97 in New York, and Julie Adenuga in London, several musicians and other celebrities will also host shows. Show More Summary
News has been swirling around the impending launch of Apple's new streaming music service, Apple Music, for a few weeks now. This morning, it was revealed that rapper Eminem will be the first official guest interviewed by DJ Zane Lowe on the Beats 1 live 24/7 radio show, setting up for a launch next Tuesday, June 30. Show More Summary
Apple will indeed have a number of mainstream musicians host shows on Beats 1 including Drake, Disclosure, St. Vincent, Josh Homme, Pharrell Williams, and Elton John, a report said on Thursday.
Apple Music is going to be launched in about a week from now and music lovers are gearing up to see Apple’s take on music streaming, the company is also going to launch its first radio station called Beats 1 alongside Apple Music on June 30th. Show More Summary