Elton John's unique blend of pop and rock styles turned him into one of the 20th century's biggest music icons. He was musically gifted from a young age, and released his first self-titled American album in , making him a huge international star. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in and knighted in
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John owned Watford F. He is an honorary life president of the club. He met his longtime musical partner Taupin in , after they both answered an advert for songwriters. For two years, they wrote songs for artists including Lulu , and John worked as a session musician for artists including the Hollies and the Scaffold.
He was musically gifted from a young age, and released his first self-titled American album in , making him a huge international star. In the s, Elton John was not just big. He was enormous! Newer Post Older Post Home.
For more than 50 years, Sir Elton John has enchanted the hearts and ears of music lovers worldwide. With his boisterous ballads, emotional love songs, and endlessly quotable lyrics, John has continuously proven himself to his audiences, gaining fans of all ages and backgrounds — including tons of celebs. In honor of his 68th birthday this year, let's reminisce about the English singer's incredible life.