Elton John

Elton John Launches $1 Million Emergency Fund

(CNN) - As the number of people with the coronavirus goes up every day all over the world, people are looking for answers; including Elton John. The star is one of many stepping up in the fight against the…

Elton John Announces He Has Pneumonia On Tour

(CNN) - Elton John says he is battling pneumonia . The British singer announced he was diagnosed with walking pneumonia while on tour in Auckland, New Zealand, on Sunday. On social media, the 72-year-old singer said he gave Sunday's…

Elton John Donating $1M To Australia Bushfire Relief

(CNN) - Elton John is donating one million dollars to Australia's bushfire relief fund. The singer made the announcement while performing in Sydney to a standing ovation. He called the loss of animal habitat "on a Biblical scale" before…

Elton John Slams Putin Over LGBT Remarks

(CNN) - Elton John is firing back at Russian president Vladimir Putin for his recent remarks on LGBT issues. It comes after censorship of the singer's biopic, 'Rocketman,' in Russia. The financial times reported Thursday that Putin said in…

Elton John Cancels Show Last Minute, Fans Mad

(CNN) - Singer Elton John canceled his concert Tuesday night in Orlando, Florida and many fans weren't happy about it. That's because the announcement wasn't made until nearly half-an-hour after the show was supposed to start. Fans flooded social…

Elton John Kicks off Farewell Tour

(CNN) - Music legend Elton John kicked off his final world concert tour on Saturday in Allentown, Pennsylvania. "The Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour" consists of more than 300 shows across five continents. It's scheduled to last until 2021.…

Sir Elton John to Retire from Touring

(CNN) - Musical icon Elton John says he is going on a massive, 300-date world tour and after that, he'll retire from touring altogether. The 70-year-old singer-songwriter made the announcement at a news conference Wednesday. He's calling it his "Farewell…

Elton John Mourning Death of 92 Year Old Mother

(CNN) - Elton John's mother has passed away. The eight-time Grammy award winning singer shared the news on Twitter on Monday. Elton John ended an eight year estrangement with her last year. It allegedly began when John requested that his…

Elton John celebrates 25 years of AIDS foundation

NEW YORK (AP) — A teary and emotional Elton John celebrated the 25th anniversary of his AIDS foundation with a gala in New York City, raising about $4.4 million and telling the audience that they would end the AIDS epidemic…