One of the most legendary songwriters, composers and pianists to have graced the stage, Elton John has collaborated on more than 30 albums and is one of the best-selling artists of all time. He has sold over 300 million copies of his albums, which includes 50 Top 40 hits and seven consecutive No. 1 hits within the United States. He has also won five Grammy Awards, five Brit Awards, a Golden Globe Award, an Academy Award, a Disney Legends Award and a Tony Award. Some of his top hits include "Your Song" (1970), "Candle in the Wind" (1974), "Sacrifice" (1990), "Rocket Man (I Think It's Going To Be A Long, Long Time)" (1972) and "Tiny Dancer" (1972). Drawing on a huge catalog of classics, he is known for dazzling the audience with his most-loved hits and for being a "master of working the crowds" at his concerts.
Royal Hall of Famer
Elton John has been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriter's Hall of Fame, coming a long way from his quaint origins as a pub pianist and staff songwriter in the 1960s. Since those early days, he has been asked to perform at many notable events, such as Princess Diana's funeral in 1997 and the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Concert in 2012, which was held outside of Buckingham Palace. In the past 45 years, Elton John has sold out Madison Square Garden 70 times. He has contributed music to several motion picture soundtracks, such as Friends (1971), The Lion King (1994) and The Road to El Dorado (2000). In fact, he composed music for The Lion King Musical, which made its debut on Broadway in 1997.
Where can I buy Elton John tickets?
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Where is Elton John touring?
Elton John has numerous stops on the US leg of his tour, including Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Anaheim, Calif., San Francisco, Milwaukee, Indianapolis and Nashville, Tenn., along with several stops throughout Canada such as Toronto, Winnipeg, Saskatoon and Edmonton. With several stops planned for the next two years, he is bound to be in a location near you.
What can I expect from an Elton John concert?
Elton John's concerts have been a huge hit throughout the United States. You can expect him to perform many of his classics on the piano, which is no surprise since piano playing is part of his image. His energy level is high throughout the concert, and while he may sound different nowadays when singing his classics, his performance does not disappoint.
How long is an Elton John concert?
Elton John's concerts last nearly three hours, as he covers his most popular songs to date.
Is this Elton John's last tour?
Yes. Elton John has announced that he's retiring. The Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour has more than 90 stops.
What is Elton John's tour setlist like?
Elton John usually performs 24 songs per show with favorites like "Candle in the Wind," "Philadelphia Freedom," "Someone Saved My Life Tonight," "Benny and the Jets," "I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues," "Rocket Man" and many other classic favorites making the setlist.
Who performs with Elton John?
In the past, he has performed with James Taylor. However, Elton John is performing solo on his farewell tour. With a minimum number of breaks planned and no special guests slated, Elton John is planning to maximize his time on the stage to give his fans a night to remember.Back to Top
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