Hailed as “a triumph”, Elton John’s ‘The Captain And The Kid’ album picked up where ‘Captain Fantastic And The Brown Dirt Cowboy’ left off.
Revealing “the emotional artist” under his “professional fabulousness” ‘The Diving Board’ stands as one of Elton John’s most-loved albums.
'Sleeping With The Past' was the album that contained Elton's long-sought first solo UK No. 1, ‘Sacrifice.'
Why 25 August 1970 was such a monumental occasion in the career of a young English singer-songwriter.
Elton John set out to “shock a few people” with Honky Château. Recorded in just two weeks, it upped his game and included the classic Rocket Man.
‘Caribou’ found Elton John relocating to the Rocky Mountains of Colorado for his follow-up to the insanely successful ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’.
Backed with 'Healing Hands,' the single finally gave Elton a solo UK No. 1 — even though when initially released separately, neither made the top 40.
It's his only album never to have made the UK charts, but it’s an essential part of Elton's story.
The varied history and many interpretations of one of the most enduring John-Taupin compositions.
With ‘Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player’, Elton John took a giant step towards creative independence, topping the charts in both the US and the UK.
Listen to uDiscover Music's playlist featuring some of the most memorable work of a pop laureate.
Inspired by The Band’s pioneering Americana, Elton John’s ‘Tumbleweed Connection’ was cinematic in its scope, and a hit on both sides of the Atlantic.
The uptempo, stomping, Motown-flavoured ‘(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again' plays over the closing credits of the Rocketman film.
'Rocketman: Music From The Motion Picture' features the vocal performances of the film's star Taron Egerton, and producer-composer Giles Martin reinterpreting Elton's landmark hits.
The soundtrack album was an early stepping stone for a future superstar.