The double LP is still revered by many fans as something of an undervalued gem in Elton's repertoire, and remains one of his own favorites.
On his seventh studio album, and second of 1973 alone, Elton's phenomenal creativity moved up another gear.
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.
Fans were delighted to hear Elton the pianist reclaiming the nimble brilliance that only amplified the impact of his vocals and Bernie Taupin’s lyrics.
Eventually named the bestselling single since charts began, ‘Candle In The Wind’ burns brightly as one of the most beloved songs that Elton John ever wrote.
Elton's 22nd studio album was the one that contained Elton's long-sought first solo UK No. 1, ‘Sacrifice.’
Why August 25, 1970 was such a monumental occasion in the career of a young English singer-songwriter.
The designer created some of the most well-known album covers and pop imagery of the 1960s and 70s.
‘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.
A song-by-song trip through some of the most memorable work of a pop laureate.
From the Jazz Age through to modern rock, great songwriting partnerships have provided some of popular music’s finest moments.
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.'