In half a century, Elton John and Bernie Taupin have created scores of songs that have been part of all of our lives. We spotlight their brightest diamonds.
Serene and reflective, the ‘Peachtree Road’ album found Elton John taking stock of his career, with “rare spiritual reflections” and songs about salvation.
Also due to perform are Selena Gomez, as well as Taylor Swift, recipient of the AMAs Artist of the Decade award.
Thoughtful and insightful quotes about the power of music as therapy and the ways in which it is good for all of us to open up about mental-health concerns.
Even into his 19th album, ‘Ice On Fire’, Elton John made music with “more enthusiasm for his work than a man half his age”.
The subject of evil will remain one of interest to songwriters, no matter how controversial & unsettling. The Devil does indeed get some of the best songs.
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.
"I felt that The Who ought to make, if you like, a last album," Pete Townshend told the NME of the new release.
'The Who By Numbers' was a more conventional studio album after the panoramic ambition of 1973’s 'Quadrophenia,' but far from average.
Post Malone leads the list with seven nods, with Ariana Grande and first-time nominee Billie Eilish following with six each.
Continuing Elton John’s unbeatable run in the 70s, the ‘Rock Of The Westies’ album found him scaling ever greater heights.
In his intimate, revealing book, Elton John pays homage to his musical influences, from The Band to Freddie Mercury and Ray Charles.
'Blue Moves' is still revered by many fans as something of a hidden gem in Elton's repertoire, and remains one of his own favourites.
Motown's inspired decision to release the three-year-old 'Tears Of A Clown' as a UK 45 led it to No. 1 in Britain and a belated US release.
Glam rock added a splash of colour and sparked a different kind of cultural evolution - thrilling music, the spectacle of identity, dressed up in spectacular costume, and a frisson of provocative...