The writer-guitarist discusses his ninth solo studio album, a record on which he reaches well beyond the folk-roots base of his latter-day work.
Her first new music in three years, the Irish star's new track is out now on Decca Records.
On his seventh studio album, and second of 1973 alone, Elton's phenomenal creativity moved up another gear.
The Dublin singer-songwriter has donated the poem to help raise awareness of homelessness.
The all-star collective feature Imelda May, Moya Brennan, Caroline Corr, Saint Sister and many more prominent artists from the Emerald Isle.
The Irish star's new release will be released through Decca Records on 29 May.
Organisers have also stated that 1500 NHS staff and key workers will be invited as special guests.
From Rory Gallagher to U2, Thin Lizzy to The Cranberries, the best Irish musicians have made a unique mark on music history. uDiscover Music raises a toast.
The shows see Wood reuniting with pianist Waters, a longtime collaborator of the Rolling Stones and many others.
Other stars set to perform include Beverley Knight, KC & The Sunshine Band, Amadou & Mariam and The Blind Boys Of Alabama.
The shows follow on from his five performances at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas in January and February 2020.
David Gray, Kate Rusby, Imelda May, Steve Earle and Vince Gill are among the album's many featured performers.
The star will celebrate songs written by fellow Irish artists such as Van Morrison, U2 and Thin Lizzy on the night.
Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra performed their song ‘My Baby Just Cares for Me’ with singer Haley Reinhart on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on 8 November 2018.
The follow-up to 2015's 'Tracker' features many of the musicians Knopfler has worked with in recent years, and a guest appearance by Imelda May.