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Elton John Bio Photo
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Gender: M

Birthday:
March 25, 1947

Categories:
Musician

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Elton John

An English singer, composer and pianist. He has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin as his songwriter partner since 1967; they have collaborated on more than 30 albums to date. John received a knighthood from HM Queen Elizabeth II for "services to music and charitable services" and became Sir Elton Hercules John, CBE in 1998. In his four-decade career John has sold more than 250 million records, making him one of the most successful artists of all time. His single "Candle in the Wind 1997" has sold over 33 million copies worldwide. He has more than 50 Top 40 hits, including seven consecutive No. 1 US albums, 56 Top 40 singles, 16 Top 10, four No. 2 hits, and nine No. 1 hits. He has been heavily involved in the fight against AIDS since the late 1980s. John entered into a civil partnership with David Furnish on 21 December 2005 and continues to be a champion for LGBT social movements.

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I created a handful of classic rock hits and I can pull off wearing any color feather boa.