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Elton John postpones Texas concerts after testing positive for COVID-19
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Elton John postpones Texas concerts after testing positive for COVID-19

Elton John is fully vaccinated and boosted, and is currently experiencing only mild symptoms, according to a post on his Instagram.

The Rolling Stones at 60: Revisiting classic rock albums and musicians that hit 50 years
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The Rolling Stones at 60: Revisiting classic rock albums and musicians that hit 50 years

1972 was a year that spawned some classic rock albums, from Elton John's 'Honky Château' to Lou Reed's 'Transformer'

The sound of 2021: English music of this past pandemic year hasn't been all doom and gloom
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The sound of 2021: English music of this past pandemic year hasn't been all doom and gloom

If anything, the year has seen albums too short, songs too long, egos too big, and debuts too exciting, spoiling us for choice, and pushing us to redefine our own understanding of an album as we lumbered back onto our post-lockdown lives.

Elton John gets prestigious UK award, anointed by Prince Charles: 'Just a reminder that there's more to do'
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Elton John gets prestigious UK award, anointed by Prince Charles: 'Just a reminder that there's more to do'

Becoming a member of the Order of the Companions of Honour is one of the highest awards that can be bestowed by Charles’ mother, Queen Elizabeth II, to citizens in Britain and across the Commonwealth.

The Lockdown Sessions album review: Elton John having fun at a party with the best in business
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The Lockdown Sessions album review: Elton John having fun at a party with the best in business

Elton John’s observation that The Lockdown Sessions finds him more as a session’s musician than the rock demigod that he is, is shrewd because it removes some of the creative onus off of him while allowing him to push the boundaries of his own music in such stifling times.

Global Citizen Live concert generates $1.1 bn to fight poverty; Prince Harry, Meghan advocate for vaccines
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Global Citizen Live concert generates $1.1 bn to fight poverty; Prince Harry, Meghan advocate for vaccines

Global Citizen Live event also included performances from Jennifer Lopez, BTS, Elton John and Coldplay among others.

Billie Eilish, BTS, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay to perform at Global Citizen Live
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Billie Eilish, BTS, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay to perform at Global Citizen Live

Global Citizen Live on Saturday will be a round-the-world event (including Mumbai) to raise awareness on climate change, vaccine equality, and famine.

Elton John postpones Farewell tour after hip injury; singer to undergo surgery
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Elton John postpones Farewell tour after hip injury; singer to undergo surgery

Elton John is postponing the UK and European shows of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour until 2023 due to hip injury

Elton John calls out ‘hypocrisy’ after the Vatican refuses to bless same-sex marriages
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Elton John calls out ‘hypocrisy’ after the Vatican refuses to bless same-sex marriages

Taking to Twitter, Elton John called out the Vatican for refusing to extend their blessings but simultaneously making profit by investing in his biopic Rocketman

Elton John, Ed Sheeran among other musicians claim British govt 'shamefully failed' them over EU touring restrictions
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Elton John, Ed Sheeran among other musicians claim British govt 'shamefully failed' them over EU touring restrictions

Musicians, including Sting and Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters, said the post-Brexit travel restrictions will make “many tours unviable, especially for young emerging musicians who are already struggling to keep their heads above water owing to the COVID ban on live music.”

With Miley Cyrus' Plastic Hearts, rock finds its most earnest, high-profile millennial ambassador
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With Miley Cyrus' Plastic Hearts, rock finds its most earnest, high-profile millennial ambassador

Miley Cyrus loves to embrace new genres, and she rarely announces these aesthetic pivots with subtlety.

Ariana Grande makes history as first woman with 200 mn Instagram followers
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Ariana Grande makes history as first woman with 200 mn Instagram followers

The news comes after Ariana Grande nabbed the award for best collaboration on her track with Lady Gaga, 'Rain on Me', at the MTV VMAs.

Apple Music to launch multiple radio shows hosted by Snoop Dogg, Shania Twain, Carrie Underwood
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Apple Music to launch multiple radio shows hosted by Snoop Dogg, Shania Twain, Carrie Underwood

Apple Music announced that it will debut two new radio stations Apple Music Hits, focused on popular songs of the ’80s, ’90s and 2000s, and Apple Music Country, dedicated to the country music genre.

UK's The Royal Mint honours Elton John with new commemorative coin, singer says 'it's a humbling milestone'
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UK's The Royal Mint honours Elton John with new commemorative coin, singer says 'it's a humbling milestone'

The coin, designed by artist Bradley Morgan Johnson, depicts Elton John’s distinctive straw boater’s hat, and fashions his trademark glasses out of a pair of musical notes.

Chromatica review: Lady Gaga returns to familiar turf of disco-pop with new album that has a slight hint of novelty
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Chromatica review: Lady Gaga returns to familiar turf of disco-pop with new album that has a slight hint of novelty

Chromatica is the sixth studio album released by Lady Gaga, whose last album was Joanna in 2016.

Lady Gaga collaborates with Ariana Grande for 'Rain on Me', to be featured in her upcoming album Chromatica
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Lady Gaga collaborates with Ariana Grande for 'Rain on Me', to be featured in her upcoming album Chromatica

Lady Gaga's sixth studio album Chromatica will also feature Elton John and Korean girl group Blackpink.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Elton John cancels remaining shows in 2020 tour due to healthcare concerns around pandemic
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Elton John cancels remaining shows in 2020 tour due to healthcare concerns around pandemic

Elton John took to Twitter to make an official announcement and said that the health of his fans is of the utmost importance to him amid the coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus Outbreak: Elton John launches $1mn fund for HIV charity; Madonna donates to the Gates' foundation
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Elton John launches $1mn fund for HIV charity; Madonna donates to the Gates' foundation

Elton John announced he'll be making the donation through his Elton John Aids Foundation.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Billie Eilish, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys livestream performances for benefit concert
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Billie Eilish, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys livestream performances for benefit concert

Billie Eilish alongside her brother Finneas performed her No.1 hit 'Bad Guy' from their couch for the benefit concert hosted by Elton John.

Elton John cancels remaining New Zealand tour performances due to pneumonia diagnosis; shows postponed to 2021
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Elton John cancels remaining New Zealand tour performances due to pneumonia diagnosis; shows postponed to 2021

Elton John said in a statement Tuesday he was ‘incredibly disappointed’ and sent his sincerest apologies to his fans.