20 January 2012 6:14 AM, PST | Access Hollywood | See recent Access Hollywood news »

Elton John's husband, David Furnish, is backing off his previous comments slamming Madonna's Golden Globes win last weekend for Best Original Song.

"Wow! What a tempest in a teapot. My comments regarding The Golden Globes have been blown way out of proportion," David wrote on his Facebook on Thursday.

"My passion for our film 'Gnomeo & Juliet' and belief in Elton's song really got my emotional juices going," he continued, referring to Elton and Bernie Taupin's song "Hello Hello."

After Madonna' scooped the Globe on Sunday for "Masterpiece" from her directorial debut in "W.E." David, according to ...

Copyright 2012 by NBC Universal, Inc. All rights reserved.

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. »


- nobody@accesshollywood.com (AccessHollywood.com Editorial Staff)

Report a problem



Similar News Items

Madonna (I)
Elton John
W.E. (2011)


IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners