Elton John


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Sir Elton John is one of pop music's great survivors. Born 25 March, 1947, as Reginald Kenneth Dwight, he started to play the piano at the early age of four. At the age of 11, he won a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music. His first band was called Bluesology. He later auditioned (unsuccessfully) as lead singer for the progressive rock bands ... See full bio »

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(2017)
Rocketman Producer
(2019)
The Lion King Music Department
(1994)
Gnomeo & Juliet Composer
(2011)

Filmography

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 2021 Elton John & Dua Lipa: Cold Heart (PNAU Remix) (Music Video)
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 2020 Ozzy Osbourne Feat. Elton John: Ordinary Man (Music Video)
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 2019 Elton John: Never Too Late (Lyric Version) (Music Video)
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 2019 Elton John & Taron Egerton: (I'm Gonna) Love Me Again (Music Video)
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 2018 John Lewis & Partners: The Boy and the Piano (Music Video)
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 2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle
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 2017 Elton John: Bennie and the Jets (Music Video)
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 2017 Elton John: Rocket Man (Music Video)
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 2017 Elton John: Tiny Dancer (Music Video)
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 2016 Elton John: A Good Heart (Music Video)
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 2016 Nashville (TV Series)
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- It's Sure Gonna Hurt (2016) ... Sir Elton John
 2016 Elton John: In the Name of You (Music Video)
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 2016 Elton John: Blue Wonderful (Music Video)
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 2015 Elton John: Looking Up (Music Video)
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 2015 Elton John: Oceans Away (Music Video)
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 2014 BBC Music: God Only Knows (Music Video)
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 2014 Elton John: Harmony (Music Video)
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 2013 Elton John: Home Again (Music Video)
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 2013 Elton John: The Diving Board (Music Video)
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 2012 Elton John, Pnau: Sad (Music Video)
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 2010 Elton John & Leon Russell: If It Wasn't for Bad (Music Video)
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 2009 Lily Allen: Who'd Have Known (Music Video)
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 2008 Elton John: Believe - The Red Piano Version (Music Video)
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 2008 Elton John: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (Music Video)
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 2008 The Killers Feat. Elton John, Neil Tennant: Joseph, Better You than Me (Music Video)
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 2007 Elton John: Candle in the Wind - The Red Piano Version (Music Video)
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 2006 Elton John: Tinderbox (Music Video)
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 2006 Annually Retentive (TV Series)
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- Sharon (2006) ... Elton John
 2006 Elton John: Someone Saved My Life Tonight (Music Video)
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 2005 Elton John: Electricity (Music Video)
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 2005 Tears in Heaven (Music Video)
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 2005 Elton John: Turn the Lights Out When You Leave (Music Video)
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 2004 Elton John: Answer in the Sky (Music Video)
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 2004 Elton John: All That I'm Allowed (Music Video)
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 2003 Elton John: The Heart of Every Girl (Music Video)
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 2003 Elton John: Are You Ready for Love (Music Video)
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 2002 Elton John Feat. Alessandro Safina: Your Song (Music Video)
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 2002 Will & Grace (TV Series)
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- The Honeymoon's Over (2002) ... Elton John
 2002 The Country Bears
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 2002 Elton John: Original Sin (Music Video)
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 2001 Elton John: Original Sin - Remix (Music Video)
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 2001 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
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- I Want Love (2001) ... Elton John
 2001 Bob the Builder: A Christmas to Remember (Video)
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 2000 Elton John: Someday Out of the Blue (Music Video)
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 2000 The Road to El Dorado
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 1999 Elton John & LeAnn Rimes: Written in the Stars (Music Video)
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 1999 The Simpsons (TV Series)
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- I'm with Cupid (1999) ... Elton John (voice)
 1998 South Park (TV Series)
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- Chef Aid (1998) ... Sir Elton John (voice, as Sir Elton John)
 1998 Elton John: Recover Your Soul (Music Video)
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 1997 Spice World
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 1997 The Nanny (TV Series)
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- First Date (1997) ... Elton John
 1997 Elton John: Candle in the Wind 1997 (Music Video)
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 1996 Elton John & Luciano Pavarotti: Live Like Horses (Music Video)
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 1996 Elton John: You Can Make History (Young Again) (Music Video)
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 1996 Elton John: Please (Music Video)
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 1995 Elton John: Blessed (Music Video)
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 1995 Elton John: Made in England (Music Video)
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 1995 Elton John: Believe (Music Video)
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 1994 Elton John: Can You Feel the Love Tonight (Music Video)
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 1993 Elton John & RuPaul: Don't Go Breaking My Heart (Music Video)
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 1993 Elton John & Kiki Dee: True Love (Music Video)
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 1993 Elton John: Simple Life (Music Video)
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 1992 Elton John: The Last Song (Music Video)
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 1992 Elton John & Eric Clapton: Runaway Train (Music Video)
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 1992 Elton John: The One (Music Video)
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 1991 Jon Bon Jovi & Elton John: Dyin' Ain't Much of a Livin' (Music Video)
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 1990 Elton John: Easier to Walk Away (Music Video)
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 1990 Elton John: You Gotta Love Someone (Music Video)
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 1990 Top of the Pops (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 7 June 1990 (1990) ... Video
 1990 Elton John: Club at the End of the Street (Music Video)
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 1990 Elton John: Sacrifice (Music Video)
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 1989 Elton John: Whispers (Music Video)
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 1989 Elton John: Healing Hands (Music Video)
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 1988 Elton John: A Word in Spanish (Music Video)
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 1988 Elton John: Town of Plenty (Music Video)
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 1988 Elton John: I Don't Wanna Go on with You Like That (Music Video)
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 1988 George Harrison: When We Was Fab (Music Video)
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 1987 Jennifer Rush & Elton John: Flames of Paradise (Music Video)
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 1986 Elton John: Paris (Music Video)
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 1986 Elton John & Cliff Richard: Slow Rivers (Music Video)
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 1986 Elton John: Heartache All Over the World (Music Video)
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 1986 Elton John: Cry to Heaven (Music Video)
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 1985 Elton John Feat. George Michael: Wrap Her Up (Music Video)
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 1985 Elton John: Nikita (Music Video)
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 1985 Elton John Feat. Millie Jackson: Act of War (Music Video)
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 1984 Elton John: In Neon (Music Video)
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 1984 Elton John: Who Wears These Shoes? (Music Video)
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 1984 Elton John: Passengers (Music Video)
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 1983 Elton John: I'm Still Standing (Music Video)
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 1983 Elton John: Kiss the Bride (Music Video)
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 1982 Elton John: Ball and Chain (Music Video)
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 1982 Elton John: Blue Eyes (Music Video)
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 1982 Elton John: Empty Garden - Hey Hey Johnny (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Breaking Down Barriers (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Carla/Etude (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Chloe (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Elton's Song (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Fanfare (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Fascist Faces (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Heart in the Right Place (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Heels of the Wind (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Je veux de la tendresse (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Just Like Belgium (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: Nobody Wins (Music Video)
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 1981 Elton John: The Fox (Music Video)
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 1980 Elton John: Chasing the Crown (Music Video)
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 1980 Elton John: Little Jeannie (Music Video)
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 1980 Elton John & France Gall: Donner pour donner (Music Video)
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 1980 Elton John & France Gall: Les Aveux (Music Video)
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 1978 Elton John: Part-Time Love (Music Video)
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 1978 Elton John: Song for Guy (Music Video)
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 1978 Elton John: Ego (Music Video)
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 1976 Elton John: Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word (Music Video)
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 1976 Elton John & Kiki Dee: Don't Go Breaking My Heart (Music Video)
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 1975 Tommy
The Pinball Wizard
 1973 Elton John: Step into Christmas (Music Video)
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 1972 Elton John: Crocodile Rock (Music Video)
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 1971 Elton John: Take Me to the Pilot (Music Video)
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 1970 Elton John: Your Song (Music Video)
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 1970 Zomercarroussel (TV Mini Series)
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Show Show Thanks (18 credits)
Show Show Self (518 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Single: "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" (MCA). NOTE: Reached #1 on US pop charts. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Print Biographies | 4 Portrayals | 15 Interviews | 38 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 18 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Sir Elton John CBE | Ser Elton Dzhon | Sir Elton John | Orson

Height:

5' 7¾" (1.72 m)

Spouse:

David Furnish  (2 children) | See more »

Children:

Furnish-John, Zachary Jackson Levon | See more »

Parents:

Dwight, Stanley | Dwight, Sheila
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

There's a lot of Liberace in me and as a gay artist as such, but I am an openly gay man. A lot of my audience is the same kind of audience that Liberace would have had and they didn't seem to give a shit. I think that's so great. See more »

Trivia:

Dusty Springfield sang backing vocals on his song "The Bitch is Back". See more »

Trademark:

Use of all kind of hats and caps in his music videos to hide his hair loss. See more »

Nickname:

The Rocket Man See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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