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Elton John

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Concerts

Elton John And Leon Russell Perform On

December 6, 2010 Hear the piano men perform their new album, The Union, in its entirety, alongside a number of hits.

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September 15, 2010 Buffalo Springfield is reuniting for Neil Young's annual Bridge School Benefit Concert.

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December 8, 2006 John was one of the biggest musical acts of the '70s, and he's remained in the spotlight ever since.

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Interviews & Profiles

Elton John tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross that The Diving Board is "a very adult album."

September 23, 2013 The pop star tells Terry Gross about how Liberace inspired him to make the piano a star instrument.

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Elton John performs in Ibiza earlier this month. The British singer's new memoir is titled Love Is the Cure.

July 18, 2012 In his new memoir, the singer says his struggles with addiction have made him a stronger person.

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Elton John and Leon Russell appeared on World Cafe.

December 27, 2011 World Cafe guest host Michaela Majoun conducts an in-depth interview with the pair of rock legends.

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The Union album cover

October 20, 2010 The venerable musicians' history stretches back four decades. Now, they're working together again.

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Discover Songs

Elton John and Leon Russell

October 10, 2010 John wears elegance well in The Union, his new, album-length collaboration with his idol.

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September 30, 2010 A look at new CDs from John Legend and The Roots, Jose Gonzalez and Elton John with Leon Russell.

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News

Elton John speaks at the International Aids Conference in Washington, D.C., on Monday.

July 24, 2012 A teen's struggle marked a turning point for John, who has since dedicated himself to fighting AIDS.

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Photo of Buffalo Springfield

September 15, 2010 Buffalo Springfield is reuniting for Neil Young's annual Bridge School Benefit Concert.

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