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Elton John performs during his "Farewell Yellow Brick Road" tour on Jan. 19 in New Orleans. Despite being vaccinated and boosted, John has contracted COVID-19 and postponed two farewell concert dates in Dallas. John "is experiencing only mild symptoms," according to a statement. Derick Hingle/AP hide caption

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Elton John on World Cafe

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Taron Egerton stars as Elton John in Rocketman. David Appleby/Paramount Pictures hide caption

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The 'Nuanced, Complex Journey' Of Becoming Elton John

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Guest DJ Smokey Robinson

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Elton John tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross that The Diving Board is "a very adult album." Joseph Guay/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A More Reflective Leap On Elton John's 'Diving Board'

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Elton John speaks at the International Aids Conference in Washington, D.C., on Monday. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Elton John performs in Ibiza earlier this month. The British singer's new memoir is titled Love Is the Cure. Jaime Reina/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Elton John: Old Songs, Old Friends, New Perspectives

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Elton John And Leon Russell On World Cafe

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Sir Elton John and Leon Russell perform at the Beacon Theatre in New York City. Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images North America hide caption

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Elton John And Leon Russell Live from the Beacon Theatre

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Elton John And Leon Russell Reunite On 'The Union'

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Junip, a new project from Swedish singer-songwriter Jose Gonzalez (center). Jon Bergmann hide caption

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