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A multiple Grammy-winning legend and flamboyant superstar, Elton is the most enduringly successful singer/songwriter of his generation.

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I'm so, so proud of @ladygaga, whose new record #Chromatica is even better than I could have imagined. It was an ho… https://t.co/qQs0mdIOR6Last week's episode featured soul's leading men and this week is all about the women. Featuring #NinaSimone,… https://t.co/DlrNn51gSoAnd that's a wrap! Thank you so much for joining me, I love you all! #RocketmanWatchParty https://t.co/OqdcQeAnf5Seeing this scene for the first time also set me off sobbing again. Bernie was one of the people who tried to tell… https://t.co/P7HfYuLHeCI broke down the first time I saw this scene of me hugging Little Reggie. I’d spent most of my adult life running a… https://t.co/NhljU0FqSjIt's not weak to ask for help.#RocketmanWatchParty
Retweeted by Elton JohnNo one forced me to do drugs and drinks. In fact, a lot of people, including Bernie, tried to warn me I was out of… https://t.co/fIGNcmjbezI knew @TaronEgerton was the right man to play me when I heard him sing “Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me”. It’s a r… https://t.co/DEl0nYsftUThe costumes! Designer Julian Day recreated over 80 of Elton's iconic lewks for the movie. This sequined Dodger uni… https://t.co/Cix7CYEK44
Retweeted by Elton JohnThe more my life with drink and drugs spiraled into unhappiness, the more my stage costumes became ludicrous and ou… https://t.co/99Xk3Wuw1u @eltonofficial #RocketmanWatchParty When I saw the Rocketman scene in theaters for the first time, I had genuinely… https://t.co/yrLO3ivVCs
Retweeted by Elton JohnSome studios wanted us to lose the fantasy element, but I lived in my head a lot as a kid, and it was like that whe… https://t.co/PJTFHt0H2cThey shaved Taron’s head and thinned out his hair to make it look like mine in the 70s, which he hated. Welcome to… https://t.co/0dEbsnZQhCIt took a fairly Herculean effort to get yourself noticed for taking too much cocaine in the music industry of 1970… https://t.co/FpW6Ap7G63My Honky Cat cosplay- based off an actual Elton jacket that he wore in 1976! #RocketmanWatchParty @eltonofficial https://t.co/HbLmGkLlEe
Retweeted by Elton JohnIf you're desperate for more Honky Cat, watch the full-length video on YouTube! (after the movie is finished...!) -… https://t.co/uqHpknR4qxKiki and I are still great friends today. She still comes to see my shows and I love her dearly.… https://t.co/zhhuJRfICs
5/30
2020
To say it was a lot to take in is a terrible understatement! #RocketmanWatchParty https://t.co/szHuFQNMk1I left England in August 1970 more or less unknown, but came back a month later with the American critics calling m… https://t.co/AVv86worSBThat’s honestly what it felt like, when everything in the room starts levitating. I’d been slogging around the club… https://t.co/AX2RZkperfI thought it was really important that the actor who played me sang the songs themselves. I didn’t want them to lip… https://t.co/oyrQyECTJjIn 1969 (nice), Bernie Taupin and Elton John wrote a song for the band Lulu, who recorded it for the Eurovision son… https://t.co/5U2jQ9legf
Retweeted by Elton JohnI love so much that this movie feels like a musical. I love @eltonofficial and all his music as it exists, but I al… https://t.co/W4BDDPkKw1
Retweeted by Elton JohnElton's frequent collaborator Bernie Taupin once said Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting features one of the "gr… https://t.co/DEbBJstnQE
Retweeted by Elton JohnTaron isn’t doing an impersonation of me, and he doesn’t look uncannily like me, but he’s like me. He’s captured so… https://t.co/36HmxGKIwRI knew the song was in the film, but not how it was being used. It fitted life in Pinner Hill Road perfectly. It's… https://t.co/D9ikOlDO5fI was in the cinema for about 15 minutes before I started crying. Not as in the occasional tear, but really sobbing… https://t.co/mbtSeRwFYfusing this watch party as an excuse to reshare the drawings i made during rocketman summer 2019! (1/?)… https://t.co/Dngt6d2F0W
Retweeted by Elton JohnBryce Dallas Howard plays Elton's mom Sheila, who, IRL, is only eight years older than Taron Egerton. That's what w… https://t.co/rmrTqmqFt6
Retweeted by Elton JohnThe best way to escape it was to shut myself in my bedroom with my record collection and my comics, and drift off i… https://t.co/R7Ddve7WU9My mum and dad must have been in love once, but there wasn’t much sign of it by the time I came along. I think they… https://t.co/npEfj30SsfNot enough wonderful things can be said for not only @TaronEgerton’s performance in @rocketmanmovie, but also to Di… https://t.co/LDCYwbQlNJ
Retweeted by Elton JohnI was never interested in looking back at my career but that changed when I had children. I became less conscious a… https://t.co/uZxUs4c0A9Here we go - press play now! #RocketmanWatchParty https://t.co/lo9NtGbK5L5 minutes to go! Get ready to press play at exactly 7pm ET #RocketmanWatchParty @eltonofficial Super excited! I think I'm dressed for the occasion, yes? #RocketmanWatchParty #EltonJohnhttps://t.co/LNuioDTbMH
Retweeted by Elton John1 hour to go! 🚀 #RocketmanWatchParty https://t.co/GxIL7L7XaD#Chromatica is out today! Are you enjoying #SineFromAbove? 🚀 https://t.co/dcGG7O3mpFAre you ready for tonight's #RocketmanWatchParty with @PrimeVideo?! Join in at 7pm ET(4pm PT). https://t.co/myQ1fjhWKd
5/29
2020
Working with Ray Cooper, with just the two of us on stage, was equally exhilarating and challenging, but that last… https://t.co/oq5hGQbJ1h#OnThisDay in 1979, I played in Moscow on my tour of the Soviet Union. Being one of the first Western artists to to… https://t.co/oaI2NX7dFl @PrimeVideo @eltonofficial clear your schedules https://t.co/uRPK61H5dq
Retweeted by Elton John @PrimeVideo @eltonofficial Incredible 🎬 🚀 be there or be square 👌🏼🤩 🍿 https://t.co/cP6HKdBwdk
Retweeted by Elton JohnThis Friday, join in the party by loading up Rocketman and hitting play at exactly 7pm ET (4pm PT). Elton will be s… https://t.co/PLzU2yY0My @eltonofficial That's perfect, I'll bring the popcorn. See you then! #RocketmanWatchParty https://t.co/dELjJ5GiW0
Retweeted by Elton JohnAbsolutely - David and I were just planning our evening. How about 7pm? https://t.co/SokgP8As3RA timeline of @ladygaga & @eltonofficial’s decade-long friendship https://t.co/Tjd9sefs0X
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5/28
2020
The #EltonFarewellTour tour has been voted Australia's favourite concert tour of all time! 🚀🇦🇺 Thank you so much to… https://t.co/dHb1oNnMzcLarry Kramer captured the outrage and spirit of these turbulent times in his brilliant play “The Normal Heart” alon… https://t.co/dcYBCZLTQT...a tragedy that made the Gay Men’s Health Crisis and ACT UP movements so vital. He never stopped shouting about t… https://t.co/ZKRknx7W0GLarry Kramer’s passing is the saddest news. We have lost a giant of a man who stood up for gay rights like a warrio… https://t.co/yiZbIgQRF0In 2019, @ejaf reached over 1.8 million people with #HIV care, support or treatment. We're proud to share out 2019… https://t.co/lVo8H2TzuL
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5/27
2020
I was moved to tears when I heard Archie’s story and saw him perform "Don’t Let The Sun Go Down on Me". The courage… https://t.co/emO7yu6STM
5/26
2020
#Rocketman, Elton’s magical re-telling of his own life, is now available on @PrimeVideo! https://t.co/yoX6PRfClW
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5/24
2020
It's a #RocketHour Soul Special! Tune in to @Beats1 to hear Elton play some of the soul classics that he used to co… https://t.co/wKbUgZSQQn
5/23
2020
#Rocketman, Elton’s magical re-telling of his own life, is now available on @PrimeVideo! https://t.co/yoX6PRfClW @PrimeVideo @eltonofficial Literally watched ROCKETMAN🚀 about 90 times absolutely LOVE 💓 IT ... stunning musically… https://t.co/4PMcNdE1fc
Retweeted by Elton JohnDear Bernie, Without you, I would never have had the life I have had. What an eternal gift God gave us. I love you… https://t.co/2TU8hqdst1The endorphin levels from this movie alone equal that of a workout. Just throwing it out there. Rocketman is now st… https://t.co/my8riXJ4lR
Retweeted by Elton JohnOn May 21st, 1979, @eltonofficial gave his first concert in Leningrad (now St. Petersburg), Russia. 41 years later,… https://t.co/xhUUVmHkdD
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5/22
2020
Hard to believe it’s already been a year since the #Rocketman premiere in London. I’m so proud of the film & foreve… https://t.co/fITnXVO9aq
5/21
2020
I remember it well, I was there at Wembley Stadium when ‘ Captain Fantastic & The Brown Dirt Cowboy’ was first play… https://t.co/wmheZKp2mN
Retweeted by Elton John @eltonofficial This is my FAVOURITE album. My favourite is, Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy, Better Off… https://t.co/Gx71f0dE98
Retweeted by Elton JohnThe classic album was featured in @RoyalMailStamps' celebration of Elton’s career, and still available to own from:… https://t.co/ye31vtmBSb'Captain Fantastic...' was released 45 years ago today! Elton has said that 'Somebody Saved My Life Tonight' is one… https://t.co/NvGvsrUIeO
5/19
2020
@AustraliaZoo Wildlife Rescue, the @FRRR_Oz and South Australia Bushfire Appeal. My heart goes out to those of yo… https://t.co/43pwG8e0BgI’m now incredibly proud to announce that together with our friends and partners at @aegpresents, @ChuggEnt and… https://t.co/dm1NtYXhehWhen I was in Australia earlier this year, I was heartbroken to see the effects the #bushfires have had - taking ho… https://t.co/btI19hmxz9
5/18
2020
It’s so kind of you to include Daniel on such a special playlist. I’m humbled that our song had such a profound eff… https://t.co/W04mFtZ5S9
5/17
2020
It’s so nice to watch someone grow as an artist, and @lauramarlinghq is an artist I really respect and admire - she… https://t.co/cf8yRsABMBOne year ago this week, on May 16 2019, #Rocketman debuted to the world at #CannesFilmFestival. It was a magical da… https://t.co/OU36Zi0vXS
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5/16
2020
@ladygaga Pre-order #CHROMATICA here: https://t.co/JjEv2nYTPZTwo weeks until #Chromatica, the new @ladygaga record featuring Elton is released. Are you as excited as we are?! -… https://t.co/JVjtTQdUdsElton John – Daniel @eltonofficial https://t.co/OG1F2PwJDy
Retweeted by Elton JohnThere are 37 million people around the world living with #HIV. We can’t let #COVID19 mitigate the huge gains that w… https://t.co/UuRPhuiGSQ
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5/15
2020
One year ago this week, on May 16 2019, #Rocketman debuted to the world at #CannesFilmFestival. It was a magical da… https://t.co/OU36Zi0vXS
5/14
2020
#KillingEve is such a groundbreaking series and I was thrilled to be included in this week's episode. I think the g… https://t.co/nJjatGZFZ7
Retweeted by Elton JohnStill quite flustered over this... Absolute legend talking about our lil band. Thank you @eltonofficial @Beats1https://t.co/zrZMvcryfC
Retweeted by Elton JohnThe need for our #COVID19 Emergency Fund to support our frontline partners is overwhelming. That's why we’re so gr… https://t.co/aDCHwqKSgz
Retweeted by Elton John$1mm to @ejaf to help protect the frontline workers and communities battling the HIV epidemic. Thank you… https://t.co/Lx4gkV02w3
Retweeted by Elton JohnThey need PPE for staff, virtual systems for online appointments for continued care and home delivery systems for H… https://t.co/PmVm3DJf4XI'm so grateful to @jack for matching our @EJAF $1m #COVID19 Emergency Fund. When I told Jack what we have heard f… https://t.co/zds04ESUfJ
5/13
2020
#KillingEve is such a groundbreaking series and I was thrilled to be included in this week's episode. I think the g… https://t.co/nJjatGZFZ7
5/12
2020
Which Elton song means the most to your mom? Celebrate this #MothersDay with a playlist that's guaranteed to make h… https://t.co/U22uOfy4cL
5/10
2020
The track we recorded “The Power” is a favourite in my catalogue. We also played live at the Beverly Hilton and I f… https://t.co/dE6PTJzERaHis records still sound fresh and the opening few seconds of “Tutti Frutti” are the most explosive in music history… https://t.co/XyVEy7Vh3zWithout a doubt - musically, vocally and visually - he was my biggest influence. Seeing him live in my teens was th… https://t.co/xKXPR5B156This week on Rocket Hour, Elton played a great new track by @BowAnderson, the trampolinist turned songwriter from E… https://t.co/8lwhctPgmf
5/9
2020
The legend himself, ELTON JOHN, is playing me on his Radio Show on Apple Music this weekend 😱😱😱 @beats1officialhttps://t.co/X8mH2qR5ia
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5/8
2020
My video for ‘Sacrifice’ has just passed 300 MILLION views on @youtube! Thank you so much. ‘Sacrifice’ has always b… https://t.co/UjdIZXuLhU
5/7
2020
As told in his memoir, 'Me', Elton attended the Academy in 1958 and credits his studies there with giving him the s… https://t.co/R1oGkyf3TeElton returned to the @RoyalAcadMusic to talk with the students about music education and share some stories from h… https://t.co/Q9vQdJLAh7
5/6
2020
Elton’s autobiography, ‘Me’, was the featured book on today’s episode of #RichardAndJudy's ‘Keep Reading and Carry… https://t.co/BQeSTsRbca
5/5
2020
Lovely hearing a new album from @PearlJam. Tune in to #RocketHour today to hear their new music.… https://t.co/LLNS06eO9XI love Eddie Vedder. Of all the people I’ve met in the music industry, he’s gotta be up there in the top 5 lovelies… https://t.co/PymVEl7LbF
5/2
2020
We're also going to be digging through the archives and bringing back some classic articles from the last 20 years.… https://t.co/buupXnOaNZTo mark the 20th anniversary of https://t.co/Obt7e4fi35, this weekend we're offering 20% off in the Official Store!… https://t.co/YBpCAHzADY
5/1
2020
#ThrowbackThursday to this day in 1976 when my ‘Here and There’ live record came out. The ‘Here’, was at the Royal… https://t.co/eWY4w6Sq5a
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4/30
2020

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