Elton John

 

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Sir Elton Hercules John CBE is an English singer, songwriter, composer, pianist, record producer, and occasional actor. He has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin as his songwriter partner since 1967; they have collaborated on more than 30 albums to date. In his five-decade career Elton John has sold more than 300 million records, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world. He has more than fifty Top 40 hits, including seven consecutive No. 1 US albums, 58 Billboard Top 40 singles, 27 Top 10, four No. 2 and nine No. 1. For 31 consecutive years he had at least one song in the Billboard Hot 100. His single "Something About the Way You Look Tonight"/"Candle in the Wind 1997" sold over 33 million copies worldwide and is "the best-selling single of all time"

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Elton John

Born 1947-03-25 (72 years ago) in Pinner.
Height 172 centimeters.

Awards
Award Ceremony Year Awarded for
Kennedy Center Honors 27th Annual Kennedy Center Honors 2004
Tony Award for Best Original Score (Aida) 54th Tony Awards 2000 Aida
Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album (Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida) 43rd Annual Grammy Awards 2000 Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida
Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance (Candle in the Wind '97) 40th Annual Grammy Awards 1997 Candle in the Wind '97
Academy Award for Best Original Song (Can You Feel the Love Tonight) 67th Academy Awards 1994 Can You Feel the Love Tonight
Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance (Can You Feel the Love Tonight) 37th Annual Grammy Awards 1994 Can You Feel the Love Tonight
Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song (Can You Feel the Love Tonight) 52nd Golden Globe Awards 1994 Can You Feel the Love Tonight
Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Composition (Basque) 34th Annual Grammy Awards 1991 Basque
Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals (That's What Friends Are For) 29th Annual Grammy Awards 1986 That's What Friends Are For
MTV Video Music Award for Best Choreography (Sad Songs (Say So Much)) 1985 MTV Video Music Awards 1985 Sad Songs (Say So Much)
Nominated for awards
Award Ceremony Year Nominated for
Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals (Don't Go Breaking My Heart) 19th Annual Grammy Awards 1976 單身男女
Grammy Award for Album of the Year (Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy) 18th Annual Grammy Awards 1975 Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy
Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance (Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy) 18th Annual Grammy Awards 1975 Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy
Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance (Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me) 17th Annual Grammy Awards 1974 Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me
Grammy Award for Album of the Year (Caribou) 17th Annual Grammy Awards 1974 Caribou
Grammy Award for Record of the Year (Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me) 17th Annual Grammy Awards 1974 Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me
Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance (Daniel) 16th Annual Grammy Awards 1973 Daniel
Grammy Award for Best New Artist 13th Annual Grammy Awards 1970
Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance (Elton John) 13th Annual Grammy Awards 1970 Elton John
Grammy Award for Album of the Year (Elton John) 13th Annual Grammy Awards 1970 Elton John
Relationships
Name From To Relationship type
David Furnish(Civil union: 2005-12-21–) 2005-12-21 Civil union
Renate Blauel(Gifta: 1984-02-14–1988-11-18) 1984-02-14 1988-11-18 Gifta
Children

Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John, Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John

Parents

Stanley Dwight, Sheila Eileen Dwight

Siblings

Geoff Dwight, Simon Dwight, Robert Dwight, Stan Dwight

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Sir Elton Hercules John CBE is an English singer, songwriter, composer, pianist, record producer, and occasional actor. He has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin as his songwriter partner since 1967; they have collaborated on more than 30 albums to date.

In his five-decade career Elton John has sold more than 300 million records, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world. He has more than fifty Top 40 hits, including seven consecutive No. 1 US albums, 58 Billboard Top 40 singles, 27 Top 10, four No. 2 and nine No. 1. For 31 consecutive years he had at least one song in the Billboard Hot 100. His single "Something About the Way You Look Tonight"/"Candle in the Wind 1997" sold over 33 million copies worldwide and is "the best-selling single of all time". He has received six Grammy Awards, five Brit Awards - winning two awards for Outstanding Contribution to Music and the first Brits Icon in 2013, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Tony Award, a Disney Legend award, and the Kennedy Center Honors in 2004. In 2004, Rolling Stone ranked him Number 49 on its list of 100 influential musicians of the rock and roll era.

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