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Happy Birthday Sir Elton John. ‘Rocket John (It Still Is A Long Long…

This day (March 25, 1947), in Pinner, Middlesex, England, is born Reginald Kenneth Dwight better known as Elton John, English singer, composer and pianist Digest Tracklist : Your Song (BBC, 1970) . Levon (BBC, 11971) . Rocket Man (Royal Festival Hall, 1972) . Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (TOTP, 1973) . Daniel (Watford, 1974) . Pinball […]

Singing Ladies Special Elton John

To Celebrate Elton John whose birthday is tomorrow – Happy Birthday BTW – , we have selected twelve female singers who cover the most famous songs Elton wrote with Bernie Taupin and others. They are Diana Krall, Mary J. Blige, Ellie Goulding, Jackie Evancho, Heart, Sara Bareilles, Brandi Carlile, Leslie Mcdonel, Fantasia Barrino, Tori Amos, […]

Singing Ladies Special Ed Sheeran

To Celebrate Ed Sheeran whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW -, we have selected twelve female singers who cover Ed’ s most famous songs. They are Rita Ora, Samantha Harvey, Mackenzie Johnson, Taylor Reed, Demi Lovato, Hailee Steinfeld, Inger, Grace Vanderwaal, Kirsten Collins, J.Fla, Jade Novah , Nicole Cross Here, they are reunited […]

We remember Al Jarreau. ‘Al Is For Always’

This day (February 12, 2017), in Los Angeles, died Alwin ‘Al’ Lopez Jarreau, a seven-time Grammy Award winning American jazz singer. Tracklist : w/ Alita Moses – Summertime (Montreux Jazz Festival, 2015) . Take Five / Blue Rondo a la Turk / Jazz Day 2013 . w/ Mattia Bazar – San Remo Festival (2012) . […]

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 37

Steely Dan, Boney M., Sammy Hagar, The Cars, David Bowie, ABBA, Elton John, Ry Cooder, Chicago, Rod Stewart, Genesis, Sex Pistols. They are the ’70s Throwback’ performers selected among the 206 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Steely Dan – Do It Again Lifted […]

Elton John Commercials

Elton John’s self-titled second album is released today, 49 years ago. It features “Your Song” regarded today as one of “The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time” (dixit Rolling Stone). “Your Song” has been used quite a few times in commercials and most recently in the much buzzed about “John Lewis & Partners Christmas” advert […]