Celebrities

Elton John

Occupation: Musician

Nationality: British

Born: March 25, 1947 (68)

Guardians of the Galaxy star disagrees with Dolce & Gabbana on IVF, but won't boycott. Zoe Saldana opposes Elton's D&G boycott Find out how many pairs of dancing shoes Billy goes through in each show... 10 things about Billy Elliot the Musical From Natalia Kills's rant to The Rock's lip-sync skills, how well were you paying attention this week? Quiz: This week in entertainment news Madonna hits out at Dolce & Gabbana for "synthetic" IVF baby comment. Madonna backs Elton John's D&G boycott Sheila Farebrother booked Ultimate Elton who performed with the real Kiki Dee. Elton's mum hires Elton lookalike for party Gabbana says he has no plans to boycott Elton John's music as he previously said. Dolce & Gabbana clarify IVF comments A rep for Elton John confirms he used the bag, despite previously denying it. Elton had lunch in D&G bag after boycott Gabbana mocks Elton John after he is allegedly photographed with the designer bag. Elton John denies carrying D&G bag Corden goes shoeless to support Elton John's Dolce & Gabbana boycott. Watch James Corden's shoeless D&G boycott With Foo Fighters and Kanye West confirmed, who could head up the Sunday night? Glastonbury: Who'll be final headliner? Stefano Gabbana questions Elton John's intelligence after #BoycottDolceGabbana saga. Gabbana calls Elton John "ignorant" Ricky Martin and Ryan Murphy are among those rallying behind the singer's campaign. Elton and stars boycott Dolce & Gabbana John responds to comments referring to IVF babies as "synthetic children". Elton John boycotts Dolce & Gabbana Rodgers also tips Elton John and Janelle Monae for feature spots. Miley Cyrus could be on the new Chic album The singer sneakily removes publisher's eyebrows as well as his impressive beard. Sir Elton John shaves off friend's facial hair "Soft icing, soft cake, nothing dense or Bundt." Who made these rock'n'roll rider requests? Virtuoso follows a group of young musicians in 18th century Vienna. HBO orders Elton John musical drama pilot True Blood creator Alan Ball is writing a pilot based on composer Antonio Salieri. Elton John producing True Blood writer pilot Debrett's unveil latest list of "people of influence and achievement in British society". Who are the most influential people in Britain? No Doubt, Keith Urban, Pitbull and Wilco are also playing New Orleans gigs. Lady Gaga, Ed Sheeran for New Orleans fest The couple tie the knot in a ceremony at their Windsor estate. Elton John and David Furnish marry The singer is marrying partner David Furnish on Sunday (December 21). Elton John to post Instagram wedding updates The couple will tie the knot while marking their ninth anniversary. Elton John and Furnish to marry next week The musician takes a backward tumble, jokes that he's "Not standing, yeah, yeah." Sir Elton John falls off chair at event ABC will pay tribute to Disney's 20-year run on Broadway with new special. Elton John, Darren Criss for Disney special The musician joins performers including Taylor Swift, Idina Menzel and Magic! Elton John joins New Year's Rockin' Eve 2015 The star will play four shows in the week before Glastonbury. Elton John announces 2015 UK stadium tour We bring you the best pictures from The X Factor's  Elton vs Whitney Week. X Factor: Week 7 in pictures The X Factor takes on Whitney and Elton – and we gather reactions! X Factor Week 7: Best Twitter reactions Find out which Elton and Whitney classics the finalists will be performing. The X Factor: Elton vs Whitney song list Contestants will cover two of pop music's biggest icons next week. X Factor announces next week's theme Sir Elton John, One Direction and Pharrell lead star-filled 'God Only Knows' cover. Stars unite for BBC Music launch single The tracks will feature on compilation album Now That's What I Call a Million. Take That, Journey hits pass 1m sales in UK Pharrell Williams' 'Happy' has sold 1.8 million copies in the UK. What do Pharrell, Aqua, Elton John all share? The singer will release Soundtrack of My Life via Decca on November 3. Osmond announces 60th album to mark 50 years Ollie Jochim is the 38th boy to play the lead role in the musical hit. Meet the new Billy Elliot - Ollie Jochim Sir Elton John believes that Jesus would approve of gay marriage today. Elton John: 'Jesus would be pro-gay' Prince, Led Zep, The Stone Roses, Kylie... and obviously Cher. Acts who haven't headlined Glasto, but should See Stallone, Hanks and more unexpected football fans show love for their clubs. He's a Gooner?! 10 surprising celeb footie fans The album will be released via Verve Records on September 9. Diana Krall announces new covers album