Iconic singer Elton John celebrates 70th birthday
< Don’t let the sun go down because it’s Elton’s birthday!
The iconic musician Elton John turns 70th today.
Reginald Kenneth Dwight or Elton John was born in Pinner, England in 1947, With a career spanning five decades, Sir Elton has sold more than 100 million records, making him one of the most successful musicians of all time – and a bona fide legend to boot.
The Oscar and Grammy-winner singer who is also known for a range of hit songs, including “Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me”, “Rocket Man”, “I’m Still Standing”, “Bennie and the Jets” and “Candle in the Wind”.
A gala fundraising event will be held in Los Angeles on Saturday to mark John’s milestone birthday and his 50-year writing partnership with Bernie Taupin. The event will be hosted by actor Rob Lowe and will feature performances by Lady gaga and other surprise guests.