A couple of months ago, Alison Thorsteinsen was stunned to hear Elton playing her track, Cowboy, on his Rocket Hour show.
Bob Gruen has photographed Elton, the Clash, John Lennon, Blondie, and many other music-makers.
Prince historian Duane Tudahl is back with a second book: His first one was called Prince and the Purple Rain Era Studio Sessions 1983 & 1984. The latest one, Prince and the Parade and Sign O' The Times Era Studio Sessions 1985 & 1986, contains a foreword by Sir Elton.
A poll of 2,000 people has revealed that Lady Gaga and Eastenders star June Brown top the list of Britain's favourite unanticipated celebrity pairings. Gaga appears on the compilation twice: She and Tony Bennett are in 7th place. Elton and Eminem are just above them, in the 6th spot.
Cheatsheet.com is looking back at a Spin magazine interview with John Lennon in which he spoke about Elton.