Two essential Ringo Starr discs, 1973's Ringo and 1974's Goodnight Vienna--the latter featuring a guest appearance by the Rocket Man---have been remastered by Ron McMaster at Capitol Mastering for worldwide reissue on heavyweight, 180-gram vinyl LPs. Both albums are available now for preorder and will be released by Capitol/UMe on January 19, 2018.
Elton recently spoke with Eminem for Interview magazine, and compared the 45-year-old to Mick Jagger.
The Killers, Carrot Top, David Copperfield, Boyz II Men, Penn & Teller and other performers appeared onstage at the Vegas Strong Benefit Concert on Friday in Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena, the largest musical event to pay tribute to the victims of the October 1 shooting. 58 people were killed and hundreds were injured.
Elton is grieving the loss of his mother.
This year for World AIDS Day, the Elton John AIDS Foundation has partnered with Kwippit, a new mobile messaging app, to raise awareness about the global AIDS epidemic and money for the organisation's lifesaving work.