Candle in the Wind
To paraphrase the Ringo Starr classic, it don’t always come easy, and that was the case with Elton John’s “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road.” Elton took his team — lyricist Bernie Taupin, guitarist Davey Johnstone, bassist Dee Murray, drummer Nigel Olsson and producer Gus Dudgeon — to Jamaica to record the follow-up to two consecutive #1 albums: 1972’s “Honky Chateau” and 1973’s “Don’t Shoot Me, I’m Only The Piano Player.”
63-year-old [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Sir Elton John[/lastfm] might have already released a plethora of perfectly constructed pop-rock tunes, but he says there is no way his career is over.
Our ‘Tickets @ Two’ song is “Candle In the Wind,” by [lastfm]Elton John [/lastfm] who just got rave reviews on his recent performance at Citizens Bank Arena in Ontario on being very personal and talking […]
It’s an Elton John weekend, and we’re giving away tickets to his “All Hits-All Nite” concert! But before he became the “Piano Man,” [lastfm]Elton John[/lastfm] was Reginald Kenneth Dwight.