Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Bernie Taupin News - Page 3

 
VIDEO: Elton John & Taron Egerton Perform TINY DANCER 27th annual Elton John AIDS Fou Photo VIDEO: Elton John & Taron Egerton Perform TINY DANCER 27th annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party
by Stage Tube - Feb 25, 2019

During the auction lot for ROCKETMAN: an epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John, Alexander Gilkes welcomed to the stage actor Taron Egerton, star of the upcoming motion picture film. Following a short preview of the trailer and a round of bidding on a trip to the London premiere of the film, the audience was taken by surprise when Gilkes asked Taron to sing one of Elton John's songs. Only agreeing to the performance if Elton played the piano, guests were brought to their feet as they watched Elton John take his position on the keys while Taron belted out the lyrics to one of his most beloved ballads, "Tiny Dancer."

Iconic Music Publisher Martin Bandier To Be Honored with Visionary Leadership Award a Photo Iconic Music Publisher Martin Bandier To Be Honored with Visionary Leadership Award at Songwriters Hall of Fame
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2019

Martin Bandier, Chairman and CEO of Sony/ATV Music Publishing, will be awarded the Visionary Leadership Award at the 50th Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Dinner slated for Thursday, June 13th at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.  

The New York Pops Will Honor Nat King Cole's Centennial February 8 At Carnegie Hall Photo The New York Pops Will Honor Nat King Cole's Centennial February 8 At Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

The New York Pops, led by Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke, pays tribute to Nat King Cole's centennial with Unforgettable: Celebrating Nat King Cole and Friends today, February 8 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall.

Elton John Announces Dates for the 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' Tour Photo Elton John Announces Dates for the 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' Tour
by TV News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

Sir Elton John, recently crowned by Billboard as the most successful performing male solo artist of all time, today reveals details of the epic 15-date Australian and 3-date New Zealand leg of his global Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour.

The New York Pops Will Honor Nat King Cole's Centennial February 8 At Carnegie Hall Photo The New York Pops Will Honor Nat King Cole's Centennial February 8 At Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2019

The New York Pops, led by Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke, pays tribute to Nat King Cole's centennial with Unforgettable: Celebrating Nat King Cole and Friends on Friday, February 8 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall.

BLACK PANTHER, A STAR IS BORN Win Big at The 2018 Hollywood Music in Media Awards Photo BLACK PANTHER, A STAR IS BORN Win Big at The 2018 Hollywood Music in Media Awards
by TV News Desk - Nov 16, 2018

The 2018 Hollywood Music in Media Awards show on WEDNESDAY November 14th at The Avalon, Hollywood was a tremendous success. Some of the industry's finest talent were recognized. Here is the complete list of winners. Kudos to all that participated and congratulations to all on this distinguished list!

Icons & Idols: Rock and Roll Auction Results Announced Photo Icons & Idols: Rock and Roll Auction Results Announced
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2018

Michael Jackson's “Bad” World Tour Jacket Sold for $298,000

Julien's Auctions Presents Icons & Idols: Rock��"n��"Roll Featuring Property From Ber Photo Julien's Auctions Presents Icons & Idols: Rock��"n��"Roll Featuring Property From Bernie Taupin
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2018

A little more than a week before THE PERSONAL PROPERTY OF BERNIE TAUPIN auction takes place November 9 live at Hard Rock Café in New York and online at juliensauctions.com, Bernie Taupin, the legendary songwriter, pens his thoughts and reflections of his fabled five decade collaboration with Sir Elton John, who's embarking on his final world tour, and the impact of his lyrics to their iconic classic hit songs many of which will be sold at auction for the first time by Julien's Auctions.

The Prince's Trust to Sell Celebrity Outfits Donated By Mick Jagger, Lionel Richie, R Photo The Prince's Trust to Sell Celebrity Outfits Donated By Mick Jagger, Lionel Richie, Rod Stewart, Joan Collins, Britney Spears & Others
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2018

The Prince's Trust believes that every young person deserves the chance to succeed - so to raise funds for its work it is auctioning a collection of spectacular showbiz outfits of leading musicians and actors with Julien's Auctions' upcoming ICONS & IDOLS: ROCK-N-ROLL auction event on Saturday, November 10 live in Hard Rock Café in New York and online at juliensauctions.com. A marquee lineup featuring of items donated by Britney Spears, Lionel Richie, Mick Jagger, Rod Stewart, Joan Collins, Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne and more will star on the auction stage.

Prince's Final Stage Performance Guitar & More Will Rock Julien's Auctions' Two Day M Photo Prince's Final Stage Performance Guitar & More Will Rock Julien's Auctions' Two Day Music Auction Event
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2018

Julien's Auctions, the world–record breaking auction house, has announced that ICONS & IDOLS: ROCK–N–ROLL their two–day music extravaganza to take place Friday, November 9 and Saturday, November 10 live in Hard Rock Café in New York and online at www.juliensauctions.com. The all star lineup featuring hundreds of historical items of music giants Prince, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Elvis Presley, The Beatles and more joins the previously announced auctions of Bernie Taupin and Aretha Franklin.

Mykal Kilgore and More Updated Casting Announcements For Upcoming New York Pops Conce Photo Mykal Kilgore and More Updated Casting Announcements For Upcoming New York Pops Concerts At Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

Nikki Renee Daniels and Ryan Shaw will join The New York Pops and Music Director Steven Reineke for Unforgettable: Celebrating Nat King Cole and Friends on Friday, February 8, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, replacing previously announced soloist Billy Porter, who has withdrawn from this performance due to a schedule conflict. Unforgettable celebrates Nat King Cole's centennial, featuring his greatest hits alongside special selections from legends that he inspired.

Collection of Handwritten Lyrics to Some of the Greatest Pop Songs Ever On Sale Photo Collection of Handwritten Lyrics to Some of the Greatest Pop Songs Ever On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2018

THE PERSONAL PROPERTY OF BERNIE TAUPIN November 9 live at Hard Rock Café in New York and online at juliensauctions.com. This spotlight music artist auction event celebrates the 50th anniversary of Bernie Taupin's writing partnership with pop culture icon Sir Elton John whose fabled collaboration produced some of music's greatest hits of all time including, “Rocket Man,” “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road,” “Your Song,” “Candle In the Wind,” and “Daniel,” earning more than 30 gold and platinum albums together, 40 top 10 hit records and worldwide renown as one of pop music's greatest songwriting duos. The event kicks off Julien's Auctions two-day music auction extravaganza with ICONS & IDOLS: ROCK-N-ROLL taking place Saturday, November 10. The full lineup will be announced at a future date.

Elton John Adds Dates to 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' Tour Photo Elton John Adds Dates to 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' Tour
by TV News Desk - Sep 26, 2018

Unstoppable showman Elton John has added 25 more dates to his tour, according to Variety.  He's added multiple dates in Las Vegas, Philadelphia and several Canadian cities, among other stops. See the full list of the added stops below. 

Elton John Kicks Off 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' Tour 9/8 Photo Elton John Kicks Off 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' Tour 9/8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Superstar Elton John will kick off his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour in Allentown, PA on Saturday, September 8th with a high-energy set packed with songs from his legendary catalog. The 3-year, sold out tour will take the audience on a musical and visual journey with never-before-seen graphics and video content from his incredible 50- year career.

Hennepin Theatre Trust Presents Gordon Lightfoot In Concert Photo Hennepin Theatre Trust Presents Gordon Lightfoot In Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2018

Five-time Grammy-Award nominated musician and singer/songwriter, GORDON LIGHTFOOT, returns to Minneapolis as part of the BMO Harris Bank Living Legends series at the historic State Theatre (805 Hennepin Ave.) on Tuesday, Sept. 18 at 7:30 p.m. The evening of classic hits includes "If You Could Read My Mind," "Carefree Highway," "Sundown", as well as deep cuts for lifelong fans.  He'll also share behind the scenes stories from his legendary 50 year career.

Bryce Dallas Howard to Play Elton John's Mother in ROCKETMAN Biopic Photo Bryce Dallas Howard to Play Elton John's Mother in ROCKETMAN Biopic
by TV News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

According to Variety, Bryce Dallas Howard is set to play Elton John's mother in Paramount's biopic “Rocketman.”

Jamie Bell to Play Bernie Taupin in Paramount's Upcoming Elton John Biopic ROCKETMAN Photo Jamie Bell to Play Bernie Taupin in Paramount's Upcoming Elton John Biopic ROCKETMAN
by TV News Desk - Jun 21, 2018

According to Variety, Jamie Bell is in negotiations to play Bernie Taupin, the famed songwriter who collaborated on 30 albums with Elton John, in Paramount's biopic "Rocketman" starring Taron Egerton as John.

VIDEO: Check Out A Sneak Peak for Upcoming CBS Special ELTON JOHN: I'M STILL STANDING Photo VIDEO: Check Out A Sneak Peak for Upcoming CBS Special ELTON JOHN: I'M STILL STANDING, A GRAMMY SALUTE
by TV News Desk - Apr 9, 2018

Music stars Alessia Cara, Miley Cyrus, Kesha, Lady Gaga, Miranda Lambert, John Legend, Little Big Town, Chris Martin, Shawn Mendes, Maren Morris, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, and SZA celebrate the illustrious career of Elton John on the tribute special 'Elton John: I'm Still Standing-A GRAMMY® Salute,' to be broadcast Tuesday, April 10 (9-11 p.m., ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. The concert showcases musicians from multiple genres performing classic songs from Elton John's impressive music catalog with longtime co-writer Bernie Taupin and features special appearances by Jon Batiste, Neil Patrick Harris, Christopher Jackson, Anna Kendrick, Gayle King, Lucy Liu, Valerie Simpson, and Hailee Steinfeld.

Amazon Music Announces Immersive Programming Experience The Soundboard with Elton Joh Photo Amazon Music Announces Immersive Programming Experience The Soundboard with Elton John
by TV News Desk - Apr 3, 2018

Amazon Music today announces "The Soundboard with Elton John," an immersive original audio program that offers fans an exclusive listen to intimate conversations and storytelling with today's musical icons.

Van Wezel Announces Brian Wilson Photo Van Wezel Announces Brian Wilson
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2018

Just announced! Grammy Award-winning music legend and Beach Boys co-founder, Brian Wilson, returns to the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 7:30 PM.

      3       …