SIR Elton John has been spotted being carried to a boat by two muscly minders during a holiday in Italy. It appeared the music icon wasn’t keen on getting his feet wet after a long lunch with his husband David Furnish, so it seems he asked them for a little lift. Carrying a multi-award winning musician seemed to be a little daunting for the pair chosen to lift Elton, 71, into the speed boat. Their faces looked as though they were gripped with concentration as they manoeuvred him from the beach into the boat. A couple of worried looking helpers rallied around with their arms outstretched, should the unthinkable of happened. Even Elton looked as though he was concentrating hard – with his tongue poking out slightly as the pair gave him a helping hand. Elton John is seen licking his lips after sharing a kiss with David Beckham Once on board, Elton looked delighted at managing to stay dry and grinned as he perched next to David. The pair are currently enjoying a sun-soaked … [Read more...] about Sir Elton John is CARRIED to a boat by two minders after long lunch with husband David Furnish
Elton John puts his best foot forward while on his summer hols - in specially, branded EJ shoes. Elton, 71, was seen with his husband David Furnish in Porto Cervo, Italy. And David completed the Elton theme by carrying a shopping bag brandishing the singer’s face. The pair are enjoying some time off with their boys Zachary, seven, and Elijah, five. The superstar singer's appearance comes days after he ranted against Brexit saying the British people were lied to. He argued that the Brexit divorce is like a cereal which makes you "throw up". The Remain-supporting pop icon hit out at the referendum result and those who championed the Vote Leave campaign as the Brexit deadline looms. He said the UK's departure from the UK was as confusing as “walking through Hampton Court maze blind-folded, being turned around 16 times and trying to find your way out". He doesn't believe Brits knew what they were voting for when they went to the polls in the June 2016 referendum. The Rocket … [Read more...] about Elton John does his worst to blend in on holiday with David Furnish
Life by Press Association July 5, 2018, 8:18 am FacebookTwitterLinkedInWhatsAppEmail Sign up to our Daily newsletter Sir Elton John was approached about an X Factor judging role but was too busy, husband David Furnish has said. Robbie Williams and his wife Ayda Field are thought to be joining the talent show, after being signed up by Simon Cowell, but full details are yet to be revealed. Furnish told The Sun: “There was talk about the possibility of a judging role for Elton. “But he does 100 shows a year and he doesn’t have time for X Factor judging roles. We’re too busy with Elton’s tour”. Williams and Field are believed to be replacing long-serving judge Louis Walsh and pop star Nicole Scherzinger. Sharon Osbourne will only appear as a judge during the live episodes, skipping the audition process of the ITV series, which returns in August. Sign up to our Daily newsletter More from the Evening Telegraph Teenage Saturday … [Read more...] about Elton John was too busy for X Factor judging role, says David Furnish
HE'S one half of one of the biggest celebrity couples in the world, but how much do you know about David Furnish? We've got the lowdown on the Candian filmmaker who is married to Elton John... Who is David Furnish and what's his background? David Furnish was born in 1962 in Toronto, Canada. His father, Jack Furnish, was a director at a pharmaceutical company and he is the middle of three brothers. David graduated from university in 1985 after studying business administration. He was later recruited by advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather, where he was transferred to London and transferred to the company's board. He since transferred his talents to film making, famously directing Elton John documentary Tantrums & Tiaras in 1997, as well as producing Pride and Predator in 2009 and Gnomeo & Juliet in 2011. He also serves on the board of the Elton John AIDS charity and is a contributing editor to Tatler and a regular columnist for GQ. How long has David Furnish been with … [Read more...] about Who is David Furnish? Elton John’s husband who has two children with the legendary singer
ELTON John is a well-loved and world-famous English singer, who has a back catalogue of work dating back over 50 years. The icon has announced he is retiring from touring but first he is off on a 300-show world tour - here's what we know about the superstar... How old is Elton John? Elton John is a 71-year-old singer/songwriter responsible for some of the most well-known pop songs in music history. These include Rocket Man, Crocodile Rock, Candle in the Wind, Your Song, Tiny Dance, and Saturday Night's Alright (For Fighting). Starting life as a pianist in a pub at the age of fifteen, his career in the spotlight has spanned over half a century. He was born Reginald "Reggie" Dwight, but adopted the stage name Elton John when he started performing professionally. The name is a combination of saxophone player Elton Dean, and blues singer Long John Baldry. He has had a long-term professional collaborator in songwriter Bernie Taupin, who has been credited for many of Elton's hits. Elton is a … [Read more...] about How old is Elton John, what’s his net worth, who is his husband David Furnish and what are his most famous songs?