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The many lives of Elton John

by Susan Crimp

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Published by Carol Pub. Group in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • John, Elton.,
    • Rock musicians -- England -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Susan Crimp and Patricia Burstein.
      ContributionsBurstein, Patricia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML410.J64 C7 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 310 p. :
      Number of Pages310
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1564882M
      ISBN 101559721111
      LC Control Number91046624

        Elton John is a British singer, pianist and composer. Along with selling more than million records, he has found success on Broadway, composing the music score for the Tony award-winning hit.   • Me by Elton John is published by Pan Macmillan on 15 October at £25, and RRP $ in Australia. To order a copy for £, go to .

      Elton John is a winner in many coke and alcohol finished the lives of many great talented musicians (think Elvis, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, David Bowie et al), he fought back, came out clean and also spreads the message/5(K). Elton John is also a reference in the fight against HIV. Every year at the end of the Oscar gala he gives a famous party to raise funds for this cause. Not surprisingly, John lost many friends to.

        Hip hop and rap artist Eminem was taking up to '30 Vicodin a day' and nearly died of an overdose before receiving help from Elton John, a new book obtained by reveals.. The time.   Thankfully, Elton John avoids these pitfalls and, assisted by journalist Alexis Petridis, produces a remarkably self-lacerating and frequently hilarious account of a fantastic life. In common with many confessional works, it is the /5(13).


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The Many Lives of Elton John book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A probing biography of the unlikely superstar looks bey /5. The Many Lives of Elton John [Crimp, Susan, Burstein, Patricia] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Many Lives of Elton John/5(2). Buy a cheap copy of The Many Lives of Elton John book by Susan Crimp. A probing biography of the unlikely superstar looks beyond Elton John's flamboyant costumes and famous temper tantrums to focus on his stormy relationship with his Free shipping over $/5(2).

Elton John wrote with a frankness and candor that many biographers do not. There were parts that I have to admit made me a little uncomfortable, but as I said he didn't mince words not happenings.

Taking us from his quite abysmal childhood, his early confusion about his sexual identity, to his excess drug, and alcohol use, to becoming the /5.

Having led many lives - Elton's charity work alone makes him worthy of a serious biography - there so much more to the man than sex, drugs and rock and roll. Although they all are fully represented.

An honest, sometimes deeply moving and often gloriously funny book. Thank you "Sharon". Read more/5(K). Get this from a library. The many lives of Elton John. [Susan Crimp; Patricia Burstein] -- Describes how the musician became a star, his personal life, and achievements.

Sir Elton Hercules John CH CBE (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight; 25 March ) is an English singer, songwriter, pianist, and The many lives of Elton John book. He has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin since ; they have collaborated on more than 30 albums.

John has sold more than million records, making him one of the best-selling music artists. He has more than fifty Top 40 hits in the UK. For 20 years Elton John has been one of the most successful musicians in the world. Labelled as overweight, unattractive and bisexual, he is also quite unlike the typical superstar.

This is the story of how he became famous, a journey as surreal as his flamboyant stage performances. Crimp/Burstein come in second to Philip Norman's Elton John (p. 38), which is longer, far denser in detail, richer with interviews, and boasts a thorough discography. Norman also writes better--not great, but better--and his length soaks you so deeply in John that the entertainer, despite his flaws, draws you in with considerable warmth.

Elton John contains over 90 photographs of the star in concert, behind the scenes, and in private. Featuring a discography and a comprehensive text, this book will delight Elton John fans who remember the glory days and those who are rediscovering his. The Many Lives of Elton John Susan Crimp, Author, Patricia Burstein, With Carol Publishing Corporation $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

Ponderous and overburdened with unnecessary detail, this biography makes Elton John, one of the most flamboyant performers in rock 'n' roll history, seem flat and uninteresting. Crimp and Burstein (Hollywood Sisters: Jackie and Joan Collins) present the already well-chronicled facts of John's career and private life credibly enough but couch Author: Susan Crimp.

Sir Elton John, CBE, is a multi-award winning solo artist who has achieved 38 gold and 31 platinum or multi-platinum albums, has sold more than million records worldwide, and holds the record for the biggest-selling single of all time, ‘Candle in the Wind ’/5(K).

Bernard John "Bernie" Taupin (born 22 May ) is an English lyricist, poet, writer, and visual artist. He is best known for his long-term collaboration with Elton John, having written the lyrics for most of John's songs. InTaupin answered an advertisement placed in the UK music paper New Musical Express by Liberty Records, a company that was seeking new songwriters.

Elton John has a few homes. His main home is in Windsor, England. He and his husband, David, have 2 sons and want them to grow up in a normal fashion. Going to school with their friends, their Dads doing the school thing. It’s the kind of life he’.

Sir Elton Hercules John, CBE, is one of the most highly acclaimed and successful solo artists of all time. Elton has achieved 26 gold, 38 platinum or multi-platinum and 1 diamond, 40 platinum or multi-platinum, and 23 gold albums, over 50 Top 40 hits, and he has sold more than million records worldwide.

Musician Elton John opens the doors to his antique-filled house in London and his lavish s home perched above Nice, France. By Elizabeth Lamber t. Photography by Scott France s. November Whether he is regarded as a phenominal performer or a piano-playing clown; an audacious character or a major pop star, no one can deny the impact Elton John has made on the rock music of today.

He has come a long, long way from being tubby, shy Reg Dwight of Pinner. This is the triumphant story of how Elton John soared to superstardom. Mercury’s life has touched so many lives that he is still fondly remembered even 26 years after his death. His close friend, Elton John shared heartbreaking details about the singer’s last days in a book called Love is the Cure: On Life, Loss, and the End of AIDS.

As John recounted the tragic events that lead to Mercury’s death, he. Sir Elton John is one of the most esteemed, beloved, and best-selling songwriters, performers, and recording artists in history.

His monumental career has spanned five decades, during which time he has sold million records worldwide. His single, "Candle in the Wind ," a tribute to his friend Princess Diana, is the bestselling single in Billboard history/5(12).

elton john writes queen elizabeth slapped her nephew across the face in front of him in new book Elton’s husband David found the actors “squaring up to each other” and preparing to trade blows.The world's most visited unofficial James Bond website with daily updates, news & analysis of all things and an extensive encyclopaedia.

Get your dose of Ian Fleming's spy from Sean Connery to Daniel Craig with our expert online coverage and a rich, colour print magazine dedicated to : Greg Bechtloff. Elton John: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal. There was a rumor about Elton John’s retirement. Currently, he is far from rumors and controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size. Elton John has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and he weighs 87 Kg.

Elton’s hair color is brown and his eyes color is dark : Smriti Shakya.