“Madman Across the Water,” “Honky Chateau” and his big self-titled debut have left their mark on the rock pop landscape. As his farewell tour rolls on, this list of Elton’s 10 best albums are a great summary of his career.
He’s been compared to Otis Redding and Joe Cocker but this talented singer-songwriter has an incomparable style unique to him, one that’s been honed during his popular live sets. These six songs are a great intro to Ray LaMontagne.
How do you follow up classics like “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road”? With an autobiographical masterpiece, that’s how. “Captain Fantastic” has aged exceptionally well – and is a wonderful peek into Elton John’s journey to rock-god stardom.