“Elton felt a bit conflicted about the record…relating in interviews at the time that he felt he’d been pressured to rush it out.”
“Slowhand” has deep respect for the songs of both colleagues and blues masters. And he puts his own spin on them, as this list shows.
After years as a hitmaking duo, Elton John and Bernie Taupin parted ways. So what were the factors that brought them back together?
Eight-tracks are a relic. But one collector shares his stories with those artists who were all too happy to relive their music on that format.