It ranks as one of those “must-hear-before-you-die” albums. With millions of copies sold, you probably had it too. But here are a few things you might not know about Elton’s “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” album.
Many songs by the Beatles, Elton John, and the Moody Blues would’ve been much different without the deft hand of a skilled arranger. Even the Ramones utilized some strings. But exactly when did “strings” become a “thing” in rock?
“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.
The guys at NASA mission control have a fun side-job: Morning DJs for the astronauts high above us. From U2 to Bowie to Elton John, here are some of their spot-on choices.