Posts tagged "elton john"

When A 4-Year-Old Wants To Dress As Elton John For Halloween, You Let Him Dress As Elton John For Halloween

My friend Mary's son Leo has quite a thing for Elton John's hit song "Crocodile Rock." Over the past few months, he became a little bit obsessed with it -- and the outlandish costume John wears in the Muppet music video for the track. So of course when Halloween rolled around, Leo had to go…
By: Julie Gerstein / November 1, 2012

Channing Tatum Backs Dat Ass Up — Into Elton John

Channing Tatum showed off his booty-poppin' moves while Elton John performed at the 2012 Concert for the Rainforest Fund earlier this week. Tatum is, of course, a former stripper; the upcoming film, "Magic Mike," in which he stars alongside a whole bunch of other hunky dudes, is partially based on his experience as an exotic…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 5, 2012

Evening Quickies: Elton John Talks Whitney Houston, Cocaine Abuse

Talking about Whitney Houston's recent death, which has been officially ruled a drowning, Elton John said, "I could have easily ended up like Whitney Houston. It's a miracle I didn't. Because I'm sure I did as much cocaine as she ever did." Why do celebrities always chime in with this It could have bee…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 29, 2012

Elton John Has Surrogate’s Breast Milk Shipped To Him

"We have the breast milk Fed-Exed from where she is. We have one nanny and we're very hands-on. We change him, we bathe him, we feed him and we read him a story every night... The worst thing you can do to a child, and I've seen it happen so many times, is the silver…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / April 26, 2011

American Sex Ed Sucks, Says Elton John

“The stigma [around HIV/AIDS] hasn't gone away after 30 years, and young people are still getting infected. We can't get to the young people in this country because it's very conservative and you can't get into schools to teach people about sex. We can in Africa, but we can't seem to over here. With…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 2, 2011

Quickies: Elton John’s Gay Adoption Magazine Cover Censored & “State Of The Union” Funny Faces

A Harps Supermarket in Arkansas put up a "family shield" over Us Weekly's cover of Elton John, his husband David Furnish, and their new baby, Zachary, to protect sensitive eyes from the EVILZ of gay love. [Styleite] Kelsey Grammer is allegedly inviting his ex-wife Camille Grammer to his wedding to Kayte Walsh, because…
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 26, 2011

Elton John Enjoys The Scent Of Dirty Diapers

"I love the smell of [soiled] nappies ... Fatherhood is fantastic ... It's been the most wonderful thing that’s happened to me after meeting David. This little soul that you're feeding, changing, bathing and telling bedtime stories to is a blank canvas. And all it needs is love and nurturing. When he gets to talking…
By: Ami Angelowicz / January 24, 2011

Elton John Has A Baby Boy!

Elton John is father to a new baby boy! The "Rocket Man" singer became father of his own little "Tiny Dancer" on December 25, with his husband David Furnish. Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John was born via anonymous surrogate in California. "We are overwhelmed with happiness and joy at this very special moment," the…
By: Jessica Wakeman / December 28, 2010

Elton John Defends His Performance At Rush Limbaugh’s Wedding

"I said, 'I suppose you're wondering what the f**k I'm doing here,' and they collapsed in laughter. It took the heat off. I said, 'I'm probably the most famous gay man in the world. I'm coming in peace. Please, let's not say people are horrible because they're different. That's not acceptable in this day…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 13, 2010

Quotable: Eminem Declares His Support For Gay Marriage

"I think if two people love each other, then what the hell? I think that everyone should have the chance to be equally miserable, if they want."-- Eminem, who has written lyrics considered homophobic in the past, declares his support for gay marriage in an interview with The New York Times. I find…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 17, 2010

Why Would Elton John Play Rush Limbaugh’s Wedding?

Pineapple on pizza. High-heeled sneakers. Sending the "Sex and the City 2" cast to the Middle East. There are a lot of things that make me think, "What the hell were they thinking?!" Here's another -- this weekend, super conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh got married for the fourth time, and outspoken gay singer,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 7, 2010

Quickies: Elton John Says Jesus Was Gay & Tiger Woods’ Mom Sticks Up For Him

Elton John says Jesus was not only smart, but also gay. [BBC] Hilary Duff just got engaged to her hockey star boyfriend Mike Comrie. [Starpulse] Kristen Stewart suggested to producers that they should split the final "Twilight" movie, "Breaking Dawn," into two films.[Starpulse]…
By: Edo Chorm / February 19, 2010

Weird And Random Celebrity Song Dedications

During his concert in Philly on Saturday, Elton John dedicated a song to Reese Witherspoon, who was there with her BF, Jake Gyllenhal. Before he started playing "Tiny Dancer," Elton said, "Reese, this one's for you." We think it was pretty random of the singer to shout out Reese, but musicians are always busting…
By: Nikki Dowling / August 3, 2009

Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week Of November 25th 2008

MUSIC Guns N’ Roses Chinese Democracy Axl Rose’s anthemic rock voice still makes my panties wetter than the November rain. Chinese Democracy, inflated by all the hype and a very, very long wait, surprisingly lives up to its promise -- even with the all new band line-up. “Better” has some of the sickest…
By: Simcha / November 25, 2008

Eight Songs Inspired By The Very Famous

Don't you ever wonder what it would be like to be a singer or band's muse? Some of the most recognizable songs ever are written about some of the most famous people ever -- after the jump, the inside story behind eight great tunes, from "Sweet Caroline" to "Cry Me A River." Some of them…
By: Leigh Raines / November 15, 2008

The Top 5 Songs About Sexy Teachers

In high school, I begged my guidance counselor to switch my schedule just so I could get the hottest, most aptly named English teacher: Mr. Johnson. He had curly ringlets, the cutest butt, a blue convertible, and liked to read poetry aloud to us. Mr. Johnson was so irresistible, there was a rumor going around…
By: Simcha / September 10, 2008

Star Couplings: Elton John & Lily Allen Win The Best Bitch Fight Of The Year

At the GQ Men of the Year Awards in London, Elton John and Lily Allen got into it. When Elton called out Lily for being drunk on stage, she spat, "F*** off Elton, I'm 40 years younger than you, I have my whole life ahead of me." To which he replied, "I could still snort…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 3, 2008

Fit For A Queen

There’s a new queen in England, and she’s got more poise than Her Majesty and more cleavage than Elton John. It’s 17-year-old, size 16 beauty queen Chloe Marshall! She’ll be strutting her stuff in the Miss England Pageant in July, but she’s already become a media darling. “What I am promoting is a healthy girl…
By: Simcha / April 2, 2008