Elton John: i tributi “stellati”


Il tour finale da consumarsi fino al 2019. Nel frattempo iniziano i tributi. Elton John viene infatti celebrato con due compilazioni: ‘Revamp’ e ‘Restoration’ fuori il 6 aprile. La prima rende omaggio al repertorio pop (quello firmato anche da Bernie Taupin) e ha come protagonisti Coldplay, Alessia Cara, Ed Sheeran, Florence and the Machine, Mumford and Sons, Mary J. Blige, Q Tip & Demi Lovato, the Killers, Sam Smith, Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga e Queens of the Stone Age. La seconda (“boasts the who’s who of the country charts “) è completata da Little Big Town, Maren Morris, Don Henley and Vince Gill, Brothers Osborne, Miranda Lambert, Chris Stapleton, Lee Ann Womack, Kacey Musgraves, Rhonda Vincent and Dolly Parton, Miley Cyrus, Dierks Bentley, Rosanne Cash and Emmylou Harris, Willie Nelson.

Elton John racconta: “It’s always a huge compliment when an artist loves your song enough to take the time and effort to rework it. As songwriters, Bernie [Taupin] and myself are thrilled when singers we admire and respect as much as those on ‘Revamp’ & ‘Restoration’ choose to add their own unique twist in the process. It means that our music is still relevant and ultimately that our songs continue to reach new audiences. We’re humbled and thank them all for their generosity.”


1. Elton John, P!nk, Logic – “Bennie and The Jets”
2. Coldplay – “We All Fall In Love Sometime”
3. Alessia Cara – “I Guess That’s Why They Call It The Blues”
4. Ed Sheeran – “Candle In The Wind”
5. Florence And The Machine – “Tiny Dancer”
6. Mumford and Sons – “Someone Saved My Life Tonight”
7. Mary J. Blige – “Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word”
8. Q Tip feat. Demi Lovato – “Don’t Go Breaking My Heart”
9. The Killers – “Mona Lisas And Mad Hatters”
10. Sam Smith – “Daniel”
11. Miley Cyrus – “Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me”
12. Lady Gaga – “Your Song”
13. Queens of the Stone Age – “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road”


1. Little Big Town – “Rocket Man”
2. Maren Morris – “Mona Lisas And Mad Hatters”
3. Don Henley and Vince Gill – “Sacrifice”
4. Brothers Osborne – “Take Me To The Pilot”
5. Miranda Lambert – “My Father’s Gun”
6. Chris Stapleton – “I Want Love”
7. Lee Ann Womack – “Honky Cat”
8. Kacey Musgraves – “Roy Rogers”
9. Rhonda Vincent and Dolly Parton – “Please”
10. Miley Cyrus – “The Bitch Is Back”
11. Dierks Bentley – “Sad Songs (Say So Much)”
12. Rosanne Cash and Emmylou Harris – “This Train Don’t Stop”
13. Willie Nelson – “Border Song”