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Icons Revisited - Elton John

Synopsis

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9/10. Johnnie Walker continues a survey of previously aired profiles of iconic pop stars with Paul Sexton 's 60th-birthday tribute to pop giant Elton John , who gives an extensive interview in this programme from March 2007. The once glam music mogul has sold an estimated 250 million records, many of them with lyricist Bernie Taupin , who also reflects on his collaborator's output. Fanning the flames of festiveness are Rod Stewart , Brian Wilson , Kiki Dee , Rufus Wainwright , Jake Shears (of Scissor Sisters), guitarists Davey Johnstone and Caleb Quayle , and Philip Norman. (Revised repeat)

Contributors

Unknown: Johnnie Walker
Unknown: Paul Sexton
Unknown: Elton John
Unknown: Bernie Taupin
Unknown: Rod Stewart
Unknown: Brian Wilson
Unknown: Kiki Dee
Unknown: Rufus Wainwright
Unknown: Jake Shears
Guitarists: Davey Johnstone
Guitarists: Caleb Quayle
Guitarists: Philip Norman.






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