ELTON JOHN ANNOUNCES NEW PROJECT WITH BERNIE TAUPIN
Matt Case - November 7th, 2023 - 6:35am PST
In a heartfelt moment that underscored a partnership lasting more than five decades, Elton John inducted his long-time collaborator, Bernie Taupin, into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame over the weekend. With a legacy of hits to their joint credit, Sir Elton's speech provided a touching tribute to their shared success and enduring friendship.
The prolific pair, whose work has defined a generation of music, teased fans with the promise of new material. John and Taupin announced that they have completed work on an album, a project which, in typical flamboyant fashion, John guaranteed would "surprise the s--- out of you."
While details such as album titles or release dates remain closely guarded secrets, anticipation is already building among fans and industry insiders alike. This announcement came during the celebration of Taupin's career milestone, adding to the excitement of the evening.
The hallmarks of their partnership — poignant lyrics by Taupin matched with John's memorable melodies — have been a recipe for chart-topping songs. This collaboration has not only earned them critical acclaim but also a special place in the hearts of fans around the world.
The forthcoming album is poised to be a landmark addition to their illustrious catalog. Admirers of their work are eagerly awaiting the next chapter in the storied career of one of music's most iconic duos.